They know when we're sleeping on the job. They know when we're awake. They know if our work is bad or good. Yet, they're ordinary people for goodness’ sake. Project officers are more than just the unseen judgmental partners in our grant work. When partnering correctly, they can be the guiding force needed to strengthen your coalition. This session will demonstrate how Brandis Belser, a CDC Project Officer, engages with her coalitions. Brandis will feature one of her own coalition leaders by sharing how her coalition benefits from frequent collaboration.