Women's Alliance for Democracy and Justice Presents...
LEARN, ASK, ACT: Find Your Voice in Local Government
What: A non-partisan educational forum to learn about county and state government. The panel includes state and local elected officials, a journalist and a successful activist known for turning community organizing into legislative success. This event is designed to provide a variety of perspectives on how to engage with local leadership to get your voice heard and have an impact on the issues you care about.
When: Thursday, October 26 from 7-9 pm
Where: Sherwood High School, 300 Olney Sandy Spring Rd, Sandy Spring, MD 20860
Who: The following guest speakers are confirmed:
Eric Luedtke - Current member of the Maryland House of Delegates representing District 14 in Montgomery County. (Wootton High School and UMD graduate.)
Nancy Navarro - County Council Member for District 4 in Montgomery County
Dan Reed - local writer, journalist, blogger who specializes in reporting regional issues in Montgomery County. He has a regular column in Washingtonian and his blog is Just Up the Pike. He's also board member of the Action Committee for Transit.
Vincent DeMarco – national leader on how to build a successful legislative effort; subject of Michael Pertschuk’s 2010 book, The DeMarco Factor: Turning Public Will into Political Power
Action Item: Please send Chris Lock at firstname.lastname@example.org your specific questions NOW for these speakers. This forum is designed for YOU.
Brought to you by the Women’s Alliance for Democracy & Justice
Donations for this event will be accepted at the door