Kwame Building Group’s own Ashlee Cooksey and Michael Thompson have been selected as one of 33 young professionals for the FOCUS St. Louis® Spring 2020 Emerging Leaders. 

The competitive, three-month program for young professionals is designed to give participants “an increased sense of engagement in the region, as well as the tools to take an active role as the next generation of St. Louis regional leaders.” Participants will take part in 40 hours of civic leadership development. 

Launched in 2012, the FOCUS Emerging Leaders program has trained more than 450 young professionals from across public, private and nonprofit sectors. 

Congrats to all of the young professionals chosen for this amazing program!