FOCUS on Leadership

S1E1 – Where to Start

When the problems of the world seem too big and overwhelming, where is a leader to start? In our first episode, we talk with Rebeccah Bennett, Founder & Principal of Emerging Wisdom LLC and InPower Institute, about her unique leadership journey from public policy to community healing. Along the way, Rebeccah shares what drew her to St. Louis, why we’re uniquely positioned as a region to drive change, and how a 500-year perspective shapes her decisions.

Episode Host: Dr. Yemi Akande-Bartsch, President & CEO, FOCUS St. Louis

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Special thanks to the team at St. Louis Community College – Florissant Valley for recording and production support.

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