Archive for May 2017

Class Notes: June 2017

’99  The Dynamic Joyce Giles, Superintendent of the Medina County Home, was recognized by Wadsworth Older Adults Foundation with the Leatherman Lifetime Achievement Award for service to seniors. ’10 The Social Class Maureen Mizerak, Wadsworth YMCA Community Center, has been promoted to Group Vice President of the Akron Area YMCA. She remains Executive Director of the…

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Announcing the Class of 2018

Leadership Medina County, a premier community leadership program whose mission is to “build and maintain a county wide network of talented, responsible, and dynamic leaders,” announces the Class of 2018. The new cohort of 40 women and men from across Medina County will participate in an intensive 9-month program. These individuals were selected through a highly…

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May 2017 Leading Edge Newsletter

  Applications are Open It’s time to apply for all three programs! Click on a program below to learn more or to apply. Signature Application Emerging Leaders Application Junior Leadership Application Upcoming Events Graduation May 17, 2017, 5:30 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. Weymouth Grand Ballroom Join Leadership Medina County as we graduate the 26th class,…

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Are You Color Blind?

Last month, as part of its Community Education series, Leadership Medina County invited people to come together and discuss the issue of race. The Title: Are you Color Blind? A Conversation on Race in Medina County. The presentation was facilitated by Dr. Tameka Taylor of Compass Consulting Services. Race? Were they crazy? Could you get…

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Water, Water, Everywhere…

“I’m going to email you tons of sludge.” Amy Lyon-Galvin is wonderful that way. Shortly after our discussion, she made good on her promise and sent me the statistic for the amount of sludge the Liverpool Waste Water Treatment Plant produces: 2,000 tons of Class A dry sludge per year approved for land application to…

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Why I stay involved with Leadership Medina County…

I went through Junior Leadership several years ago, graduating with the class of 2013. I remain heavily involved with Leadership Medina County today, and I am very glad that I do, as I have continued to learn more and more as time has gone on. Junior Leadership didn’t end at graduation for me, my journey…

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Class Notes: May 2017

’95  The Greatest Steve Hambley, Ohio House of Representatives, was honored to have been named 2017 House of Representatives Legislator of the Year by the Ohio Public Transit Association at their luncheon on April 18 in recognition for his long history of support of public transit and continued advocacy. Steve is very grateful to MCPT…

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