NAA’s Next Generation of Afterschool Leaders identifies young leaders and recognizes and cultivates the talent of afterschool champions who have the potential to influence the field of afterschool for years to come. The selected emerging leader honorees will have demonstrated contributions that have started to influence beyond individual programs to organizations and communities, a proven passion for developing themselves and others, active engagement in efforts to elevate the afterschool field, and demonstrated persistence in their work to grow as leaders.
Congratulations to our very own Shawna Viola Washington! Shawna was selected as one of National AfterSchool Association (NAA)’s 2023 Next Generation of Afterschool Leaders.
We are so proud of you. Thank you for your contributions to programs, organizations, and communities you work with. Your work is valued. You deserve to be recognized.