We hear of the term – “Avengers Leaders” and the first name that pops into our head is Captain America. But there are a lot many Avengers Leaders who are just as capable as him.
Sam Wilson may be one of the newest Avengers Leaders. But he is a seasoned veteran who has been in the superhero game for a long time. The Falcon has been around, aiding Captain America fight evil for a long time. He has gained quite an amount of expertise in leadership shadowing the First Avenger. Moreover Sam Wilson brings something not even Captain America brings to the table. He is much more compassionate and an out of the box thinker than Steve Rogers is. That makes him a better leader in some regards.
Otherwise known as Spectrum, Monica Rambeau is one of the most powerful Marvel heroes to ever exist. She can tap into and manipulate the entirety of the electromagnetic spectrum. She has also served as one of the Avengers Leaders. And she was quite good at it too. Rambeau‘s resolve and confidence helped the team get out of the aftermath of the explosion of the Avengers mansion in the 80’s. She then led the team into a new era for a new generation of readers.
Not many see Hawkeye as leadership material. Most of us just see a guy in purple spandex wielding a bow and arrow and we just look past him. But mind you, Clint Barton is one of the greatest leaders in Avengers’ History. He once led the West Coast Avengers, a team that used to be obscure but under Barton’s tutelage, grew to widespread fame. There was a time when Hawkeye even led the team with members like Wonder Man, Hank Pym, and Iron Man. Hawkeye is always very calm and composed under pressure. He seldom lets his temper get the better of him and is always the first one to take the logical route, no matter how hard or tough the decision is.
He may talk too funny at times but when push comes to shove, Thor is an inspiration to his teammates. The Odinson has an uncanny ability to inspire valor and courage within the Avengers. having hand hundreds of years of experience in the battlefield, Thor has become one of the earliest and most successful Avenger leaders to ever grace the Marvel Comic Book Universe.
For T’Challa, leadership runs in his blood. As the heir to the throne of Wakanda and the chief of the ruling Panther Tribe, Black Panther leads an entire nation. Wakanda is the zenith of prosperity and development because the nation has T’Challa at the helm. T’Challa’s courage under fire as well as the poise and grace he brings to the table are notable leadership traits. A man of his word, Black Panther never backs down from a promise and is always looking for ways to do the right thing, no matter what it costs. He is also a very empathetic soul, a key leadership quality if you want to be one of the greatest Avengers Leaders.
One of the founding members of the Avengers, the Wasp has also been known for her notable run as one of the most successful Avengers Leaders. When the Wasp started out as one of the Avengers Leaders, there was quite a bit of resistance from the other members. Heroes like Hercules were openly vocal about her incompetency. The Wasp proved her mettle when the Avengers met with a surprise attack that could have taken them down for good. But under her leadership, they were able to turn the tides of that battle.