This one-day, statewide event offers the next generation of civic leaders the insiders' perspective about what it's like to have a career in public service and encourages participants to consider leadership roles in their community.
The 2013 Careers in Politics Conference was sponsored by the Hatton W. Sumners Foundation and hosted in partnership with the John G. Tower Center for Political Studies at Southern Methodist University. Speakers for the event:
The Honorable Royce West, Texas State Senator
Lee Jackson, Chancellor, University of North Texas System
The Honorable Rafael Anchia, Texas State Representative
The Honorable Kenneth Sheets, Texas State Representative
Carol Reed, President, the Reeds PRC
Gromer Jeffers, Political Reporter, Dallas Morning News
Warren Seay, President, DeSoto ISD Board of Trustees
Kristina Kiik, Former Law Clerk for U.S. District Judge Royal Ferguson, Jr.
Jonathan Boos, President, Dallas County Young Republicans
David de la Fuente, Former President, Dallas County Young Democrats
To download a copy of the 2013 Careers in Politics Conference agenda, click here.
Networking After-Party Hosted by the
Dallas County Young Republicans and the Dallas County Young Democrats