Emerging Leader Stories
One of the goals of the Rural Institute Transition and Employment Projects is to expand the vision of what is possible for youth and young adults with developmental disabilities. In collaboration with Rural Institute Consumer Advisory Council members, project staff creates monthly Transition Listserv announcements to highlight and share stories of young Montanans with developmental disabilities living, learning, working and actively participating in their communities.
Emerging Leaders are Montanans age 34 and younger who have a developmental disability and have creatively organized their supports to:
Emerging Leaders Recruitment Video [WMV] (created by Emerging Leader members of the Rural Institute Consumer Advisory Council)
To nominate an Emerging Leader both forms below need to be completed and returned to the address listed on the form.