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Equinox Center 


Thursday February 23, 2012 from 5:30 PM to 7:00 PM PST

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 Co-Merge Workplace
330 A Street
San Diego, CA 92101

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Civic Engagement 101: A Conversation with
Elyse Lowe from Move San Diego

Feb. 23, 2012

Be the ChangeYou care about advancing a more sustainable future for the San Diego region. But how? What role can you play to drive positive change?

Join us for a fun and inspiring conversation with Elyse Lowe, Executive Director of Move San Diego.



Date: Thursday, February 23
Time: 5:30 - 7:00 p.m.
Location: Co-Merge Workplace, 330 A Street, San Diego, CA 92101
Wine and hors d'oeuvres will be served

Price: $10 per person, free for paid Leaders 2020 members
(to cover cost of food and drinks -- pay in advance or at the door)

(Haven't become a paid Leaders 2020 member yet? Join today!)

About Elyse Lowe
Elyse LoweElyse is well known and respected throughout the community for her knowledge of public policy and her impact through advocacy efforts both locally and in Sacramento. A native San Diegan, Elyse Lowe studied Environmental Studies and Earth Science, with an emphasis on policy and planning, at UC Santa Cruz. She previously served on the staff of San Diego City Councilmember Jim Madaffer, advising him regularly on land use issues. She became the City Council’s Land Use and Housing Committee Consultant, and ultimately the City Council’s Rules and Intergovernmental Relations Committee Consultant. In these leadership positions, Elyse was able to enact change by working directly on community improvement projects, and advising on land use planning policy decisions that affect the way we live in San Diego. In December 2008, Elyse became the Executive Director of Move San Diego, the only non-profit in San Diego advocating for world-class public transit and sustainable transportation alternatives for our region.

About Leaders 2020
Founded by Equinox Center, a non-partisan research and policy center, Leaders 2020 is a civic network focused on advancing a more sustainable future for the San Diego region. Joining Leaders 2020 is a way for you to amplify the impact of what you can achieve alone.

About Co-Merge Workplace
Co-Merge Workplace is a new coworking space centrally located in San Diego's downtown Financial District, close to multiple transit options. Many thanks to Co-Merge for hosting this event!

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