Most sustainable improvements in community occur when citizens discover their own power to act…when citizens stop waiting for professionals or elected leadership to do something, and decide they can reclaim what they have delegated to others.

Convening is a more critical skill than commanding.

In a word is a world. All transformation occurs through language. Find new language to describe what you're living into."

Citizens, in their capacity to come together and choose to be accountable, are our best shot at making a difference.

Everything has been said – not everybody has said it.