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Campaign Management School

On Tuesday May 30, 2017

What you will learn

4 days, $250

Registration fee includes meals and lodging (available for the first 46 students).

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:

  • Personalize your own effective campaign plan
  • Define a message for your campaign
  • Target and identify your base of grassroots support and volunteers
  • Put together a GOTV effort to push your campaign over the top

NOTE: The Campaign Management School is not designed for current candidates, but many of the lectures are helpful. If you are running for office now, you'll also benefit from attending the following LI programs: Public Speaking Workshop, Advanced Public Speaking Workshop, One-on-One Public Speaking Workshop, Introduction to Television Techniques, On-Camera Television Workshop, One-on-One Television Workshop, and High-Dollar Fundraising.

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Details

Starts Tuesday, May 30

Tue. 30 8:00 - 7:15 PM
Wed. 31 8:00 - 7:00 PM
Thu. 1 8:00 - 5:00 PM
Fri. 2 8:00 - 7:00 PM

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

$250.00

Manager

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What graduates say

Michelle Litjens

Michelle Litjens

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)

"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

Jeff Berkowitz

Jeff Berkowitz

Delve, CEO

Jeff Berkowtiz, CEO

Recognized by Politico as “an opposition research and policy ace,” Jeff Berkowitz formed Delve after serving as Research Director at the Republican ...

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Thomas Bingham

Thomas Bingham

Political Training Coordinator, Leadership Institute

Thomas Bingham is the Political Training Coordinator for the Leadership Institute and organizes the Campaign Managment School and Campaign Data Workshop. Before joining the Leadership Institute, he worked for the National ...

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Igor Birman

Igor Birman

Chief of Staff, Office of Rep. Tom McClintock

Born in the Soviet Union in 1981, Igor Birman has seen firsthand the misery that tyrannical government inflicts upon its people and learned the precious nature of freedom witnessing his parents struggle under the communist...

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Morton Blackwell

Morton Blackwell

President of the Leadership Institute

Professionally, Morton Blackwell is the president of the Leadership Institute, a non-partisan educational foundation he founded in 1979.

His institute prepares conservatives for success in politics, government and t...

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Nancy Bocskor

Nancy Bocskor

Founder at The Nancy Bocskor Company

About Nancy Bocskor

Nancy Bocskor, tagged a “Democracy Coach” by a major German newspaper, teaches citizens in the United States and internationally how to communicate with ...

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Chris Cupit

Chris Cupit

President, Campaign Marketing Strategies

In 2006, Chris Cupit founded Campaign Marketing Strategies (CMS) to give libertyminded, pro-family candidates and organizations the communications tools to be competitive and win the public debate. A veteran congressional ...

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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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Chris Godbey

Chris Godbey

Director of Client Strategy, SurgeRED

Christopher (Chris) Godbey is a Director of Client Strategy at SurgeRED, a campaign and communications strategy firm that focuses on digital engagement. Chris comes to SurgeRED from Innovative Campaign Strategies, LLC with...

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Matthew Hurtt

Matthew Hurtt

Trainer, Americans For Prosperity GLA

Matthew Hurtt is a trainer for Americans for Prosperity Foundation's Grassroots Leadership Academy. In that capacity, he travels the country training conservative activists.

Previously, he served as a copywriter fo...

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John MacDonald

John MacDonald

Account Representative, HSP Direct

John MacDonald is a winner of the Direct Mail Association of Washington's “MAXI” (Marking Award for eXcellence and Innovation) as well as the Silver Elephant from the Goldies Awards for his work on direct mail....

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Cliff Maloney

Cliff Maloney

Young Americans for Liberty, President

Cliff Maloney Jr. is the President of Young Americans for Liberty (YAL), a non-profit, youth organization based in Arlington, VA that boasts over 900 college chapters across the country. YAL's mission is to identify, educa...

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Todd Meredith

Todd Meredith

Co-Owner, Morgan, Meredith & Associates

Todd Meredith is owner and CEO of Morgan, Meredith Companies, a DC based conservative fundraising firm. For 25 years he has worked at Morgan, Meredith raising money for over 300 Republican political campaigns, Leadership P...

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Stephen Rowe

Stephen Rowe

Deputy Director of Digital Training, Leadership Institute

Stephen Rowe is the Deputy Director of Digital Training where he trains thousands of conservatives how to win online through a training program of more than 30 unique workshops focused web development, programming and soci...

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Shawn Sheehy

Shawn Sheehy

Senior Associate, HoltzmanVogelJosefiakTorchinsky PLLC

Shawn Sheehy is the Senior Litigation Associate at the law firm of Holtzman Vogel Josefiak Torchinsky. Shawn's practice focuses on First Amendment litigation, redistricting litigation, and litigation involving the Telephon...

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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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Steven Sutton

Steven Sutton

Vice President for Development, The Leadership Institute

Steven joined the Leadership Institute eight years ago as Vice President of Programs. As Vice President of Programs, he directed all LI's training programs, from political grassroots to student groups on college campuses. ...

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