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10 New Leaders 2019 is in the works!

Applications will be available April 1 at evolutionconference.org

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Get a jump start to enhanced leadership growth.


Gillian Byerly Executive Director, Girls on the Run - Capital Area

Gillian Byerly is the Executive Director of Girls on the Run Capital Area. Since taking the organization’s lead in 2014, the number of participating girls, schools and volunteers has significantly increased and GOTR Capital Area has expanded from Cumberland and Dauphin counties to also include Perry, Adams, Franklin and part of Lebanon Counties.READ MORE

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Devon DiBiase Relationship Manager, Members 1st Federal Credit Union

Devon DiBiase, Relationship Manager for Members 1st Federal Credit Union, believes that successful leadership is taking on a servant leader role and a leader’s success is measured by the lives they I impact through service, coaching and mentoring.READ MORE

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Matthew Dishner Sales Executive, Gunn Mowery

Matthew Dishner is a Sales Executive for Gunn Mowery Insurance in Lemoyne, PA. Native of Virginia, Matt graduated from Longwood University in 2005.READ MORE

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Alicia Frederick Branch Manager/Vice President, M&T Bank

Alicia Frederick is a Vice President and Branch Manager at M&T Bank in Cumberland County. She has over 13 years of experience in the banking industry. She holds an Associate degree in Business Studies from Harrisburg Area Community College and is currently working towards her Bachelor’s degree in Technical Leadership at Bloomsburg University.READ MORE

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Adam McGregor Integrator, Walters Services

Adam was born in Tampa Bay, FL and was raised in Orlando, Fl. He earned his Bachelor of Arts in Political Science with a minor in Biblical Studies in 2011 at Palm Beach Atlantic University in West Palm Beach, FL.READ MORE

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Mike McHenry VP of Service/Partner, Enguinity-LLC

Mike graduated from Millersville University in 2008, then completed his M.B.A. right afterwards in 2010. Bringing marketing, operations, sales, and management experience to Enginuity, Mike McHenry serves as the VP of Service.READ MORE

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Mitchell Orr Teacher (Honors Civics & U.S. History), Harrisburg School District

Mitchell Orr is an educator in the Harrisburg School District, teaching 9th grade United States History & Civics at the SciTech Campus of Harrisburg High School. He received his undergraduate degree from Arizona State University, and Master's from the University of Illinois at Chicago, prior to attending law school.READ MORE

Anne Parmer Engagement, AndCulture

Anne Parmer earned her bachelor’s degree in English and piano performance from Lebanon Valley College. She went on to complete an MBA and has spent more than a decade advising startups, planning national conferences, fundraising, and coordinating of countless projects.READ MORE

Kimberly Preske Outpatient Therapist, Healing Hearts Counseling Center, LLC

Kimberly Preske MSW, LSW provides outpatient therapy at Healing Hearts Counseling Center, LLC. She frequently teaches and speaks about school shooting recovery by combining her personal experience as an adult school shooting survivor and her professional training.READ MORE

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Mary Quinn President & CEO, YWCA Greater Harrisburg

Mary Quinn is the President and CEO of the YWCA Greater Harrisburg. The YWCA Greater Harrisburg has an impact on over thirty thousand individuals each year. As the CEO, Mary is responsible for a 6.5million dollar budget and program operations that run 24hours a day 365 days a year.READ MORE

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Each New Leader will receive:

  • Attendance at the annual Evolution Leadership Conference Find out more

  • A 45-minute VIP training session from the speakers at the Evolution Annual Conference

  • Attendance at two VIP 10 New Leaders Program educational events

  • 60 days of executive coaching from a Vistage Exeutive Peer Group

  • 60 days of membership in a Vistage Executive Peer Group

  • One executive coaching session with JD

A Special Thank You

to our four distinguished judges

  • Una Martone President & CEO, Leadership Harrisburg Area
  • Shaun McCoach Publisher, Central Penn Business Journal
  • Suzanne Patackis President, Harrisburg Young Professionals
  • Kara Luzik Canale Vice President, Harrisburg Regional Chamber & CREDC