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Candidate & Campaign Management School

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What you will learn

The Campaign Management School teaches you how to win elections. This premier campaign training provides future candidates, campaign managers, and staff with the tools and information necessary to organize a winning campaign with a strong grassroots organization and an effective media strategy.

Regardless of the level of your political experience, learn the experts' secrets of an effective campaign from announcement to Election Day. Our faculty includes today's most experienced campaign professionals.

You will learn how to:

  • Write a campaign plan
  • Develop a winning campaign strategy
  • Target and identify voters
  • Manage grassroots outreach
  • Raise funds


Details

Starts Tuesday, August 16

Tue 16:   9:00 AM  - 5:00 PM EDT
Wed 17:   9:00 AM  - 5:00 PM EDT
Thu 18:   9:00 AM  - 5:00 PM EDT
Fri 19:   9:00 AM  - 5:00 PM EDT

Location

Leadership Institute
Steven P.J. Wood Building
1101 N Highland St
Arlington VA, 22201

Cost

$150.00 $50.00 discount for early registration until 8/9/22 Your Cost: $100.00

Manager

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Kirsten Holmberg

Contact Kirsten with your questions.

What graduates say

Michelle Litjens

Michelle Litjens

Former Wisconsin State Representative

"Another LI grad elected to office. I couldn't have done it without you."

Samuel Saad, III

Samuel Saad, III

Councilman, Naples, Florida

"LI training is INVALUABLE. It is essential for success in politics whether you're an elected official or an activist. Going to LI's Campaign Leadership [now Management] School was the jumping off point from volunteer to professional campaigner. I use those skills to manage my business and my political office."

Alonzo Baldonado

Alonzo Baldonado

State Representative (NM) District 8

"This was my first time running for public office, and it was against a political veteran. It was a tough race, but LI gave me the education needed to run a successful campaign."

Your faculty

Kirsten Holmberg

Kirsten Holmberg

Director of Political & Fundraising Training

Kirsten Holmberg is the Director of Political & Fundraising training at the Leadership Institute. She is responsible for several of LI's DC-based trainings and workshops, including the Campaign Management School, the F...

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Matthew Hurtt

Matthew Hurtt

Director of Graduate Programs

Matthew Hurtt is the Director of Graduate Relations at the Leadership Institute. He is also an internationally-recognized fundraiser, organizer, writer, and public speaker.

For nearly six years, Hurtt worked at Amer...

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Ron Nehring

Ron 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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Steven Sutton

Steven Sutton

Senior Vice President, The Leadership Institute

Steven Sutton joined the Leadership Institute fifteen years ago as Vice President for Programs, where he restructured LI's 40+ training programs, from political grassroots to student groups on college campuses. He then ser...

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Rick Tyler

Rick Tyler

Director of Core Schools

Rick Tyler is the Director of Core Schools at the Leadership Institute. He is also a thought-provoking Political Analyst for the MSNBC Cable News Network offering a conservative perspective to unfolding political events. H...

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