The Power of Partnerships: A Case Study in Building Relationships for a Whole Community Approach

Law enforcement and school leaders from a model Bright Futures community share their journey, lessons learned, and practical takeaways that can be replicated in communities interested in establishing partnerships to promote a whole community approach to creating a culture of safety.

Moderated breakout session panel with Michele Gay

  • Sheriff Lenny Millholland, Sheriff, Frederick County Sheriff’s Office, VA
  • Ben Thompson, Assistant Director of Student Services, Frederick County Public Schools, VA
  • Nancy Mango, Bright Futures Coordinator, Frederick County Public Schools, VA
  • 1st Lt. Jason Cornwell, Frederick County Sheriff’s Department
  • Sgt. Travis Mitchell, Frederick County Sherriff’s Department


Michele Gay
Date & Time
Tuesday, October 26, 2021, 2:15 PM - 3:15 PM
Session Type
Breakout Session
Physical Safety, Culture, Climate & Community