Effective political engagement at all levels of government requires significant planning and is vital to empowering member-owners to protect and advance the interests of their cooperative. The power of distribution cooperatives to influence policymakers is vital to their continued success. This cour se helps directors connect the dots between what they as individual directors can do on behalf of their cooperative while maximizing relationships with their statewide and with NRECA to make sure the co-op voice is heard on Capitol Hill and in the regulatory agencies.
- Strategies for engaging consumer-members in grassroots advocacy on behalf of the their cooperative
- Infusing grassroots into the co-op's strategic plan
- Communicating with identified advocates and champions among the co-op's member base
- Creating a political game plan
WHERE TO TAKE THIS COURSE
NRECA offers the opportunity to take this course several times each year at the following events:
NOTE: Please check each event's schedule to see what courses are being offered.
Additionally, these courses can be delivered onsite at your co-op, statewide or G&T. Learn more about our onsite training opportunities.
NRECA – 1 credit
CEU – 0.6 credits
Angie Hylton, Senior Certification Specialist
703-907-5656 | firstname.lastname@example.org
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