Alumni Spotlight l Lead Virginia

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Dr. Kristen Westover, Class of 2013

Dr. Kristen Westover
President, Mountain Empire Community College
Big Stone Gap, VA

What was the biggest takeaway or lesson learned from Lead Virginia that continues to stick with you today? 
The stark contrast between the areas that are thriving economically and those that are struggling economically was the most impactful takeaway for me. The most important lesson I learned from my Lead Virginia experience is the power of networking and how intentional networking can be used to improve conditions of communities. read more>



Lee Householder, Class of 2013

Lee Householder
Chief Executive Officer, project: HOMES
Richmond, VA

How has your Lead Virginia experience influenced or shaped you as a leader? 
By engaging leaders throughout Virginia, I had the opportunity to build my social capital. Learning about how leaders are addressing challenges throughout Virginia was inspiring. 

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