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Leadership Academy

The IBTTA Leadership Academy was founded in 2008 by the IBTTA Foundation Board of Directors. It is an executive development program tailored specifically for mid to senior-level managers in public and private sector organizations that serve the toll industry. The Leadership Academy is funded by student tuition fees. The curriculum varies every year and spans all facets of toll agency operations, administration, finance, marketing, business development, board relations, public affairs, and related topics. The week-long course is taught and directed by Barbara K. Gannon, Psy.D. Dr. Gannon has designed and delivered education and training programs in the transportation sector for over 20 years. She is joined by Maggie Wilkins of Wilkins Strategies and numerous distinguished instructors from the public and private sectors. This annual program is held every February in Washington, DC.    The 2022 Leadership Academy will take place February 13-18, 2022 in Washington, DC.


Applications Are Now Being Accepted!


 Leadership Academy Application & Information

Download the 2022 informational flyer

  • Deadline: Applications are accepted through October 18, 2021.
  • Decisions: Notifications will be sent to all applicants in early November 2021.

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 New in 2022 - Leadership Academy Alumni Association (LAAA) Scholarship Application

The LAAA will be granting the cost of tuition (value = $3,500) to one deserving student experiencing financial hardship. All other expenses such as lodging and transportation will be the student’s responsibility.

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Leadership Academy Alumni Association

Formed in 2019, IBTTA's Leadership Academy Alumni Association's (LAAA) mission is to foster meaningful and lifelong connections through the ongoing advancement of leaders, exchange of ideas and mobility solutions to link communities.  The LAAA represents 400 Leadership Academy alums through Committee work, webinars and meet-ups.  More information can be found HERE and on the LAAA social media sites.     View Photos of all 13 Leadership Academy classes.

Co-Chair
Lauren Hakos, Ohio Turnpike and Infrastructure Commission, Berea, OH

Co-Chair
Mary Sallach, State Road and Tollway Authority, Atlanta, GA

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Staff Contacts

General Program Information: Wanda Klayman
Hotel and Logistics for in-person Program: Anna Ouellette