Date & Time
Wednesday, June 6, 2018, 9:15 AM - 10:30 AM
Inside the 50-Yard Line: Partnering with Lawmakers for Policy Victory
Policy wins don't happen from the stands.  They happend when an idea is carried across the finish line; when calculated plays are well executed despite opposition interference; when exuberant fans keep momentum alive.  In this session, you will hear how state policy leaders are setting up and securing principled wins through well designed plays and honorable relationships with the policymakers who carry the ball across the line.
Moderator: Tracie Sharp
President and Chief Executive Officer, State Policy Network
Rea Hederman
Executive Director of the Economic Research Center and Vice President of Policy, The Buckeye Institute
Christie Herrera
Vice President of State Affairs and Policy Fellow, Foundation for Government Accountability
Jonathan Small
President, Oklahoma Council of Public Affairs
Jim Waters
President and Chief Executive Officer, Bluegrass Institute