Extensive Academy Education and Training Program

NOW ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS FOR 2022 COHORT

 
Curriculum Overview
Class Schedule

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

 
 
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SAN JOAQUIN POLITICAL ACADEMY 
COMMITTEE MEMBERS

TAL ESLICK
CHAIR
RUTH EVANS
MEMBER
DAVID HOFFMAN
MEMBER
IAN WEILAND
MEMBER
SCOTT MILLER
MEMBER

CONTACT

SAN JOAQUIN POLITICAL ACADEMY

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OUR ADDRESS

San Joaquin Political Academy
2331 Fresno Street
Fresno, CA 93721

Tel:  (559) 495-4800

 

 

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