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Ft. Lauderdale Campaign Academy

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What you will learn

The Leadership Institute’s Campaign Academy is an intensive five-session program that gives conservative candidates and those who support them the skills to fight and win in today's competitive public policy arena. Typically the Academy runs for five months, meeting once per month in person.

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.

The dates, times, and topics for the Sarasota Academy* are:
  1. Saturday, February 10, 8:30-4:30, Strategy
  2. Saturday, February 24, 8:30-4:30, Communications
  3. Friday, March 9, 4:30-9:30, Candidate Development & Invisible Contests
  4. Saturday, March 10, 8:30-4:30, Fundraising
  5. Saturday, March 24, 8:30-4:30, Voter Contact

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 after work programs.

Details

Starts Saturday, February 10

Sat. 10 8:30 - 4:00 PM

Location:
Nova Southeastern University 3301 College Ave Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33314 Map
Cost

$300.00 $100.00 discount for early registration until 2/5/18 Your Cost: $200.00

Manager

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

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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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Bill Faulk

Bill Faulk

Bill Faulk is a political strategist and consultant from Long Island, New York. He has served as an advisor to several elected officials, and has worked on campaigns at all levels of government from village justice, to pre...

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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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