CLC raises $1 million+ for endowment

New fund’s continued growth will impact Cleveland’s future  Cleveland Leadership Center has raised just over $1 million in the first phase of the organization’s Endowment Fund campaign. “The endowment will enable us to apply resources to pressing community issues, convene leaders to address those issues, and explore innovative approaches to deepen the impact leaders can…

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If I could talk to my younger self… with Jason Therrien

15 minutes with Jason Therrien (LC ’17) President of thunder::tech and CLC Board Member   What were your goals at the beginning of your career? I didn’t have a singular “big goal” at the beginning of my career. My beliefs then are the same as they are now – I want to make sure I’m…

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Patrick Haggerty receives the Legacy of Justice Award

Patrick Haggerty (LC2 2013, LC 2012) received the Legacy of Justice award from The Legal Aid Society of Cleveland on November 25. In a release by Frantz Ward, where he serves as Partner, he was honored for, “the devotion of his time and energy serving Legal Aid clients as a past Board Member, Chair of…

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CLC alumni recognized as Cleveland Champions

Cleveland.com recently recognized “Cleveland Champions: 25 people and organizations who are lifting up their communities.” The list includes: Donté Gibbs (CBB 2019) Erika Anthony (CBB 2014, CEBC 2013, CLI 2010)\ LaJean Ray (LC2 2019, LC 2012) Stephanie Morrison Hrbek (LC 2001) Tim Tramble (LC 2010) The list also included two past Accelerate presenters, Daniel Gray-Kontar…

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Ten CLC alums make Crain’s 2019 Forty under 40 list

Ten alumni from across CLC programs made Crain’s Cleveland Business’ 2019 Forty Under 40 list. They are: Susan Burnoski (CLI ’11) Shelly Cayette (CLI ’14) Tracy Francis (CLI ’15, CBB ’14) Kenya Guess (LC ’19) Mark Hammer (LookUp ’07) John Kane (CBB ’19) Erin Luke (CBB ’19, CLI ’15) Marianella Napolitano (CBB ’15) Autumn Russell…

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