Author Archives: jogles

9th District Congressional Debate Link

On Thursday, October 6, LeadershipSI hosted the 9th District Congressional Debate featuring Trey Hollingsworth (R) and Shelli Yoder (D). Hosted at Floyd Central High School, the debate was sponsored by Duke Energy, with media partners from Wave3 News and News and Tribune. The debate began at 7pm and was hosted by Wave3’s own Scott Reynolds. In case you missed the ... Read More »

Keeney and Neal to be Recognized at Annual Meeting

New to the Annual Meeting, the Young Professional Award is sponsored by Axiom: a Financial Strategies Group of Wells Fargo Advisors. This award recognizes a young professional in Southern Indiana who has demonstrated a commitment to excellence and innovation both professionally and within their community service. This year, Leadership SI honors Beth Keeney, the Senior VP of Community Healthcare Initiatives/COO ... Read More »

LeadershipSI Recognizes Shourds & Murphy

In Wednesday, October 26, Leadership Southern Indiana will celebrate its 35th year of leadership programming at its 2016 Annual Meeting. The luncheon will be held from 11:30-1:30 at The Grand in New Albany, and will feature an awards ceremony for Lifetime Achievement Award, the George N. Lane Servant Leader Award, the new Young Professional Award by Axiom a Financial Strategies ... Read More »

Emerging Leaders to host Spring Street Spooky 5K!

At 9a.m. on Saturday, October 29, Leadership Southern Indiana’s Emerging Leaders will host a family-friendly 5K walk/run in downtown Jeffersonville. The Spring Street Spooky 5K and Scarecrow Shuffle will host individuals and families of all ages, and costumes are highly encouraged! “Emerging Leaders is thrilled to present a family-friendly 5K walk/run on behalf of LeadershipSI. We hope to bring together ... Read More »

FOCUS to Offer Two Program Day Options!

 On Thursday, September 22nd, Leadership Southern Indiana will host its first FOCUS day of the fiscal year from 8am-5pm. FOCUS is a one-day immersion program of Southern Indiana that is specifically designed to provide a preview of the nine-month Leadership Southern Indiana DISCOVER program. Participants hear from local experts on a variety of topics, engage with local leaders and peers ... Read More »

Meet the NEXGEN Class of 2017!

  After an orientation kick-off on Tuesday, August 9th, the NEXGEN Class of 2017 will begin its program in September with 45 high school juniors from 14 area high schools in Southern Indiana. NEXGEN is now in its third year with a program that continues to evolve. With strong volunteer committee to help Program Coordinator Lisa Bottorff, NEXGEN now has ... Read More »

Mark Eddy Elected 2016-2017 ILA Board President

  On August 2nd, Leadership Southern Indiana’s Executive Director, Mark Eddy, was elected Board President of Indiana Leadership Association’s Board of Directors. In 2015-2016, Mark served as the ILA Board Vice President, and has served as a board member since 2013, and has been involved since 2010. ILA’s mission is “to facilitate best practices of leadership in and for the ... Read More »

Meet the ENGAGE Class of 2017!

With a new twist in curriculum and execution, the ENGAGE program has a full class of 15 participants that will go through an intense leadership program that features Executive Coaching from the Oliver Group, Community Impact Projects with local nonprofits, and lunch networking with key leaders in the area. Starting on August 25th, the ENGAGE Class of 2016 will have ... Read More »

Bekki Jo Schneider, ILA Distinguished Leader Award Recipient

On Tuesday, August 2nd, the Indiana Leadership Association held their Annual Meeting & Awards Luncheon at Indiana University-Southeast, holding morning and afternoon workshops featuring Wendy Dant Chesser of One Southern Indiana, Aaron Miller of Leadership Louisville Center, and Scott Kiefer of The Oliver Group. This year, Bekki Jo Schneider, co-owner/producer of Derby Dinner Playhouse and the most recent Executive Board Chair of ... Read More »

Meet the DISCOVER Class of 2017

With a class of 43 participants, Leadership Southern Indiana’s DISCOVER program is booming with Program Coordinator Lisa Bottorff. The flagship program of Leadership Southern Indiana is celebrating its 35th anniversary as it continues LeadershipSI’s mission to engage, develop and mobilize regional leaders who will serve and transform our community. This 9-month immersion program offers local professionals an inside look at ... Read More »