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The Bottom-Up Revolution is... Supporting and Developing Rural Leaders


Welcome to another episode of the Bottom-Up Revolution podcast, featuring two inspiring women who serve at the West Virginia Community Development Hub.  Amanda Workman Scott is the Director of Community Engagement and Jenny Totten is Community Development Coordinator.  

Both grew up in West Virginia, left, and then felt a pull to come back home and serve their communities. Their work is oriented towards bottom-up action, focused on listening to resident stories and helping lift them up as leaders—not tell them what to do or push them down a specific path.

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