Thomas Adler makes the 2021 Eight Over 80

Thomas Adler (LC 1978) was recently named to Crain’s Cleveland Business‘ Eight Over 80 for 2021. According to the announcement published by Crain’s, the members of this year’s class are, “this trailblazers and icons” who “lift up our region through their experience and perspective, which they are sharing, too, with the next generation.” See the…

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Food bank, led by Kristin Warzocha, to receive the 2020 Isaiah Award

The Greater Cleveland Food Bank, led by Kristin Warzocha (LC 2010, CBB 2002, CLC Board), will receive the the AJC Cleveland 2020 Isaiah Award for Human Relations on April 16. The Isaiah Award for Human Relations recognizes nonprofits who, “show significant initiative and leadership towards advancing intergroup understanding and respect.” The keynote for the virtual…

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Marianne Crosley and Lorna Wisham honored

CLC President and CEO Marianne Crosley and Lorna Wisham (LC 2005) recently were announced as 2021 Women of Distinction by the Girl Scouts of North East Ohio. The honor celebrates and recognizes, “women in northeast Ohio who go above and beyond to make our communities better places to live, work, and raise a family.” See the…

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Six alumni on the 20/30 Club’s 2021 Movers & Shakers

The Cleveland Professional 20/30 Club’s 2021 Northeast Ohio Top 25 Under 35 Movers & Shakers Awards include six CLC alumni. According to a post on the Club’s website, “The Awards recognize 25 young leaders under 35 years of age that have a record of excellence in their work, civic engagement and philanthropic efforts. These individuals…

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Remembering former LC Director and LookUp founder Judy Ruggie

Former Leadership Cleveland Director (1983-1992) and Look Up To Cleveland Founder, Judy Ruggie, 83, passed away at her home in Montana on Saturday, January 16, 2021. The full obituary as published in The Plain Dealer from Jan. 21 to Jan. 22, 2021: “Mover and Shaker Judith Marie Ruggie, 83, died peacefully at her home in…

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