Foundations of Supervision Program Manager:
Julia White
Talent Development Program Manager
Inspirational Leaders Program Manager:
Terri Vetter
Talent Development Program Manager

The State of Ohio recognizes the importance of cultivating internal talent. Lead Ohio is the State’s initiative to develop successful leaders at every level of State government by standardizing supervisor expectations, providing opportunities for networking, professional growth, and skill-building. 

Lead Ohio Competency Framework



Calendar of Courses

Community Forum


The DAS Office of Talent Management hosted the Lead Ohio: Inspirational Leaders (LO: IL) Community Forum on Tuesday, June 26, 2018.  Community Forums are a recurring event of the LO: IL’s program designed to enable dialogue, exchange best practices, and share tools on a current topic.    


This forum focused on the updated Performance Management and Development cycle which provided learners an opportunity to learn about the updates/changes firsthand while gathering tools designed to support the cycle.

Performance Management Community Pictures



Job Aids

The following job aids are to assist the learners who are enrolled in the Lead Ohio: Inspirational Leaders program.


Step One:  How to Enroll in Activities

Step Two:  Acknowledge Program Completion





Lead Ohio Inspirational Leaders Report

This report allows the user to input their 3 digit agency code and view a report of the status of all employees in the Inspirational Leaders program in their agency.




LOIL Announcement



General Contact

30 E. Broad St., 27th Floor
Columbus, Ohio 43215

Voice: 614-387-6183
Ohio Toll-Free Voice: 888-577-6276




Employee Development Fund

Application/Processing Questions:
Mark Claypool

General Information, Policy, Procedures Questions:
Mary Cornwell

Ohio Toll-Free Voice: 800-409-1205


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