William Hollander elected as board chair
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (Aug. 8, 2012) – The Leadership Louisville Center recently announced the newly elected officers and members of its board of directors, who began their term July 1. The 2013 board chair is William H. Hollander, managing partner of Wyatt, Tarrant & Combs, LLP.
Hollander has long been a supporter of the Leadership Louisville Center. He joined the board of directors in July 2009 and was a member of the 1994 Class of Leadership Louisville. As a member of the Bingham Fellows Class of 1996, he studied Louisville’s relationship with the rest of Kentucky and with his class, worked with farmers in Kentucky and Southern Indiana to promote and establish neighborhood farmers’ markets.
Other elected officers are: Todd Spencer, Doe Anderson – Chair-Elect; Teresa Bridgewaters, TMG, The Mardrian Group, Inc. – Vice Chair, Programs; Dr. Shirley Willihnganz, University of Louisville– Vice Chair, At Large; Scott Casey, UPS Airlines – Vice Chair, At Large; Kevin Wardell, Norton Healthcare – Secretary/Treasurer; Paul T. Costel, Chase – Immediate Past Chair and John Reed, Reed Weitkamp Schell & Vice, PLLC – Counsel.
Two community leaders also joined the board as directors for a three-year term. They are: Sandra Frazier, Tandem Public Relations; and Jennifer Hughes, Deming, Malone, Livesay & Ostroff. Also new on the board are: Alice Baron as new president of the Junior League of Louisville; Richard Rowland as new president of the Louisville Urban League Young Professionals; and Phillip Robertsas new president of the Young Professionals Association of Louisville (YPAL).
Members returning to the board include: Jeffrey Bringardner, Humana-Kentucky; Jane Burks, Volunteers of America; Larry Caruso, GE Home and Business Solutions; John Crockett, Frost Brown Todd LLC; John Mark Eberhardt, Metro United Way; Arnold Garson; Gregory H. Greenwood, Ernst & Young, LLP; Kirsten Hawley, Brown-Forman Corporation; John Kurnick, YUM! Brands, Inc.; Most Reverend Joseph E. Kurtz, Archdiocese of Louisville; Jeffrey McKenzie, Bingham Greenebaum Doll LLP; Deborah Moessner, Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kentucky; Michael D. Moll, PNC Bank; Eileen Moore, Horseshoe Southern Indiana; Dr. Paula Pottinger, LG&E and KU Energy LLC; Carolyn Tandy, Office of Congressman John Yarmuth; and Debbie Wesslund, Jefferson County Board of Education.
Created in 1979, the Leadership Louisville Center is a valuable resource for leadership development and civic engagement. Its mission is to grow and connect a diverse network of leaders who serve as catalysts for a world-class community through dynamic programming and strong community connections.