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Nominate an alumni for the 2019 Distinguished Leader Award
Monday, January 14, 2019

The Distinguished Leader Award is the highest honor given by the Leadership Akron Alumni Association annually to a graduate of Leadership Akron. The winner is chosen based on a significant community project or achievement completed outside of one's professional job responsibility. read more

Leadership Akron names Barry Dunaway as President
Friday, October 19, 2018

Leadership Akron's Board of Trustees is pleased to announce the hiring of Barry Dunaway as the President replacing Mark Scheffler. Dunaway will assume his presidency on November 26, 2018. read more