Alumna Captioned for Presidential Debates
November 23, 2016

Cathy Penniston, Class of 2013, is a retired court reporter and now works as an Independent Broadcast Captioner for The Captioning Group, a captioning company located in Calgary, Alberta, Canada.  Cathy remotely captions live television shows throughout Canada and the United States from her home in Ottumwa.  In her work as a Captioner, Cathy recently […]

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New Advisory Board Members Announced
October 12, 2016

Entering the 5th year of Ottumwa Leadership Academy(O.L.A.) the program now has all alumni on its Advisory Board with the announcement of two additional advisory board members Wesley Krenz and Cassie Plowman. Wesley Krenz is a Regional Manager at Community 1st Credit Union based out of Ottumwa. He recently graduated from Buena Vista University where […]

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Ottumwa Leadership Academy K-3 Project Team and United Way Pair Up

Ottumwa Leadership Academy’s K-3 Literacy project team has found a home for their project with United Way of Wapello County.  Each year participants of the Leadership Academy create team projects that are then presented during graduation. “The purpose of the presentation is two-fold,” stated Hollie Tometich, Executive Director of Ottumwa Leadership Academy, “One – it […]

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