Grassroots Advocacy: An Insider’s Take on What It Takes to Influence Elected Officials

How can you affect national, state, and local policy? Jason Morgan has the on-the-ground experience to help you make a difference. Jason serves as District Director for Rep. Debbie Dingell, an elected official on the Washtenaw County Board of Commissioners, and and Chair of the Public Policy Committee of the Jim Toy Community Center. He is also former Director of Government and Community Relations for Washtenaw Community College. In these roles he has seen public policy development and policy advocacy from all sides. He will share what works and what doesn’t in making your voice heard from Capital Hill to City Hall.

Cost: Suggested donation $10 members, $20 non-members.

Details: info@icpj.org, 734-663-1870.

Location and Parking: ICPJ’s office is located behind the Ann Arbor Friends Meeting, just east of Washtenaw Avenue. Limited on-site parking is available, accessed from alley in rear between Lincoln and Olivia. Additional parking available on-street.

Space is limited. Please register online.