October 29, 2021 Here we are at the end of October wrapping up the second annual RUN WY online edition! You might be asking, Why offer a leadership development and candidate training in a non-election year? Because, as Week 1 presenter Jessica Jaubert pointed out, “The best time to get your campaign started is right now!” “The best time to …
September 27, 2021 ESPC is building on the success of last year’s RUN Wyoming program–which was offered free and online. We’re back for a second year with more great programs and presenters. Check it out! Every Thursday in October from 5-6 p.m. will feature great information and actionable tips and tricks from state and nationally recognized experts and elected officials. …
When all of us here at ESPC paused recently to take stock of what your support accomplished for the people of Wyoming in 2020—a year filled with challenges—we were truly blown away. I hope you’ll read our inaugural impact report and feel as proud as we are of what you helped us achieve for Wyoming! I also hope you’ll stay …
August 11, 2020 Kate Debow Hayes of Higher Ground Coaching and Development, Sen. Tara Nethercott, and Albany County Clerk Jackie Gonzales turned what could have been a dry conversation about managing campaign finances into a deeper and uplifting discussion about the importance of women’s representation in the Equality State.
August 4, 2020 The panelists addressed common concerns of campaigning, offered insights for overcoming fears of knocking on doors or asking for money, and shared tips about the day-to-day expectations of campaigning (for example, be prepared to talk policy and platform even on a quick trip to the grocery store).
July 28, 2020 Fundraising doesn’t need to be scary! If donors connect with your message, they’ll want to support you. They just need to be asked—ideally for a specific amount.
July 22, 2020 “Taking Your Social Media to the Next Level” with Eva Guidarini of Facebook’s Politics and Government Outreach team, included a jam-packed tactical presentation including Facebook pro-tips, behind-the-curtain insights, and helpful strategies for candidates to create an effective, engaging campaign.
July 14, 2020 Jessica’s first and most important bit of advice if you’re thinking about filing as a candidate? It’s not too late! Filing periods for many offices are open until mid-August. So there’s still time to get your name on the 2020 ballot and run a strong campaign!
July 10, 2020 “We just celebrated the 150th anniversary of women’s suffrage in Wyoming, 2020 marks the centennial of the 19th Amendment, and now is an ideal time to look at the complicated history of women’s suffrage and talk about what that legacy means today.”
July 7, 2020 ESPC kicked off the first in our six-part online candidate training series on July 6 with experienced communications strategist, former press secretary, and founder of Frontwood Strategies, Nell Callahan.