Embark Georgia 2019 Leadership Conference

Open to higher education and high school professionals, case managers, homeless liaisons, private foster care professionals and any other interested community partners, the conference will include simulations, breakout sessions and networking opportunities. This year, the conference highlighted three specific focus areas; students, campuses and policy. Started in 2017, the Embark Georgia Leadership Conference brings together educational professionals together with other agencies that work directly with foster care and homeless youth to provide technical assistance, leadership training and other forms of support that help the youth in their educational pursuits.

The J.W. Fanning Institute for Leadership Development
– a public service and outreach unit of the University of Georgia – is dedicated to strengthening communities, organizations, and individuals through leadership development, training, and education.


Embark Georgia is located at the J.W. Fanning Institute for Leadership Development.
David Meyers and Lori Tiller are the network directors. Our offices are located at 

1240 S. Lumpkin St.
Athens, GA 30605

You may contact us by calling 706-542-1108 or emailing  EMBARK@fanning.uga.edu
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