Four CLC alum among the 2020 Newsmaker Award honorees

As part of their 40th anniversary, Crain’s Cleveland Business is honoring eight Newsmakers (two for each decade), “who have had a lasting impact on our region since Crain’s first published on March 31, 1980.” Mike Benz (ALI 2018, LC 1995, CLC Board) Tom Chema (LC 1991) David Gilbert (LC 2001) Beth Mooney (LC 2008) See…

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Two alumni on the 2020 Cleveland’s Most Interesting People list

Phyllis Harris (LC2 2020, LC 2019, CEBC 2013) and Felton Thomas (LC 2010) have been named as two of Crain’s Cleveland Business‘ Cleveland’s Most Interesting People 2020, which Crain’s labels as, “the foundation of our past and the hope for our future. They keep us grounded, inspire movements and help us see our city in…

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Three CLC alumni honored as YWCA’s 2020 Women of Achievement

Three CLC alumni have been named to the YWCA Greater Cleveland’ 2020 Women of Achievement. Mary Kim Elkins (LC 2019), Stamy Paul (LC 2020), and Patricia Shlonsky (LC 2012) will receive their awards at the YWCA annual luncheon on June 1, 2020. According to YWCA Greater Cleveland President & CEO Margaret Mitchell (LC 2011), “Each…

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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: DontĂ© 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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