This free, online event was held on March 10, 2011, and was convened by the Ash Center's Government Innovators Network. Please visit the event page to access the slide presentations and resources associated with this webinar.

Event description: This event featured government leaders and experts from innovative service organizations. The panel explored efforts to inspire and support people from nontraditional backgrounds and experiences who are making an over-sized impact on our toughest community problems.

This webinar was moderated by Stephen Goldsmith with panelists Jim Balfanz and Jim Emerman. The event was cosponsored the Malcolm Wiener Center for Social Policy, Harvard Kennedy School.