A transformational leader takes you to someplace you’ve never been, without a pre-defined roadmap on how to get there. A transactional leader helps you implement a proven solution for a known situation. Martin Luther King transformed the way we looked at race and inclusion (transformational leadership). A CEO implements Six Sigma as a quality system to improve customer satisfaction and operating efficiency (transactional leadership).
Here is a short list of transformational leaders.
Martin Luther King
Who would you add?