Pathway to Politics

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SCHEDULE OF SPEAKERS:

Opening Keynote Address:
Linda Ketner – 2008 Candidate for South Carolina’s 1st Congressional District

MORNING BREAKOUT SESSIONS

Elected Office Track: Launching Your Campaign
Moderated by Carolyn Murray, NBC News 2

  • Mary Tinkler
 – Charleston County Treasurer
  • Katie Arrington – State House Representative, SC District  94
  • Toby Smith – Former Candidate, Mayor of Charleston
  • Tasha Gandy – Former Candidate, North Charleston City Council

Advocacy Track: Working with the Legislature 101
Moderated by KJ Kearney, Charleston Sticks Together

  • Joan Brady – 
President, Carolina Creative Strategies
, Former State Representative SC District 78
  • Eme Crawford
 – Women’s Rights and Empowerment Network (WREN)
  • Shaundra Scott – ACLU of SC
  • Sarah Shad Johnson
 – League of Women Voters

AFTERNOON BREAKOUT SESSIONS

Elected Office Track: Navigating South Carolina’s Political Parties as a Candidate
Moderated by Carolyn Murray, NBC News 2

  • Hope Walker – 
Executive Director, South Carolina Republican Party
  • Susan Smith
 – SC Democratic Women’s Council
  • Jenny Horne – Former State House Representative, SC District  94
, Candidate for US-1 Congressional District

Advocacy Track: Grassroots Organizer’s Toolkit
Moderated by KJ Kearney, Charleston Sticks Together

  • Erin McKee 
- South Carolina AFL-CIO
  • Jessica Bright – 
Candidate, Vice Chair of SC Democratic Party, SC Equality
  • Virginia Jamison – North Charleston City Council

Plenary Session: Fundraising for Success

  • Candy S. Fletcher
 – Fletcher Communication, LLC, Political fundraising consultant

Lessons Learned: An Intimate Discussion on Fundraising to Fuel Your Campaign
Moderated by Candy Fletcher

  • Katrina Shealy
 – State Senator, SC District 23
  • June Bradham – 
Principal and Owner, Corporate DevelopMint
, Nonprofit fundraising consultant

 

 

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