Citizen participation, Civil society, Transparency, Policy-making and Legislation, Local Governance
Van Nuys , US
Active for nearly 20 years in the City of Los Angeles Neighborhood Council system, the largest formal civic engagement initiative in the United States. Leadership roles at local, regional, and citywide level. Ten years coordinating workshops at the NC annual Congress. Experience as appointed leader of a Citizens Committee and as community liaison for an elected official. Active interests in social media, postmodernism, identity politics, modern families, cultures, and social class.