2015 19 Oct Highlights from the Chicago Regional Leadership Academy
On October 16-17, 2015, APAICS hosted a Regional Leadership Academy in Chicago, Illinois at BP. Trainers Jennifer Kim, and Kitty Kurth and Kevin Lamped from Kurth Lampe, ran workshops on developing you campaign, fundraising, ethics training and media training. Day 2 included round table discussions with community leaders on education, economic development and immigration.
Thank you to all of the guest speakers who made the program possible: Congresswoman Tammy Duckworth; Andrew Hong, Chicago Excel Academy; Marlynne Nishimura; Alan Thavisouk, Lao Youth Leaders; Lizzie Torres; Yvonne Lau; Aurora Abella-Austriaco, Austriaco & Associates, Ltd.; Dr. Karen Eng, CSMI; Anuradha Hebbar, Zurich North America; Robert Steiner, Small Business Administration; George Mui, MBDA & WHIAAPI; Inhe Choi, Korean American Resource Center and Cultural Center; Jerry Clarito, AFIRE Chicago; Van Huynh, Asian Americans Advancing Justice-Chicago; Reem Kapur, South Asian American Policy & Research Institute; Andrew Kang, Asian Americans Advancing Justice-Chicago.
Click here to see the program agenda and full list of speakers.
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