Accelerate presenters from Heights featured

Four Cleveland Heights residents are among those who will present 28 visions of creating positive change in Cleveland at Accelerate: Citizens Make Change, a civic pitch competition, on Wednesday, Feb. 27, 5:30 p.m., at the Global Center for Health Innovation in Cleveland, reports the Heights Observer, an online publication of the civic advocacy organization FutureHeights. Read the story…

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Danielle Sydnor elected President of Cleveland NAACP

Danielle Sydnor (SLI 2018, CBB 2014) was recently elected as President of Cleveland’s NAACP branch. In a spot on News 5 Cleveland with Frank Wiley she shared that, “the energy of the youth and the wisdom of the elders, they’ve got to be in the room together.” She said her focus will be bringing equity…

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Spectrum 1 News features Accelerate

Cleveland’s newest TV news station, on the Spectrum cable network, interviews a presenter who will pitch a civic vision to make Cleveland better at CLC’s annual Accelerate: Citizens Make Change event, which takes place February 27, 2019. Brittany O’Connor, a Vice President at event sponsor Citizens Bank, notes how Accelerate pitches create positive change in Ohio. Watch…

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Three CLC alumni appointed to St. Luke’s Board

Three Cleveland Leadership Center program alumni were recently appointed to the Saint Luke’s Foundation Board of Trustees. Jeff Patterson (LC 2010) Janus Small (LC 1999) Khalilah Worley (CBB 2013) You can read about them in a post on the Saint Luke’s Foundation website.

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Jakki Nance elected to National Autism Speaks Board

Jakki Nance (LC 2006) was elected to the National Autism Speaks Board in December. In a news release on PRNewsWire.com, Ms. Nance shared, “My passion for autism awareness and acceptance comes from being a parent of two children on the spectrum with very different needs,” said Ms. Nance. “My desire to make a difference not just…

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