Elected Office event flyer


Running for Elected Office: Do I Have What It Takes?

  • Monday, August 13, 2018, 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM

An informative, engaging, educational workshop organized by the Natural Leaders Initiative (NLI) and led by Trailblazers PAC. Dinner and child care will be provided.

Find out what it takes to run for local office. Learn what local elected leaders do. Assess your skills for holding local office. Learn how to overcome barriers and what's needed to run a local campaign. Learn how you can help others to run for office.

Curious? Come and learn! No commitment to running for office required!

Help us plan properly -- RSVP to natural.leaders@cornell.edu

Led by Trailblazers PAC Presenters:

* Leslie Danks Burke, Founder & President of Trailblazers PAC

* Ed Fairbrother, Town Supervisor, Big Flats, NY; Trailblazers PAC Board Member

* Kevin Beckford, Town Board Member, Pittsford, NY; "2017 Elected Trailblazer"


None. Donations gratefully accepted at the door. Suggested donation: $5-$25.

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Michele L. Jones
NLI Program Educator
(607) 272-2292


CCE-Tompkins Education Center
615 Willow Avenue
Ithaca, NY 14850-3555