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Leadership Akron is seeking a part-time (15-20 hours per week) Finance Administrator to join our team! Interested in applying or know someone who would be a great fit? Resumes are due Friday, June 1, 2018.

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May 01, 2018

Leadership Akron is proud to announce Robert W. Malone of Buckingham, Doolittle and Burroughs, LLC as the recipient of the 2018 Lieberth Community Vision Award because of his significant contributions to the community through his legal work and leadership roles with numerous nonprofit organizations.

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Apr 20, 2018

April’s Leadership on Main featured Charles “Charlie” Johnston, Supervisory Senior Resident Agent at the FBI Akron office and was moderated by Bill Fairweather, retired CIA. Johnston’s leadership style focuses on leading where you are and recognizing and developing strengths in those he leads.  

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Signature ProgramAn unparalleled community learning experience for 36 leaders per year. Applications available March. Program runs August-June each year. Read More

Leadership Akron Junior LogoA community awareness and leadership experience for high school juniors, two from each public/private/parochial high school in Summit County. Applications available in April. The class meets for monthly program days, September-April each year. Sophomores can inquire with their counselor or principal about representing their school. Read More

Leadership Akron Alumni Logo A hub for program graduates to connect, collaborate, and learn.

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insigh:Akron Logo A one-day “crash course” in Akron designed to give new executives a running start to their community involvement. Read More

Torchbearers Logo An independent affiliate of Leadership Akron, Torchbearers focuses on connecting, developing and engaging emerging leaders to serve our community. Applications available in May for the 2017 class. Visit Torchbearersakron.com

Community Leadership Institutes A short-course (2-3 months) that introduces participants to principles and practices of community leadership. The CLI’s blend leadership development with community involvement and awareness, and can be customized for the specific needs of a company/organization. Available on an open-enrollment basis each Spring and Fall; contact Leadership Akron for opportunities to customize to an individual employer.
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N.E.X.T. “New Endeavors for Experienced Talent” provides senior leaders the opportunity to examine community needs, personal strengths, and individual involvement in the community post-career. Read More

InternEdge Provides college interns an opportunity to explore the Akron area as a place to build a life and career. Delivered in partnership with Torchbearers, applications are available in March for the summer season. Read More

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54 East Mill Street, Suite 201
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