INDIANAPOLIS — The Randall L. Tobias Center for Leadership Excellence at Indiana University congratulates the 16th class of Tobias Fellows, an exclusive cohort designed to enhance the leadership skills of high-talent, experienced leaders.
During the year-long program, Fellows receive individual coaching and meet for ten sessions of innovative, experiential programming designed to develop five key competencies and unique insights to address the complex issues facing executive-level leaders. The program provides intensive study in both the elements and contexts of leadership. The ability to interact with other executives from public, private, nonprofit and academic sectors with experience in civic and organizational leadership is the unique niche of the Tobias Fellows Program.
The 2021 Tobias Fellows cohort includes:
John Enneking, Director of Global Manufacturing Transformation & Post Market Engineering, Cook Medical
Leigh Riley Evans, Director of Community Development, Eastern Star Church Jewel Human Services Corporation
Ashley Emsweller Hungate, Communications Director, Indiana Management Performance Hub
Joel Hungate, Director of Hancock Wellness, Hancock Health
Shelley Klingerman, Managing Partner, NEXT Studios
Jordan Kraner, Principal, Charles River Associates
Eli Miller, Senior Project Manager, The Skillman Corporation
Laura O’Brien, Corporate Communications Coordinator, Citizens Energy Group
Brendan O’Connor, Deputy Chief of Staff, State of Indiana
Nathan Peterman, Senior Vice President, Property & Casualty Market Leader, Hylant
Nathan Ringham, Director of Research and Insights, Central Indiana Corporate Partnership
Adrianne Slash, Senior Instructional Designer, Community Health Network
Mark Stempel, Senior Director Corporate Financial Planning and the Business Intelligence Center of Excellence, Eli Lilly & Company
Amanda Stropes, Clinical Director, Families First
Sarah Summers, Associate Professor of English, Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology
Chevelle Williams, Director IT Applications, Wabash Valley Power Alliance
Mark Williams, President & Executive Director, Indianapolis Arts Center
Trevor Wilson, Chief of Planning, Indianapolis Fire Department
About the Randall L. Tobias Center for Leadership Excellence
The Randall L. Tobias Center for Leadership Excellence prepares leaders for 21st century challenges. Now in its 16th year, the Tobias Leadership Center bridges the gap between knowledge and practice, so leaders are empowered to develop people, organizations and communities who can solve complex problems. The center’s signature initiatives are the Tobias Fellows program, our Oral History Library, the Hazelett Forum and Leadership Engagement and Discovery (LEAD) events. Established at Indiana University, the Tobias Leadership Center is headquartered on the IUPUI campus in Indianapolis, Indiana. The center partners with the Kelley School of Business, Lilly Family School of Philanthropy and O’Neill School of Public and Environmental Affairs at Indiana University.