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Leadership Prince William Announces Class of 2017


Leadership Prince William is pleased to announce the Class of 2017, the program’s 10th adult class. The Class of 2017 is comprised of 37 leaders from the business, public and non-profit sectors of the Greater Prince William Area.  The class members will spend the next 10 months learning about local issues and opportunities, enhancing their personal and professional leadership skills, and connecting with other community leaders.

As Leadership Prince William celebrates its 10th anniversary, the Class of 2017 will join Leadership Prince William’s alumni of more than 290 key decision makers representing all areas of our community. Program topics include History & Government; Economic Development & Tourism; Open Space & Environment; Public Safety; Education; Arts & Culture; Health & Human Services; Communications and more. The Class of 2017 will also complete a community service project in the Greater Prince William Area.


  • Dave Beavers
    Prince William County Schools
  • Kim Buckheit
    Manassas City Public Schools
  • James Carr
    Prince William County Police Department
  • Tina Coates
    Tina M. Coates, CPA
  • Jennifer Decker
    Hylton Perfoming Arts Center
  • Christine DiModica
    Prince William County Schools
  • Dan Durham
    Defense Intelligence Agency
  • Bryan Foster
    City of Manassas
  • Ryan Gandy
    City of Manassas Park
  • Kelly Goff
    WineShop at Home
  • Yvonne Grieve
    BAE Systems
  • Emily Guerrero
    Imagine, Inc.
  • Willie Hardeman
    Prince William County Sheriff’s Office
  • Crishna Hill
    Northern Virginia Family Service
  • Melodie Hogan
    Youth For Tomorrow
  • Bebe Holt
    NH UVA Health System Prince William Medical Center
  • Evette Hyder-Davis
    Northern Virginia Community College
  • Kathie Johnson
    Sentara Northern Virginia Medical Center
  • Thomas Joseph
    Micron Technology Virginia
  • Kayne Karnbach
    Benedictine Sisters of Virginia
  • Annemarie Landry
    Woodbridge HUGS
  • Steve Liga
    Action in Community Through Service (ACTS)
  • Molly Lynch
    Northern Virginia Community College
  • Joanne Mann
    Battlefield Wealth Planning/Ameriprise Financial
  • Lisa McAllister
    PHI Air Medical LLC
  • Neda Mcguire
    Aging Matters
  • Stephanie Morbeto
    City of Manassas Police Department
  • Ross Osborne
    RTO Consultng, LLC
  • Sean Porter
    Loveless Porter Architects
  • Dan Radtke
    REMAX Gateway
  • Stephanie Rogers
    24/7 Bail Bonds LLC
  • Jason Shriner
    City of Manassas Park, Department of Parks and Recreation
  • Nicole Smith
    City of Manassas
  • Carla Spinelli-Moraski
    Kaiser Permanente
  • Bill Wides
    The Manassas Law Group, P.C.
  • Mike Wooten
    District of Columbia Government
  • Mark Yingling
    MP Copiers, Inc.


Kathy Bentz

Apply Now for Summer Youth Academy


We are now accepting applications for the Leadership Prince William Summer Youth Academy!
July 11-22, 2016
Host: Leadership Prince William
Location: Youth For Tomorrow, 11835 Hazel Circle Drive, Bristow,VA
Time: Drop-off 7:30 to 8:30 a.m.; Pick-up 4 to 5:30 p.m.

Academy Participants are rising 6th through 9th graders; Leaders In Training are rising 10th through 12th graders.

Download LPW Youth Academy Flier 2016 here.

Applications are accepted on a rolling admissions basis until June 10, 2016 or when the Academy is full.

Click here to apply for the Summer Youth Academy (rising 6th thru 9th graders)
Click here to apply as a Leader in Training (rising 10th thru 12th graders)

June 10 – Deadline for Applications


June 10, 2016 is the deadline for applications for Leadership Prince William’s Signature Programs:

  • Summer Youth Academy CLICK HERE to learn more and apply!
  • 2016-17 Adult Program Click here to learn more and apply!

LPW’s First Annual Evening Of Excellence

Rex Parr, CEO of Didlake Inc., received the 2014 Leadership Prince William Vision Award.

Rex Parr, CEO of Didlake Inc., received the 2014 Leadership Prince William Vision Award.

Celebrates Nominees and Winners of 2014 Leadership Awards
Photos by RedBlack Photography/Chris Lehto
Kathy Ellington Leadership Award honors a Leadership Prince William alumnus who has used their leadership, skills and talents to accomplish something notable that has positively affected Prince William County, Manassas or Manassas Park.

The 2014 Winner of the Kathy Ellington Award is Molly Grove of George Mason University. Molly has served our community in many capacities, including Programs Director for Leadership Prince William, Board of Regents for Leadership Prince William and Chairman of the Prince William Chamber of Commerce.
Other nominees were:
Rebecca Barnes, Prince William Living Magazine, Leadership Prince William Class of 2008
Sharon Henry, Prince William County Schools, SPARK, Class of 2010
Debbie Jones, Prince William Chamber of Commerce, Class of 2010
Denise McPhail, Creative and Performing Arts Center (CAPAC), Class of 2013
Earnie Porta, Mayor, Town of Occoquan, Class of 2009

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