LOUISVILLE, Ky. (May 18, 2012) — After 10 months, 54 local leaders graduated as the Leadership Louisville Class of 2012 on May 15. They are the 33rd class of the Leadership Louisville Center’s signature program for established community leaders, founded in 1979. These talented leaders learned more about themselves, expanded their professional and social networks, developed an understanding of how our community works, and examined in-depth the important issues that will impact Louisville’s future.
The graduate are: Phillip Allen, 21c Museum Hotel; William Altman, Altman Insurance Services; Joe Arnold, WHAS-TV; Matthew Ayers, Norton Healthcare; Glenn Baete, Jefferson County Public Schools; Scott Barber, Stites and Harbison, PLLC; Alice Baron, Junior League of Louisville; Peter Bateman, The Courier-Journal; Christine Beckett, SCN, Presentation Academy; Robert Bonsutto, UPS Airlines; Lisa Brosky, Jefferson Community & Technical College;
Todd Brown, The Dow Chemical Company; Todd Cianfoni, Humana Inc.; Greg Cornett, LG&E and KU Energy LLC; Sandy Deel, Thorntons Inc.; Shantha Diaz, Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield; John Mark Eberhardt, Metro United Way; Cynthia Fanning, GE Home and Business Solutions; Russell Ferreri, J.P. Morgan Chase; DeeAnn Flaherty, Jefferson County Teachers Association;
Gerald Gerichs, American Life and Accident Insurance Company of Kentucky; Elaine Gravatte, D.D. Williamson; Christopher Green, Mountjoy Chilton Medley; Matthew Gunn, Wyatt, Tarrant & Combs, LLP; Jennifer Hancock, Volunteers of America of Kentucky; Maggie Harlow, Sign-A-Rama Downtown; Kelly Henry, Wyatt, Tarrant & Combs, LLP; Mark Hogg, EDGE OUTREACH;
Jill Horn, Metro United Way; Cordt Huneke, Blue Equity; Julie Juvera, Texas Roadhouse, Inc.; Jerry Kopp, PNC Bank; Ben Marmor, Brown-Forman Corporation; Roger McClendon, Yum! Brands, Inc.; Tori Murden McClure, Spalding University; Judie Parks, Prudential Parks & Weisberg Realtors;
Tom Partridge, Fifth Third Bank; Ian Patrick, Ph.D., Bellarmine University; Vince Patton, Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.); Tracy Redmon, Walters, Walters, Redmon & Associates; Donald Rizzo, University of Louisville; Stu Silberman, Jewish Community of Louisville; Susan Smith, GuardiaCare Services, Inc.; Carolyn Tandy, Office of Congressman John Yarmuth; Neal Thomas, Ernst & Young LLP; Jason VanDiver, Norton Healthcare;
Christopher Ward, Deming, Malone, Livesay & Ostroff; Lee Webb, Stoll Keenon Ogden PLLC; Shannon Westerman, Louisville Visual Arts Association; Russell Williams, M.D., Greater Louisville Medical Society; Steven Wimsatt, IUE-CWA Local 761; Katie Wood, Jewish Hospital and St. Mary’s HealthCare, Inc.; Kathy Zandona, Greater Louisville Inc.; and Catherine Zoeller, Baptist Hospital East.