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San Diego Campaign Academy Session 1

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What you will learn


Wondering what it takes to win? The Leadership Institute’s Campaign Academy is your answer. This first-rate program will demystify what it takes to get involved in public policy. Held over five sessions, this program provides over 40 hours of classroom instruction, expert profession faculty, and committed attendees.

Each session will focus on a specific theme:

  • Saturday, March 10th- Campaign Strategy
  • Saturday, April 7th- Winning the Invisible Contests
  • Saturday, May 5th- Communications
  • Saturday, June 2nd- Fundraising
  • Sunday, June 3rd- Voter Contact and Grassroots Organizing

In addition to the lectures, exercises, and webinars, each participant will be given the opportunity to receive one-on-one media training. Because this is a comprehensive program, participants will be asked to enroll and pay a one-time tuition fee. This fee allows attendees access to all seminars, webinars, and course materials.

The early registration rate prior to February 16, 2018 is $249, after this date the rate increases to $299.

Space is limited, please register today!

Details

Starts Saturday, March 10

Sat. 10 9:00 - 5:00 PM

Location:
Four Points Sheraton 8110 Aero Drive San Diego, CA 92123 Map
Cost

$299.00 $50.00 discount for early registration until 3/1/18 Your Cost: $249.00

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Your faculty

Barry Aarons

Barry Aarons

Owner of The Aarons Company LLC

Since 1997 Barry M. Aarons has been the owner of The Aarons Company LLC, a public policy consulting firm specializing in legislative representation, coalition building, business management, seminar and strategic plan...

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Robert Arnakis

Robert Arnakis

Senior Director of Domestic and International Programs for the Leadership Institute

Robert Arnakis is the Senior Director of Domestic and International Programs for The Leadership Institute.

Mr. Arnakis oversees divisions which provide political education and consultation to senior government offic...

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Collin Corbett

Collin Corbett

Collin Corbett is the black sheep of a mostly apolitical family, though he is used to that being an avid White Sox fan in a town full of Cubs fans. He was born in Batavia and has lived in Palatine for over 15 years.

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Dena Espenscheid

Dena Espenscheid

Director of Grassroots Coalitions, Leadership Institute

Skydiving and politics are similar. You have to have a plan, proper resources, good instructions, and clear communications. When everything goes right, it is smooth sailing throughout the process. When something goes wrong...

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Gregg Keller

Gregg Keller

Gregg Keller is widely regarded as one of the preeminent public affairs professionals in the country. Before founding Atlas Strategy Group, Keller helped lead two national public policy organizations, directed a national c...

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Amy Lunde

Amy Lunde

Amy Lunde has worked in local, state and national politics for more than 13 years, touching more than 50 races across 40 states. In 2016, Lunde managed Greg Gianforte's gubernatorial campaign in Montana. During the 2013-20...

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Gary Marx

Gary Marx

President of Madison Strategies

Gary Marx, Senior Partner, Madison Strategies, Atlanta

Gary Marx is co-founder of Madison Strategies and currently serves as a Senior Advisor for Scott Walker's Presidential Campaign. He laun...

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Ronald Nehring

Ronald Nehring

Director of International Training, Leadership Institute

Ron Nehring, Director of International Training at The Leadership Institute, is a Republican strategist and communications expert who served as National Spokesman in the 2016 Presidential campaign of Senator Ted Cruz.

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Jim Reavis

Jim Reavis has been active in politics and political fundraising since 1982. Jim has helped organize and chair several large event fundraisers with headliners such...

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Spencer Sullivan

Spencer Sullivan

Grassroots Program Coordinator, Leadership Institute

Spencer Sullivan is the Director for Grassroots Engagement for the Leadership Institute. He directs trainings and academies in the United States, in order to equip the next generation of political operatives and activists ...

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