We Develop Leaders
In Bartholomew County.
In everything we do, Leadership Bartholomew County (LBC) strives to develop, align, and inspire a diverse network of informed community leaders for the enhancement of Bartholomew County.
Through our annual signature program, we gather a group of new, emerging, and seasoned community leaders to discuss the most interesting and relevant topics in Bartholomew County.
It is our hope that informed citizens are engaged citizens, and that LBC is a catalyst for life-long commitment to community building in Bartholomew County.
Anthony is an online marketing consultant, manages two online businesses and is a professional speaker.
In addition to serving on the LBC board, Anthony also serves as a Commissioner and Vice Chair of the Columbus Housing Authority which ensures safe and affordable housing for Columbus Indiana residents.
Barbara is an active member of the Columbus Rotary Club and retired after 32 years from ArvinMeritor as Worldwide Director of Procurement.
Ms. Shafer has a Master's degree from Ball State in Adult & Community Education, a Bachelor's degree in Business; Human Resources from Indiana Tech, and an AAS in Accounting from Harrison College.
Ms. Shafer serves on the Board of Directors for Leadership Bartholomew County and is a volunteer on the United Way of Bartholomew County CIRT team.
Tracey is the Director of Education for Clarity (formerly Pregnancy Care Centers) of South Central Indiana. She has aided in the writing and facilitation of a number of educational curricula. Tracey currently sits on the board of Leadership Bartholomew County and the National Advisory Board of Ascend. She speaks to thousands of people annually through Clarity’s evidence based curriculum I Decide for Me. Tracey often writes articles and blogs for Clarity and is regularly asked to speak on the topic of holistic health in a variety of venues. h a primary prevention strategy, and as a national membership and advocacy
In addition to her career achievements Dr. Sandra Miles is a board member for the NASPA Center for Women; the Vice President for Higher Education for the Center for Student Affairs Policy and Law; a consultant and public speaker for Campus Outreach Services; serves on a host of community boards in Bartholomew County; is the Immediate Past National Director of the Black Female Development Circle, Inc; and is an active member of the Louisville (KY) Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc.
He is the chair of the Ivy Tech Community College statewide foreign languages committee and serves on local nonprofit boards in the Columbus community, including the Sans Souci Board of Directors and the Leadership Bartholomew County Board of Directors.