Candidate Academy

The non-partisan Candidate Academy is designed to educate, encourage and prepare citizens for public service, and provide them with information on what it takes to run and win an elected position.

Presentations

Open Meetings Act – Presenter: Tracy Willenborg, Attorney with Taylor Law Offices & Attorney for the City of Effingham - Watch
 
Election Law - Presenter: Kerry Hirtzel, Effingham County Clerk & Recorder - Watch
 
Illinois Freedom of Information Act - Presenter: Tracy Willenborg, Attorney with Taylor Law Offices & Attorney for the City of Effingham - Watch
 
Personal Commitment - Presenter: Jeff Bloemker, Former Effingham Mayor - Watch