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Learn What it Takes to Run for Office!

August 16, 2023 at 6:00pm - 8pm

NOTE: After you sign up here, please fill out the Zoom registration on the next page to complete your sign-up. This series will only be offered in English.

In this two-part series, we'll break down everything you need to know to consider seeking political office. From finances to community support, these non-partisan sessions will help you decide if you're ready to run.

  • Wednesday, August 9 — Part I: Campaigns 101 

    Maya Brown, Political Consultant

  • Wednesday, August 16 — Part II: Panel with Elected Officials

Moderated by Andrew Otazo, Activist and Author of Miami Creation Myth

Ashley Gantt, State Representative

Kassandra Timothe, North Miami Councilwoman

Sandra Harris, Miami Shores Councilmember and former Mayor

Jean Monestime, Former Miami-Dade County Commissioner

After these informational meetings, a 5-week course will be available for those seriously considering a run for office. Application coming soon! Learn more at


There is no fee to participate.

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