Ohio Adult Allies Summit

December 9, 2016 @ 9:00 am – 3:30 pm
OCLC Dublin, Ohio

Drug Free Action Alliance, in collaboration with the Ohio Department of Mental Health and Addiction Services and Ohio University’s Voinovich school, is hosting the third annual Ohio Youth-Led Prevention Network Adult Leader Summit with the theme of Creating Opportunities for Youth to Lead: Fostering Participatory Practice.


The summit will discuss the important role you play as an adult leader, how to engage young people in participatory practice, and will share information on exciting developments in youth-led prevention in Ohio. Registration is NOW LIVE!


Featured Speaker: 

Kim Sabo-Flores



Kim Sabo Flores is an organizational consultant who has developed innovative methods of involving stakeholders in participatory evaluation, research, and organizational and staff development.

Drawing upon her training in developmental and environmental psychology, Dr. Flores has introduced hundreds of adults and young people, their programs and their communities to the empowering impact of creative and sustained participation, reflection, and evaluation.  She has worked with numerous foundations to help build their evaluation capacities, supporting them to measure their “community” impacts and progress toward achieving their missions.


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