Extensive Academy Education and Training Program

San Joaquin Political Academy

2020 Spring Class 

Has Been Postponed

Further Details To Follow

 

Our Mission

 

The San Joaquin Political Academy is to assist in the development of visionary political leaders who recognize that a healthy business climate is necessary for a strong economy, and a strong economy is necessary for a vibrant community. The Academy will provide education and training to civic, professional and business leaders and others with outstanding leadership potential so that they may enter public service with the appropriate skills and vision to address creatively the problems of the region.

Extensive Academy Education and Training Program

The Academy teaches candidates how to listen to constituents with a clear understanding of how to seek endorsements, support, and reserve the right to make independent decisions.

 

Successful graduates will feel secure knowing they have the knowledge and vision to put their services forward as an elected public official who is capable of offering creative solutions to the problems of the region. 

 

Academy Class Topics Include: 

 

  • Ethical Leadership Traits

  • Regional Problems and Solutions

  • Critical Thinking and Listening Skills

  • Image Consultation

  • The Electoral Process

  • Issues Impacting Business

  • Media Relations

  • Fundraising Strategies

  • Developing an Effective Campaign

 
 

SAN JOAQUIN POLITICAL ACADEMY 

Board of Directors

Executive Committee​:

RICK BRADEN
CHAIR
GORDON WEBSTER
VICE-CHAIR, TREASURER

Board Members:

RUTH EVANS
MEMBER
JOAN CONWAY
MEMBER
JOSEPH HEBERT
MEMBER
VONG MOUANOUTOUA
MEMBER
AL SMITH
MEMBER
DANIEL BABSHOFF
MEMBER
TERRA BRUSSEAU
MEMBER
WILLIAM ROBINSON
MEMBER
KRISTINA GARABEDIAN
MEMBER

Board Member Emeritus:

STAN OKEN
EMERITUS

Staff:

DAMARA WAKE
ADMIN ASSISTANT

CONTACT

SAN JOAQUIN POLITICAL ACADEMY

OUR ADDRESS

San Joaquin Political Academy
2331 Fresno Street
Fresno, CA 93721

Email: info@sjpoliticalacademy.com
Tel:  559.313.3304

 

 

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