Bates ’11 Selected for New Leaders Council Institute

Posted on Friday, February 21, 2014

Melanie Bates was accepted to the 2014 New Leaders Council (NLC) Institute in Washington, D.C.  The NLC is the premier leadership and professional development, training, mentoring, networking, and career and political advancement program for young professionals, which consists of an intense five-month entrepreneurship training program.  Only 15-20 fellows are selected to each program (there are 31 NLC chapters across the U.S.).  Bates currently serves as legislative director for Ward 6 Councilmember Tommy Wells at the Council of the District of Columbia.