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SDLA Board Elects Co-Directors Johanna Schiavoni and John Greenwell, Thanks Outgoing Co-Director Colin Parent

CoDirectors_1.jpgBy Allison Don

The San Diego Leadership Alliance (SDLA) is proud to announce the election of its 2015 Co-Directors: Johanna Schiavoni and John Greenwell. Schiavoni will serve a fourth year as Co-Director of the SDLA. She is joined by new Co-Director Greenwell, who recently completed a two-year term as Co-Chair of the SDLA Institute, the organization’s signature leadership training program. Greenwell replaces Colin Parent, who has devoted six years of leadership to building the organization.

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New SDLA Website

NEW-2.gifWelcome to the San Diego Leadership Alliance’s new website!

As before, the San Diego Leadership Alliance (SDLA) will use our website to promote our alumni, recruit new fellows, and to connect with our many friends and supporters.

Check out the site. Give it spin.

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My Appointment Story

Gena Truitt, a 2013 SDLA alumna, was recently appointed by California Governor Jerry Brown to serve on the State Veterans Board. Here Gena shares her experience--from seeking a position to being appointed.

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As promised - a funny picture

As promised, if you sign into the SDLA website, you have access to a few choice posts that aren't available to the casual viewer. And yes, that includes a funny picture.

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Sam Ollinger Profiled in San Diego City Beat's "The Drink Issue"

SamOllingerCityBeat.jpgSan Diego CityBeat recently published its Drink Issue where they "booze it up with seven local VIPs."  2014 SDLA Fellow Sam Ollinger happens to be one of those VIPS!  Read what she has to say to CityBeat's Alex Zaragoza here.  

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