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JEGB President Completes Fellows Program

Normandy, MO -- JEGB President William Humphrey recently completed the Neighborhood Leadership Fellows Program, an advanced leadership training program of UMSL, MU Extension, and the St. Louis Promise Zone-St. Louis Economic Development Partnership. 

The mission of Neighborhood Leadership Fellows (NLF) is to increase and amplify the voices of North St. Louis City and County residents at the civic decision-making tables in order to produce more equitable regional policies for neighborhoods. 

Fellows receive hands-on training emphasizing several areas including: workshops on policies, new research and innovation that promote equitable neighborhood development. Neighborhood Leadership Fellows is a highly selective program for residents from the St. Louis Promise Zone, an area that includes parts of North St. Louis City and North St. Louis County.