Ebony Chappel named to Indianapolis Business Journal’s Forty Under 40

Ebony Chappel, director of programs and communication for Leadership Indianapolis, received the distinct honor of being name one of the top forty professionals under 40 by the Indianapolis Business Journal.

She is an alum of two Leadership Indianapolis programs, LEAD and Opportunity Indianapolis, and joined the LI team in April of 2020.

Learn more about Ebony and her work here.

The Convo: Lesley Weidenbener

The Leadership Indianapolis series The Convo provides opportunities to learn more about community leaders, organizations, issues and opportunities in our city.

In this conversation, you will meet Lesley Weidenbener, editor of the Indianapolis Business Journal.

Lesley talks to us about IBJ’s work in recognizing local change agents through initiatives like 40 Under Forty and Indiana’s 250 and what civic leaders can do to stay abreast of current events.

Learn more at ibj.com

The Convo: Natalie Pipkin

The Leadership Indianapolis series The Convo provides opportunities to learn more about community leaders, organizations, issues and opportunities in our city.

In this conversation, you will meet Natalie Pipkin. Natalie is the founder of Black WorldSchoolers, an online bookstore (and future bookstore on wheels) that provides access and awareness to Black stories and promotes excitement and engagement around reading.

Learn more about Black WorldSchoolers: https://www.blackworldschoolers.com/