Get the run-down on elected positions, running for office, and how you can become involved. Panelists will address what it means to be a candidate, how to get started, and how to bring attention to the needs and issues too often overlooked in our political system. This session will cover:
- Elected positions & how to get started in running for office
- What does it mean to be a candidate for office?
- How to bring attention to overlooked needs and issues
Ana del Rocio, Executive Director of Color PAC, David Douglas School Board
Becca Uherbelau, Metro Senior Communications Manager
Jillian Schoene, Co-Executive Director of Emerge Oregon
Childcare and light refreshments will be provided.
If you need childcare, please contact Allison Cohen at firstname.lastname@example.org.