September 21, 2020

Two Youth on Record Team Members Accepted Into American Express Women in Music Leadership Academy


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Two Youth on Record Team Members Accepted Into American Express Women in Music Leadership Academy

This virtual training was only offered to 24 emerging nonprofit leaders.


September 22, 2020 – Denver, CO:  Youth on Record is excited to announce that two team members, Andrea Viarrial-Murphy and Mona Magno, are two of only 24 leaders accepted into the 2020 American Express Women in Music Leadership Academy.

“Youth on Record is committed to providing the tools to become the leaders of tomorrow, both for our students and our staff. We are thrilled that both Andrea and Mona are participating in this unique leadership and skills training program.” said Jami Duffy, Executive Director.

The American Express Women in Music Leadership Academy is produced in partnership with the Center for Creative Leadership (CCL), highly regarded as one of the foremost practitioners of leadership development education and research. 

The goal of the Women in Music Leadership Academy is to train the current and next generation of female leaders in the music industry to successfully assume leadership positions within the next five to ten years, and to prepare them for the challenges and opportunities unique to the industry. Selected leaders will have the opportunity to learn the inter-personal and business skills necessary to lead effectively; network with fellow emerging and established leaders in the space; and work one-on-one with a personal CCL executive coach to bring their performance to the next level.

About Youth on Record 

At Youth on Record, we believe that all young people, including those who are at-risk and written-off, have the ability to turn their lives around. We are committed to ensuring that the youth we serve graduate from high school and are ready to enter the workforce, and transition to college or enter advanced technical training and careers. Our programs empower 1,000 teens in some of Denver’s most vulnerable communities to make life choices that positively impact their future by teaching them to develop the coping tools, inspiration, and wherewithal to succeed in today’s world and to become leaders of tomorrow. For more visit and on social media @youthonrecord

About American Express

American Express Company ( is a leading global payments and travel company founded in 1850. One of American Express’ three platforms for its philanthropy is Developing New Leaders for Tomorrow. Under this giving initiative, which recognizes the significance of strong leadership in the nonprofit sector, American Express is making grants focused on training high potential emerging leaders to tackle important issues in the 21st century.

About the Center for Creative Leadership

The Center for Creative Leadership (CCL®) is a top-ranked, global provider of leadership development. By leveraging the power of leadership to drive results that matter most to clients, CCL transforms individual leaders, teams, organizations, and society. Our array of cutting-edge solutions is steeped in extensive research and experience gained from working with hundreds of thousands of leaders at all levels. Ranked among the world’s top providers of executive education, CCL has locations in countries worldwide.