Michele Juda (Schenectady office and Director of Programs) has been selected as a participant in the Maternal Child Health Public Health Leadership Institute. This executive-education program is designed to significantly expand self-awareness and quickly build practical skills for effectively leading, managing people, and building partnerships, to advocate for and create the MCH systems of tomorrow. It is a unique program that will improves leadership capacity, teaching participants how to create the kind of organizational culture that engages and motivates others. In prior years, we have encouraged people to apply to be part of this Leadership Institute. Michele is the first family representative from NYS to be selected to attend Congratulation to Michele for being selected to be part of this leadership building opportunity.