Lighthouse Promotes Jodi Harding to COO

Lighthouse Promotes Jodi Harding to COO


Jodi Harding

CINCINNATI (August 28, 2018) – Lighthouse Youth & Family Services is proud to announce the promotion of Jodi Harding to Chief Operations Officer.

“Jodi has played an important role in the evolution of Lighthouse as a clinical service provider, and we are thrilled to recognize her leadership and contributions to the agency,” said Paul Haffner, Lighthouse President and CEO. “We are confident she will be even more effective as our COO.”

Ms. Harding has been with Lighthouse for eight years. She started as a contract employee at Lighthouse Youth Center at Paint Creek and in 2013, she was hired as the agency’s Clinical Director. She was promoted to Vice President of Clinical Services in 2016. Prior to her position with Lighthouse, Ms. Harding was a clinical supervisor at Talbert House.

She earned a Bachelor’s Degree in social work from Ohio State University and a Master’s Degree in clinical counseling from Xavier University.

Ms. Harding and her husband live in Anderson Township with their three boys.

About Lighthouse Youth & Family Services
Lighthouse Youth & Family Services is dedicated to providing the best services and compassionate care to children, youth, and families in need. The agency is a nationally recognized innovator in services for youth and families in crisis, foster care and adoption, homeless youth and young adults, and youth involved with the juvenile justice system. Lighthouse also provides opportunities for learning and achievement for all students as well as housing options for young adults learning to become self-sufficient. For more information, visit