Leadership Worthington director Joan Bird has announced the names of 20 community members who have enrolled in the LW class of 2012-13.
This is the 23rd year for the program, which teaches leadership skills, business development and organizational knowledge.
Classes are held Thursday afternoons at the Worthington Education Center. Sessions cover Worthington history, schools and municipal systems; diversity; communications; interpersonal skills; and ethics.
Each spring, participants create and participate in service projects that address community needs.
This year's participants are Scott Bartter, finance department, city of Worthington; Jackie Brooks, marketing; Dave Burgett, Edward Jones Investments; Margot Campbell, Cam Taylor Realtors; Ben Collins, Plain Township administrator; Jo Cynkar, Worthington Libraries; Kevin Douglas, Worthington Area Chamber of Commerce; Steve Harris, attorney; Darren Kamnitzer, Worthington Libraries; Susan Kuertz, ADD Ohio; Ashwin Lakhi, Rite Bite Wellness; Renee Lin, Sutter Park principal, Worthington City Schools; Peter Macrae, Macrae Architects; Kathy McClintock, professional volunteer; Leslie Meyer-Miller, wellness life coach; Anna Rogers, business development; Jimmy Rohr-bacher, Worthington City Schools; Mike Sosh, Cott Systems; Jessi Tisdale, Worthington Libraries; and Darcelle Walker, nurse.