AANC Leadership Lyceum

2021 Class Applications Coming Soon...

AANC Leadership Lyceum

The AANC Leadership Lyceum program is a prestigious education series aimed at
identifying, training, and empowering emerging leaders within AANC.  

Congratulations to the 2020 Cohort!

Chris Fortune (Red Rhino Group)
Rachel Garavito Young (Loebsack & Brownlee, PLLC)
Stephanie Hovis (Greystar)
Betsy Kirkpatrick (BG Multifamily)
Jessica Kiser (Kensington Place Apartments)
Craig Nardi (Willow Creek Properties)
Cindy Nitschke (Response Team 1 – CRC)
Jennifer Pittman (A-Venture Management)
Jay Rawls (My Niche Apartments)
Christopher Smith (Greystar)
Leah Vinansky (Powerhouse)
Stacey Wilfong (Signature Property Group)

*Sponors list at the bottom of this page.

Timeline & Program Curriculum 

Click the blue button below program session information. 

  • January 2020 - Association Management & Leadership
  • March 2020 - Legislative Advocacy 
  • October 2020 - Leadership in Multifamily  + Graduation


Criteria & Qualifications

Each Lyceum class will be a maximum of 14 participants per year.

All owner/operator Lyceum participants are nominated by their local association. AANC's President may appoint 1 additional participant, and the AANC State Suppliers Council may appoint up to 3 supplier participants. 

Lyceum participants should be actively involved with their local association and have served at least 2 years on a committee. Additionally, Lyceum participants should not currently be or previously have served on the AANC Board of Directors. 

Program Cost

There is no cost to the owner/operator participant for the Leadership Lyceum Program. There is a cost of $250 for each supplier participant. 

Participants (or their Affiliate/Company) are responsible for all travel and lodging costs. 

Pictured are participants from the inaugural AANC Leadership Lyceum Class in 2013. (Standing the back row: Latoya Patterson, Thomas White, Maria Barker, Kym Shoults, Chris Webster, Jr., Lynn Ackerman; Sitting in front row: Susan Passmore, Ken Szymanski, Teresa Sandman)

2020 Leadership Lyceum Sponsor

Loebsack & Brownlee, PLLC
Loebsack & Brownlee, PLLC
PO Box 78058
Charlotte, NC 28271

2020 Leadership Lyceum Breakfast Sponsor

Camp Construction
Camp Construction
601 Eagleton Downs Drive Suite A
Pineville, NC 28134
Drucker + Falk Multifamily
Drucker + Falk Multifamily
7200 Creedmoor Rd., #300
Raleigh, NC 27613-1711