Joseph A. Slash is the president and chief executive officer of the Indianapolis Urban League (IUL). He joined the IUL on July 1, 2002, and is responsible for coordinating day-to-day operations.
Slash, a certified public accountant, was formerly vice president of community and corporate effectiveness for the Indianapolis Power & Light Company (IPL). Prior to joining IPL, he was the first African American deputy mayor of the city of Indianapolis, serving three terms in the Hudnut administration. He serves on numerous boards and committees.