Leadership Academy


LeadingAge Ohio Leadership Academy

This seven-month leadership program is designed to supplement and enhance member efforts in developing strong, effective leaders in aging services. 

To learn more about the LeadingAge Ohio Leadership Academy, click on the brochure link below.

2023 LeadingAge Ohio Leadership Information Brochure


Thank you to Link-age Solutions for their continued sponsorship of the LeadingAge Ohio Leadership Academy

Link-age Solutions

How to Apply

LeadingAge Ohio member employees interested in being part of the next Leadership Academy Class must submit the online application, resume, a sponsorship commitment, and two letters of reference for consideration by the review committee.  Please be certain to review the application guidelines, eligibility requirements and FAQ sections below.  


Application Guidelines

Eligibility Requirements


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Debbie Boggs, RN

Debbie Boggs

Education Specialist

  • Manages all aspects of education for the association
  • Ensures all aspects of the Continuing Education (CE) process are followed
  • Assists with the planning and development of all the association sponsored/co-sponsored educational programs
  • Works with internal and external customers and members to ensure professional development functions    

Karen Lowe

Karen Lowe

Education and Special Projects Coordinator

  • Assists with coordination of all professional education events, including planning, development, and implementation
  • Assists with coordination of special projects and initiatives, including Leadership Academy, Employer of Choice and ltcGAIN
  • Assists with all Continuing Education credentialing requirements and processes

Anne Shelley, MBA, BSN, RN

Anne Shelley

Director of Home Health/Hospice Regulatory Relations

  • Reviews state and federal policies and regulations and provides technical and regulatory support to Home Health and Hospice members
  • Works with state and federal agencies and regulatory bodies to develop policy and rules for the home health and hospice industry
  • Provides education for hospice and palliative care providers related to regulatory and operational issues
Our national partner, LeadingAge, is an association of 6,000 not-for-profit organizations dedicated to expanding the world of possibilities for aging. Together, we advance policies, promote practices and conduct research that support, enable and empower people to live fully as they age.