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Colorado Campaign and Candidate Academy

On Saturday April 29, 2017

What you will learn

Tuition: $199.00 for participants who register before 4/4/2017, $249.00 after. Cost includes course materials, meals, and tuition for all 5 programs.

The Leadership Institute's Campaign Academy is an intensive four-month program that gives conservative candidates and those who support them the skills to fight and win in today's competitive public policy arena.

Our 2017 program is being held in Denver and will run for four months beginning on Saturday, April 29, 2017. Each month, participants will attend a full day seminar focused on a specific theme: Strategy, Communications, Winning the Invisible Contests, Fundraising and Voter Contact.

Participants are also be invited to participate in on-camera media training. Additionally, live webinars will be hosted from our Washington DC headquarters.

Because this is a comprehensive program, participants will be asked to enroll and pay a one-time, $199.00 tuition fee. This fee allows attendees access to all seminars, webinars and after work programs.

If you register after 4/4/2017, the fee is $249.00. The first 3 sessions are held on Saturday's seminars in 2017 are: April 29, May 20, June 17. The last two sessions are being held on Saturday and Sunday, July 15-16.

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Starts Saturday, April 29

Sat. 29 9:00 - 5:00 PM

University of Denver-Fritz Knoebel School of Hospitality Management Building 229 2044 East Evans Avenue Denver, CO 80208 Map



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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, the nation's premier public policy training organization. Robert oversees divisions which provide political educati...

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Debbie Brown

Debbie Brown

Debbie has directed the strategic plan, messaging, and marketing for businesses, nonprofit organizations, advocacy efforts and candidate campaigns of all sizes.

Debbie serves as the Executive Director of the ...

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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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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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