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Thursday, December 14 • 9:00am - 10:00am
Building Political Power For Your School

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How can school leaders develop political support and community buy-in? We will have a discussion with school leaders and advocates that will include both past successes and failures and techniques moving forward to help school leaders become better advocates for their school communities.

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Dana Henry

New Orleans City Director, Stand for Children
As a native son of New Orleans, Dana Henry has engaged in advocacy full time as a family law and juvenile attorney in New Orleans since 2000. Since that time, Dana has also worked professionally as a management consultant and has served on several civic boards and commissions in New... Read More →

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Kenneth Campbell

STEM Curriculum Specialist, Idea Public Schools
Ken is a native of Mississippi who has lived in Louisiana for the past 9 years, a respected education leader in Baton Rouge, and a national expert on quality charter school policy. Ken brings decades of experience creating exceptional education opportunities for children to his position... Read More →
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Eva Kemp

Louisiana State Director, Democrats for Education Reform
Eva Kemp joined the DFER team after working as an education policy advisor to former United States Senator Mary L. Landrieu (D-LA). A native of Hammond, LA, Eva graduated from Louisiana State University in 2007 and began teaching fourth grade in Baton Rouge. She also worked as a literacy... Read More →
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Dr. Jesse Watson

Principal, Kenner Discovery Health Sciences Academy
Distinguished as a vibrant and driven leader, Dr. Watson, received a Bachelor of Science degree from Southern University in Baton Rouge, LA (SUBR) and later earned dual Master’s Degrees from SUBR, Master of Public Administration at Nelson Mandela School of Public Policy and Master... Read More →