Cultivating Leadership on Maine’s Islands
October 1 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
The Island Institute is a pioneer in cultivating Maine’s island and coastal communities. Their initiatives in building leadership and economic and environmental sustainability bring opportunity and support to these unique cultures.
Karen Burns, Chief Talent Officer, will provide insight into these island communities and the Island Institute’s Island Fellows Program, which places recent college graduates into multi-year fellowships among Maine’s island communities. Burns will share some inspiring stories of the program’s success in cultivating youth leadership in education, research and technology.