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This year’s Young American Leaders Program (YALP) at Harvard University took part in 10 executives from the Birmingham area who, together with others, learned about successful public-private partnerships.

Staci Brown Brooks, director of marketing communications at Alabama Power.
Anil Chadha, Executive Vice President, Regions Bank.
Jay Eichelberger, General Manager Southern Operations at Altec Inc.
Miller Girvin, Executive Vice President of Innovations and Entrepreneurship at the Economic Development Partnership of Alabama.
Rachel Harmon, executive director of Birmingham Promise.
LaRhonda Magras, CEO of YWCA Central Alabama.
Mark WC Martin, CEO of Build Urban Prosperity.
Mashonda Taylor, Woodlawn United General Manager.
Ford Wiles, independent creative and strategic partner.
Emily Wykle, director of foreign affairs at the University of Alabama, Birmingham.

This is the third year executives from the Birmingham area have participated and the first year the annual program has been run virtually after it was canceled in 2020 due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

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