I Love BBQ: Emily Tipps, City of DeKalb, IL

No one likes to attend an event when they don’t know anyone else attending, so ELGL is publishing daily “I Love BBQ” profiles of our registered attendees to give you a sneak peek and preview of your fellow local government BBQ aficionados. 

Link: Register for ELGL at #ICMA16: BBQ Mixer

Emily Tipps

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City of DeKalb, Management Intern

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When I think of Kansas City, I think about…

Union Station KC, Fountains, and the Royals

The biggest issue facing local government is…

Utilizing two-way communication with citizens

My pro tip for getting the most out of professional conferences…

Plan ahead!

If I had to create a presidential ticket with my top two mentors, I’d select… 

Shari Bax, University of Central Missouri and Anne Marie Gaura, City of DeKalb City Manager

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