Leading Through Partnership: How MEDA Built a Community-Driven Prenatal-to-Career Model

Mission Economic Development Agency
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This webinar features highlights of EdRedesign's case study, “When Families Thrive, Children Succeed”: How the Mission Economic Development Agency Created a Transformational Prenatal-to-Career Model, and a panel discussion with MEDA leaders who partnered with community residents and community-based organizations to create the Mission Promise Neighborhood. The session showcases MEDA’s innovative, community-centered approach, shares how leaders of place-based partnerships can address challenges and make difficult decisions, and offers insights into forging strong, mutually beneficial cross-sector partnerships. 

  Speaker Panel  

  • Luis Granados, Chief Executive Officer, MEDA 
  • Jillian Spindle, Chief Strategy and Advancement Officer, MEDA
  • Richard Raya, Senior Advisor, MEDA and EdRedesign By All Means Senior Fellow

Case Overview: Lynne Sacks, Research Director, EdRedesign
Moderator: Rob Watson, Deputy Director, EdRedesign  

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View the full case study and case highlights in English and Spanish

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