Meeting Archive:
Nonpartisan Voter Participation Basics for Nonprofits

Meeting Description:
We'll cover the basics of voter engagement for nonprofits--like voter registration, voter education, candidate engagement, and get-out-the-vote efforts--and explain how to stay nonpartisan. The discussion will focus on ways maximize your impact while integrating outreach into services you already provide. Register today to make sure your nonprofit is ready for the 2012 election!
Date: Thu, Mar 22, 2012
Time: 02:00 PM EDT
Duration: 1 hour
Host(s): Nonprofit VOTE
 Presenter Information
Ashley Herad
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Ashley provides policy training and technical assistance throughout the state to nonprofits seeking to influence public policy, and works to build community coalitions around vital policy issues. She also advocates on behalf of the nonprofit sector during the legislative session.

Previously Herad served as an intern for the Bureau of Governmental Research in New Orleans, then as a press aid and researcher in the Louisiana Governors’ Office. She has participated in national advocacy trainings with Neighborworks, the National Low Income Housing Coalition, and the Center for Lobbying and the Public Interest.

Herad holds a master's degree in Public Administration from the State University of New York at Binghamton and a bachelor’s in Anthropology from Louisiana State University.