Lauren Onkey to head NPR Music

Lauren Onkey (LC 2013) has been named Senior Director of NPR Music – a move that will take her to Washington D.C. According to a Crain’s Business Cleveland article, “NPR said Onkey will lead the segment’s team of journalists, critics and more to expand the impact of NPR Music and ‘continue positioning public radio as an…

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CLC names alumni director

Christian Swol has been named to the newly created position of Director of Alumni and Community Engagement at the Cleveland Leadership Center. Swol, who begins at CLC November 1, will focus on helping alumni of all CLC programs become more civically engaged and able to have positive impact on the community. He will build on…

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Jowan Smith featured in Today’s Family Magazine

“Thinking about sending your kids to college can be stressful, overwhelming, scary, exciting, happy and sad –– all at once sometimes –– but parents can find support, resources and expert advice from Getting Our Babies to College 101. Parents get peer-to-peer advice from Jowan Smith, founder of Getting Our Babies to College 101, through workshops…

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CLC alumni are Influential Women in Finance

Three CLC alumni have made Crain’s inaugural Influential Women in Finance list. Ndeda Letson (LC 2014, LC2 2015) Rachel Rawson (LC 2013) Radhika Reddy (LC 2009) According to Crain’s, “They are more than just number crunchers. They’re strategic thinkers and trusted advisers. Most importantly, they are trailblazers in their field. They have a passion for…

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CLC alumni on Crain’s Forty Under 40

Five CLC alumni have made the 2017 Cleveland Crain’s Business’ Forty Under 40 list. Maggie Rivera (CBB 2018) Joseph Roszak (LC 2017, LC2 2018) Jenny Spencer (CBB 2011) Jason J. Therrien (LC 2017) Alesha Washington (CLI 2009) They will be honored at the annual awards event on November 20, 2017 to honor what Crain’s describes as, “the…

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