A partnership between Fort Lewis College and Colorado Mesa University, the Springboard Fellowship is a one year program that strengthens the social capital of 18 career driven, hard-working students in their last year of college.
Former Chief Operating Officer
Executive Director, La Plata County Economic Development Alliance
Pediatrician, Southern Ute Health Center
Forensic Nurse Coordinator, Mercy Regional Health Center
Customer Success, StoneAge
CEO, ASAP Payroll
Executive Director, Mountain Studies Institute
Cellular and Molecular Biology
Financial Economics and Data Analysis
Wellness Director, Open Sky Wilderness Therapy
Executive Director, Music in the Mountains
Senator Bennet's office
Director, Durango Iron Horse Bicycle Classic
City Manager, City of Durango
Executive Director, San Juan Basin Public Health
FLC to DC is an opportunity for students to connect with Washington DC public policy experts and conduct guided analysis of public policy areas.
Students work with longtime political lobbyist Tony Williams to network and identify internships.
Williams and Paul DeBell, an associate professor of Political Science, host policy leaders for a speaker series, exposing students to many paths and words of wisdom.