Run to Lead: Campaign Strategy for Women in Local Government

MWIMG: Run to Lead: Campaign Strategy for Women in Local Government
Every community and campaign is unique, but the strategy and tactics it takes to win are not. This session will explore critical elements of running for office for women in local government. Dive in on key tactics from a political strategy expert that will help you hit the ground running – whether you’re just beginning to consider a run for office, or your sights are set on reelection and beyond. This event is complimentary for current Michigan Women in Municipal Government members and includes refreshments. Non-member registration is $20.

Speaker: Adrian Hemond, Partner & CEO, Grassroots Midwest

Speaker Bio:
Adrian Hemond is a seasoned political professional with a broad range of experience and expertise. A former political science instructor at Saginaw Valley State University, Hemond served as a lobbyist with Governmental Consultant Services, Inc (GCSI) from 2007 to 2012, specializing in appropriations, local government, regulatory affairs, and procurement. Prior to GCSI, Hemond was lead staff to the Michigan House Appropriations Committee under then Chairman Rep. George Cushingberry, Jr. (D-Detroit), as well as staff to State Rep. Marsha Cheeks (D-Detroit). He is also a former account executive with Energy Systems Group (ESG), an energy performance contractor. Most recently, Hemond was Chief of Staff to the Michigan House Democratic Leader. Hemond holds a B.A. and an M.A. from Michigan State University, both in political science.

Agenda
Begin: 3:30 p.m.-  5 p.m.

Cost: 
MWIMG members: Free
Non-members: $20

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Location:
Michigan Municipal League 
1675 Green Road
Ann Arbor, MI 48105
1/24/2019 - 1/24/2019
Michigan Municipal League
1675 Green Road
Ann Arbor, MI 48105

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