News Category: podcast

The Harris Factor and the Women Inspired to Run (Movement Maker Podcast)

Nov. 13, 2020

This episode is a special Salon That Inspires, a segment that focuses on changemakers in the world, current events, and a skill that can be taught. As the vice president-elect, Kamala Harris has set an example for all women. Amy Kroll has created a special program to help women channel their #fire, and help them to cultivate the skills and tools needed to run for office. Tune in to learn more about the LBJ Women’s Campaign School, and Rachel and Tina’s exciting experience at this very campaign school on the night that Kamala Harris was announced vice president-elect, and maybe even spark a #fire within to run for office yourself.

Women's Public Leadership Network & the LBJ Women's Campaign School (Pink Granite Podcast)

Aug. 20, 2020

The Women’s Public Leadership Network (WPLN) educates, organizes, and inspires center-right women to enter public office across the U.S.. Through its growing network of partners and rich offering of online resources, WPLN is pursuing its mission of bringing more voices to the table, equipping commonsense, pragmatic women to enter public office. During a recent release of half a million dollars of funding to state-based programs, the LBJ Women's Campaign School at the University of Texas was selected as an operational and program grant recipient.
 

Empowering women to run for office (Girl Grit Podcast)

April 8, 2020

Amy Kroll's deep experience in the political arena through managing competitive races and working in high-stakes party politics has led to her biggest endeavor yet, becoming the founder and executive director of the University of Texas' LBJ Women's Campaign School….. all while managing graduate school. On this episode of "Girl Grit," we’ll be discussing how she developed the idea for the campaign school, the steps she took to turn her idea into reality and how her work to empower women to run for office is her "north star."