Little Star Center Executive Director Mary Rosswurm details how to meet legislators and inform them about important issues. Mary’s post appears on a blog for Benedictine University. Here’s an excerpt:
As a leader, there is a very real possibility that you could one day have to meet with legislators, either in your state’s capitol or in the nation’s. Whether it’s in a business capacity, or through a volunteer leadership role, you need to make the most of your limited time with your legislator. Being prepared is essential.
As the executive director of a non-profit agency, it is imperative that local legislators know me and the agency that I represent. It is my job to make them aware of the important work that my organization does and how it impacts them and their constituents.
Please read the entire blog post here.