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Kentucky Fried ELGL: #GovLive in Louisville – Updated 6/16 at 3:40 p.m.

This running blog post will chronicle Kirsten Wyatt’s upcoming trip to Louisville, Kentucky for the Governing Magazine Summit on Government Performance and Innovation conference. Follow along here, on Twitter using #GovLive or on Snapchat at @ELGL50 to learn more about the trip and the lessons learned from the Governing Magazine team. Thursday, June 16, 3:40 … Continued

Recognizing the ICMA Early Career Leadership Award Winner, Kirsten Wyatt

In today’s West Linn Tidings, Kirsten Wyatt, West Linn (OR) Assistant City Manager, is recognized for being the recipient of the ICMA Early Career Leadership Award. H/T to ICMA for recognizing leaders in our profession.  Link: 2015 Awards Program Booklet Wyatt’s expertise a welcome resource Kirsten Wyatt’s passion for public service is impossible to ignore. This palpable … Continued

GovLove Features Kirsten Wyatt, ELGL Co-Founder

In the first episode of “GovLove” you heard the ELGL story from Kent Wyatt, ELGL Co-Founder. It was such a compelling story that the podcast took the top spot for local government podcasts. Now the drama begins…. can Kirsten top the record-breaking numbers from Kent’s appearance. Put on your short-shorts, adjust your Reebok Pumps, and blast … Continued

Guidepost #19 – Edward Wyatt, Cities of Fairfax, Va and Wilson, NC

Welcome to week #19 of the Cookingham Connection. Today, we learn from a 34-year veteran of the city management profession: Ed Wyatt, who is currently serving as the interim city manager of Henderson, NC. Previously, Ed was the city manager of Wilson from 1991-2005. He has also served as city manager for Fairfax, Va. (1982-1991), Greenville, NC, Morganton, … Continued

I Have to Ask: COVID Impacts on Work

In this series, guest columnists reflect on one of three prompts provided by ELGL Co-Founder Kent Wyatt. This week, Margaret Gunther, Volunteer Program Manager for the City of Tualatin, Oregon, writes about how COVID has impacted and changed her work. She can be reached at [email protected], or 503.691.3070, Sign up to be the next guest columnist for … Continued

I Have to Ask: A Dozen Lessons Learned from 20 Years in Public Service

In this series, guest columnists reflect on one of three prompts provided by ELGL Co-Founder Kent Wyatt. This week, Lydia Rossiter, Senior Utility Consultant at Moonshot Missions, writes about 12 lessons she’s learned in public service. Connect with Lydia on LinkedIn. Sign up to be the next guest columnist for the ‘I Have to Ask’ column. I … Continued

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We want you to contribute content to and the GovLove podcast! We believe that storytelling is the best way to share our local government experiences and learn from our ELGL friends. Sign up to contribute to a content series, or write your own articles on any local gov topic to share with ELGL members. … Continued

Ashley Copeland and Ayushi Roy Join the ELGL Board of Directors

The Engaging Local Government Leader (ELGL) Board of Directors is excited to announce the appointment of two new members —  Ashley Copeland and Ayushi Roy. They were selected from a competitive applicant pool of 29 candidates.  They each add new skills, background, and experience to the ELGL Board and will allow the Board to better … Continued

Podcasting for Local Government Cohort

What is a podcast, and why is podcasting such a powerful vehicle for storytelling? In this cohort, you’ll find out! In just six weeks you’ll learn how to develop and publish your brand new podcast. In six training sessions, seasoned podcasting pros will take you from identifying topics, producing a script, and promoting your podcast … Continued

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