Joan Sabott, new to the Grand Island community, is excited to bring her background in leadership, conflict and secondary education to her role as the coordinator for the Youth Leadership Tomorrow program. Joan is a leadership and conflict expert, facilitating controversial community-based processes and training professionals from the United States and Canada on leadership and conflict-related topics. Before entering into the leadership field, she taught history at an Omaha high school. She earned her Bachelor’s Degree in History, a Certificate in Secondary Education, and a Master’s Degree in Negotiation and Dispute Resolution. All degrees were awarded from Creighton University. Joan lives in Grand Island with her husband, J.D., and two sons.