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#ChangeFromWithin: We Need a Personal Vision for Our Community to Thrive!
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#ChangeFromWithin: We Need a Personal Vision for Our Community to Thrive!

June 5, 2019 Leadership Academy

My first #ChangeFromWithin reflection focused on how anger can be of service in leadership. Now I want to shift to the part that comes after anger: [...]

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A Black Woman’s Story: Experience, Cultural Identity, Professional Growth

August 7, 2019

A Black Woman’s Story Why lived experience and cultural identity are critical elements in every advocate’s professional development. #ChangeFromWithin I’ve been pretty political my entire life…My [...]

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Ambition, My Personal Narrative and “Harder Skills”

May 9, 2019 Leadership Academy

As long as I can remember, I’ve had ambition. Some of the early career paths I considered for myself were Oscar-winning actress, renowned surgeon, or world-famous [...]

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Black Gxrl Be Well: Committing to Wellness in My Fight for Racial and Gender Justice

July 31, 2019 Leadership Academy

  “All that you touch you Change. All that you Change, Changes you.” — Octavia Butler I began my time in the Greenlining Leadership Academy thinking [...]

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Confessions of a (Know-It-All) Public Interest Lawyer

July 12, 2017 Leadership Academy

Over the next several weeks we’re posting a series of blogs from our current Greenlining Fellows, exploring their own personal transformation and #ChangeFromWithin, and what that [...]

Yesi Lagunas
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DACA and Break-Away Guilt

July 19, 2017 Leadership Academy

Over the next several weeks we’re posting a series of blogs from our current Greenlining Fellows, exploring their own personal transformation and #ChangeFromWithin, and what that [...]

Hibba Meraay
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How This Introvert Found Her Voice

August 9, 2017 Leadership Academy

Over the last several weeks we’ve been posting a series of blogs from our current Greenlining Fellows, exploring their own personal transformation and #ChangeFromWithin, and what [...]

Jane Kim
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Jane Kim on Politics, the Private Sector and Leadership

November 7, 2017 Leadership Academy

Here at Greenlining’s Leadership Academy, we’ve been on a journey. Over the summer we posted a series of blogs from our Greenlining Fellows, exploring their own [...]

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Leadership Development: We Need #ChangeFromWithin

July 6, 2017 Leadership Academy

Working with amazing leaders has been my job and joy for the last five years at Greenlining. Cohorts of Fellows, Summer Associates, Casistas and interns have [...]

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Leadership, Policy and Making an Unsafe World Safer

August 16, 2019 Energy Equity, Leadership Academy

For women of color, policy has always had a big ”Do Not Enter” sign in front of it. But when Donald Trump was elected to office, [...]