Debbie Johnson​

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Debbie Johnson​

Upper Arlington City Council
(Leadership Programs, Marketing, and Coordination)

Debbie is a leader in a variety of roles. She is a member of the Upper Arlington (Ohio) City Council, serving on the Upper Arlington Community Improvement Corporation, the economic development arm of the City and chairing the community’s sidewalk task force. Debbie also serves as an designate on the Franklin County Planning Commission.

She is a graduate of the Jo Ann Davidson Leadership Institute and remains active in their programs. She is also president of Leadership Catalyst, where she has consulted with a variety of clients, with an emphasis on leadership development programs.

Among her community leadership roles, Debbie is past-president of the board for Women for Economic Development (WELD) and currently services on Otterbein Women’s Leadership NET Advisory Council at her alma mater, Otterbein University. Debbie specializes in connecting people to maximize the individuals’ or organization’s leadership development.

And her newest leadership role, she is a Founder of the Ross Leadership Institute where she serves as our Founding Director, responsible for the day-to-day activities (along with marketing) the Institute.