Real Talk: I Ran For Office

March 27, 2018 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm America/New York Timezone
Center for Civic Innovation

This event is free and open to the public, but you MUST RSVP using the ticket link!

Have you ever wondered what it takes to run for a public office? Ever dreamed of being mayor or a school board representative? Maybe you want to join someone’s campaign the next election cycle. Join us as we hear real life stories of people who have run for office. These speakers have some great insight into what it’s like to hear the call to public service and what it takes to run a successful campaign (and what happens even if you don’t win)!

5:30pm Doors Open – campaign tables open

6:00pm Speakers begin

7:15pm Facilitated panel/Q&A

8:00pm End


Jennifer Ide: City of Atlanta, City Council District 6
Liliana Bakhtiari: City of Atlanta, ran for City Council District 5
Kirkland Carden: City of Duluth, City Council Post 2