December--ITE Advocacy and Engagement Webinars

By Ms. Aliyah Horton CAE posted 12-03-2014 09:37 AM

The ITE Advocacy Committee is pleased to offer the following webinars for ITE members. The webinars are free of charge. 

Thursday, December 11 
3:00-4:30 p.m. Eastern
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The webinar will be facilitated by Monica M. Suter, Member, ITE International Board of Direction and Co-Chair, ITE Advocacy Committee. The webinar will be an interactive discussion with Roy Neel on how political decisions are made; how to create impactful relationships with elected leaders; and the importance of engagement with elected leaders at home and in Washington.

For three decades Roy Neel has been at the center of some of history's most extraordinary events, and helped deal with some of the country's most challenging crises. He served as Chief of Staff to Congressman, Senator, and Vice President Al Gore, as well as Deputy Chief of Staff to President Bill Clinton. Neel has lectured widely on politics, presidential campaigns, transitions and White House operations, appearing frequently as a political commentator on network television. He also happens to be the brother of current ITE International President, W. Hibbett Neel.

Monday, December 15
3:00-4:30 p.m. Eastern
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This Advocacy 101 webinar will guide participants through the basics of getting engaged at the local level and in Washington, DC with elected leaders. The webinar will highlight resources available from ITE; best practices; and provide examples of engagement by ITE headquarters, an ITE District and individual members. There will be an opportunity for dialogue.

Aliyah N. Horton, Associate Executive Director, Strategic Initiatives and Government Affairs, Institute of Transportation Engineers, Washington, DC, USA
Monica M. Suter, Member, ITE International Board of Direction & Co-Chair, ITE Advocacy Committee, Santa Ana, CA, USA
Andrew Cibor, Traffic Engineer, Ada County Highway District, Boise, ID, USA
Roy Neel, Political Consultant, Washington, DC (invited)