The high quality, high impact field placement site plays a vital role in building local human services leadership expertise and organizational capacity to respond to community need. In guiding and mentoring the developing human services leadership student, the field placement supervisor models best practices and appropriate response to human need. The supervisor encourages the student to learn from the context of the experience and develop a skill set that will transfer to other experiences. Students with exceptional academic and experiential preparation will go on to lead effective human service organizations. Effective organizations bring stronger, more positive human condition and more sustainable communities for the future (read more).