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Leon Wade

Employment Recruiter, Career Pathways

Leon Wade is a native of Northeast Ohio, returning to serve Summit County as the Employment Recruiter for the Akron Urban League. Prior to his return to Northeastern Ohio, Leon most recently served the Central Ohio community as a Career Consultant and Inclusion Specialist for Goodwill Columbus Inc. - Workforce Development Disabilities team. Leon has close to twenty years’ experience in Education and Human Service, in both the public and private sector. He is currently pursuing a Master’s Degree in Organizational Leadership, at Union Institute & University and recently completed graduate course work at the University of Akron. Leon holds a B.S. in Leadership from Union Institute and University.