Jen Devor, President & Co-Founder of Better Civics, is coming back under the Tent for a debrief of the Pennsylvania midterm elections followed by Q&A session.
Better Civics is a nonpartisan, nonprofit organization dedicated to revolutionizing civic engagement and voter turnout through education. Better Civics works with community partners to create tools and resources that better explain how government works and encourage individuals to be more civically engaged.
ABOUT OUR SPEAKER:
Jen Devor is a South Philly block captain, public school advocate, voting enthusiast, and a published author on civic engagement. She is the President and Co-Founder of Better Civics. In addition to leading Better Civics, Jen serves as the Vice President of Partnerships at Campus Philly, an economic development organization with the mission of attracting and retaining college students to the Greater Philadelphia Region. These roles work seamlessly together as Jen continues to engage all residents civically.
Jen was a 2019 candidate for City Commissioner, the office that oversees election activity in Philadelphia. She ran a great race and was endorsed by various organizations, including the Philadelphia Inquirer, National Organization for Women, and Run for Something.
Jen holds a BS in Media and Communications from the University of the Arts. She is also an alumnus of The Center for Progressive Leadership, Leadership Philadelphia, The Citizen Planning Institute, and several political training programs.
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