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Session Two: Successful Youth Leadership Councils for Reentry Programming

In this interactive session, you will learn about the history and philosophy behind youth engagement and youth-adult partnerships and discover the unique benefits and challenges of creating and managing a leadership council with young adults who have been impacted by the justice system. You will also get the perspective of a founding member of our young adult leadership council on the impact of youth-adult partnership.

June 4, 2021

1:00 PM – 2:15 PM Eastern / 10:00 AM – 11:15 AM Pacific


Caitlin Dawkins, Director of Justice Programs
FHI 360, National Institute for Work and Learning
Heidi Cooper Comenetz, Technical Officer II, Justice Programs
FHI 360, National Institute for Work and Learning
Lukee Forbes, Young Adult Leadership Council Founding Member, Justice Programs
FHI 360


Jason Whyte, Chairman
National Reentry Workforce Collaborative

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