Youth development and leadership

Youth development is a process that prepares young people to meet the challenges of adolescence and adulthood through a coordinated, progressive series of activities and experiences which help them gain skills and competencies. Youth leadership is part of that process.

The following Institute products, projects, and/or staff address this topic.

  • Rebecca Dosch Brown :: Program and Data Coordinator, Minnesota LEND
  • Jean K Echternacht :: Research Associate [Partner staff]
  • Anna M Gilbertson :: Community Program Associate [Partner staff]
  • David R Johnson PhD :: Director, Institute on Community Integration
  • Christen L Opsal :: Coordinator [Partner staff]
  • Xueqin Qian :: Research Associate
  • Robert D Shumer :: Lecturer [Partner staff]
  • Renata Ticha :: Research Associate
  • Joe Timmons :: Research Fellow [Partner staff]