Recommendation for Leadership Program

Thank you for agreeing to serve as a reference for a candidate to the leadership program at the School of Public Affairs, American University. Please comment on the candidate's demonstrated capacity for leadership, dedication to learning more about leadership, and an ability to work well with others. Your candid assessment will be very valuable to us in the selection process. Thank you very much for your assistance.

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