Davenport, ND—Jenn Faul wants to radically change how children learn about mental health. As a therapist and COO for the largest free-standing psychiatric and substance use hospital in her region, she recognizes that mental health is often a taboo topic.
Bismarck, ND—Alice Musumba is passionate about helping immigrants thrive in Bismarck. She sees the positive impact they have on the wider community when they share their unique cultural identities and experiences.
Fargo, ND—Born in Peru, Yuri Nakasato lived through a devastating earthquake, violent civil conflict and epidemics of tuberculosis and cholera. Despite the obstacles, he went on to earn degrees in medicine and business administration.
Fort Yates, ND—Native Nations Rebuilders Program (cohort 7) - Alayna is from the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe. She is a teacher in the Lakota Language Nest at Sitting Bull College. Alayna earned her Bachelor of Science from the University of Mary in 2014.