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Real Women Run Spring Training

May 18, 2019 @ 8:00 am – 2:30 pm
Hinckley Institute of Politics, The University of Utah
260 Central Campus Dr #2455
Salt Lake City, UT 84112

RWR Spring Training

Practical training and campaign-specific consulting for candidates, campaign staff and volunteers.

Real Women Run Spring Training
Saturday, May 18, 2019
8:00 AM – 2:30 PM
Hinckley Institute of Politics at the University of Utah
260 South Central Campus Drive
Salt Lake City, UT 84112


Real Women Run’s annual nonpartisan Spring Training is an opportunity for practical training and guidance for declared candidates, or those who are considering filing to run in the 2019 municipal elections, and their campaign staff or volunteers. This training will be focused on the core skills, strategies, and information needed to run a successful municipal campaign. Featuring workshop sessions as well as time for individualized consulting with Utah-based campaign experts.

Campaign Consulting Consulting Topics

  • Getting started
  • Master planning and field strategy
  • Branding and messaging
  • Fundraising
  • Social media
  • Campaign website
  • Personal image
  • Town halls/cottage meetings
  • Get out the vote strategies
  • Ranked choice voting (recommended for candidates in municipalities piloting this new voting system for the 2019 election: Payson and Vineyard)


Includes  a light breakfast and lunch.

General Registration $25

Student Registration $15


8:00-8:30 Registration

8:30-8:40: Welcome

8:40-9:30: Tales from the Trail Panel

9:30-10:15: Municipal Campaign Master Planning

10:15-10:45: Consulting 1

10:45-11:35: Finance and Fundraising:

11:35-12:20: Consulting 2 & Lunch Networking

12:20-1:05: Door-to-Door Scenarios, Media Sound Bites, and Public Speaking

1:05-1:35: Consulting 3

1:35-2:15: Reaching Your Voters




Questions? Contact us at realwomenrun@ywcautah.org or 801-537-8603.

Learn more about Real Women Run.