Danielle Shockey is the chief executive officer of Girl Scouts of Central Indiana. A Girl Scout
alumna, Danielle’s experience serving Indiana’s youth spans a career of 20 years. She served
Hoosier youth through her leadership role as the sole deputy superintendent of public instruction
for the Indiana Department of Education. In that role, she was at the forefront of Indiana K-12
education, supporting the creation of an education system of equity and high-quality for more
than 1 million students.
Danielle’s experience at the Department of Education included leading the vision and operations
of 22 distinctly different divisions such as College and Career Readiness, STEM, Career and
Technical Education, special education, eLearning, federal grants, educator effectiveness, and
Danielle also has experience as a college dean, school principal and educator. She has a
Bachelor of Science in Elementary Education from Ball State University and a Master of
Science in Educational Leadership from Indiana University.
Episode | May 27th, 2019 | 1 hr 2 mins
Mark Miles is one of the pre-eminent leaders in modern Indianapolis. Declared a ‘Living Legend’ by the Indiana Historical Society, Mark has managed political campaigns, ran the Pan Am Games in 1987, headed the men’s professional tennis tour (the ATP), was chairman of Indy’s Super Bowl effort, and now is CEO of Hulman and Company. Please join Danielle and me as we ask Mark about his astoundingly successful career.
Episode | May 20th, 2019 | 1 hr 9 mins
Allison Melangton is simply one of the most phenomenal leaders in the history of modern Indianapolis. She’s worked the Olympics, led the Indiana Sports Corporation, and served as CEO of the spectacular Indianapolis Super Bowl Committee. Please listen to “Leaders and Legends” as Allison details her career and some of her biggest challenges. Special thanks to my co-host Danielle Shockey of the Girl Scouts
Episode | April 8th, 2019 | 51 mins 31 secs
Shelly Fitzgerald has dedicated her life to helping others. She became a focus of intense media and community scrutiny based on events at Roncalli High School last fall. She was engaging, honest, fun, and funny while joining us for the “Leaders and Legends” podcast. We also are thrilled to welcome Danielle Shockey, CEO of the Girl Scouts of Central Indiana, as an occasional co-host. As noted before, “Leaders and Legends” has partnered with the Girl Scouts for both a title sponsorship and a tantalizing number of cookies.