Introducing the Spring 2018 Class of Emerging Leaders

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FOCUS St. Louis® is pleased to announce the 27 young professionals selected for the Spring 2018 class of Emerging Leaders. The Emerging Leaders program offers a select group of St. Louis’ young and talented the opportunity to receive training to strengthen their personal, professional and civic leadership skills. This competitive program provides participants (ages 22-35) with an increased sense of engagement in the … Read More

Dennis Lower of Cortex Named FOCUS St. Louis 2018 Leadership Award Honoree

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Dennis Lower, 2018 Leadership Award Recipient

FOCUS St. Louis® is pleased to announce Dennis Lower, President and CEO of Cortex Innovation Community, as the recipient of the 2018 FOCUS Leadership Award. This prestigious award, chosen by the FOCUS Board of Directors, is presented annually to individuals who demonstrate innovative leadership, generate a meaningful impact in the community, and encourage strong community leadership in others. The award will be presented at … Read More

Coro Fellows Complete Labor-Sector Placements

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Coro Fellows Labor Placements

Our 2017-18 class of Coro Fellows recently wrapped up their placements in the labor sector, and we’d like to extend our appreciation to the organizations that hosted Fellows. American Federation of Teachers Local 3506 Associated General Contractors of Missouri Carpenters’ District Council of Greater St. Louis & Vicinity Missouri Jobs with Justice Plumbers & Pipefitters Local 562 St. Louis Building … Read More

Thank You to Our Coro Fellows Nonprofit Placement Hosts

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Our  2017-18 class of Coro Fellows recently wrapped up their first round of placements, and we’d like to extend our appreciation to the nonprofit organizations that hosted Fellows. BioSTL Child Care Aware of Missouri The Clark-Fox Family Foundation Community Action Agency of St. Louis County Fontbonne University Generate Health Great Circle Mathews-Dickey Boys’ & Girls’ Club Missouri Charter Public School Association Network … Read More

Meet the Fall 2017 Class of Coro Women In Leadership

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Coro Women In Leadership Fall 2017

FOCUS St. Louis® is pleased to announce the outstanding women selected for the fall 2017 class of Coro™ Women In Leadership (WIL). The Coro WIL program is the St. Louis region’s most comprehensive leadership training program for women who are passionate about the St. Louis region and their role in positive community change. The Coro Women In Leadership program gives women … Read More

Fall 2017 Class of Emerging Leaders Selected

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Emerging Leaders Fall 2017 Class

We’re pleased to announce the 34 young professionals selected for the Fall 2017 class of Emerging Leaders. The Emerging Leaders program offers a select group of St. Louis’ young and talented the opportunity to receive training to strengthen their leadership and management skills. This competitive program provides participants (ages 22-35) with an increased sense of engagement in the region, as well … Read More

Introducing the 2017-18 Cohort of FOCUS Impact Fellows

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FOCUS Impact Fellows 2017-18

FOCUS St. Louis® is pleased to announce the individuals selected for the 2017-18 cohort of FOCUS Impact Fellows. Launched in 2016 and now entering its second class, the program represents FOCUS’ most advanced offering and gives leaders the opportunity to work together to address a specific issue in the St. Louis region. With generous support from the Missouri Foundation for Health, this year’s cohort … Read More

2017-18 Class of St. Louis Coro Fellows Announced

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St. Louis Coro Fellows 2017-18

Welcome to the 2017-18 St. Louis Coro Fellows! These 12 talented, high-potential leaders have moved to or stayed in St. Louis to participate in the Coro™ Fellows Program in Public Affairs, an intensive full-time public affairs program administered by FOCUS. This select group of Fellows in St. Louis is part of a group of 60 Fellows chosen nationally to participate in the … Read More