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ALC Webinar 1
Thursday, December 09, 2021, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM EST
Category: Events

Advocacy Leadership Credential Program

Details

Date:
December 9, 2021

Time:
2:00 PM
to
3:00 PM
ET

ALC Webinar 1


Topic: What is Advocacy?


Speaker
:  Representative Craig Williams; 160th District, PA House of Representatives.

Rep. Craig Williams is a veteran of the United States Marine Corps, having retired as a Colonel after 28 years of service. He flew 56 combat missions in the F/A-18D during the Gulf War, flying at low altitude as a Forward Air Controller (Airborne) just as his father did in Vietnam. In his career, he was personally decorated 11 times, including twice for acts of Valor in combat.

Rep. Williams attended law school while in the Marines and became the chief prosecutor for the largest base in the Marine Corps. He also served as Deputy Legal Counsel to the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff with an emphasis on ethics and detainee issues in federal court. He later served as a federal prosecutor with the Department of Justice, prosecuting a host of crimes. He was also a prosecutor for the Joint Terrorism Task Force.

Deeply involved in his community, Rep. Williams serves on the Philadelphia board of the American Cancer Society, is a dedicated fundraiser for Real Men Wear Pink campaign to fight breast cancer, is a coach for Brandywine Youth Club football and baseball, and works with the Boy Scouts of America. He volunteers his legal services for Wills for Heroes and the Homeless Advocacy Project.

Rep. Williams received a Bachelor of Arts in Public Policy from Duke University, a Juris Doctor from the University of Florida College of Law and a Master of Laws in Jurisprudence Virtue Ethics and Criminal Law from the Columbia University School of Law. He currently resides in Concord Township with his wife, Jennifer, and their four children.


Audience:  
Anyone interested in government relations or advocacy efforts is welcome to join our webinar.


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*This is part of the Advocacy Leadership Credential Program. You must register for the program, log in, and be an active participant for at least ¾ of the program time to receive credit for your participation. 

**Only members of PACAC, PASFAA or PSCA are eligible for the ALC Program

To join PACAC, please click here.
To join PASFAA, please click here.
To join PSCA, please click here.

 


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