The Ohio Township Association sponsors an a continuing education program. Classes are presented at the Winter Conference each year. Participants are required to attend selected and elective classes and a day-long seminar in either Columbus or Washington D.C. in order to receive a diploma from the "Leadership Academy". Approximately 1,800 persons have participated in the program with about 400 receiving the "Leadership Academy" diploma. Five Suffield Township members of the Ohio Township Association have received this prestigious award. They are Tom Calcei (2016), Lori Calcei (2015), Jeff Childers (2018), Jeff Eldreth (2019) and Jared Phillip (2020).