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June Political Action Committee Meeting

June 19, 2018
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM

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LAGER ROOM @ The Anheuser-Busch Biergarten - Located in the main Visitor Center, back right corner
1200 Lynch Street
St Louis, MO 63118
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Please join us at the June Political Action Committee meeting to be “entertained” and educated by our local radio celebrities John Hancock and Michael Kelley

You may recognize them from their hit show “Hancock and Kelley” on KMOX!

 

11:00am – 11:30am – Registration and networking
11:30am – 1:00pm – Lunch and presentation
1:00pm – 2:00pm – Stay after the meeting and enjoy a once in a lifetime private viewing of a beautiful Clydesdale.                                            Don’t miss the opportunity to capture this personalized moment!

 

John Hancock’s political experience spans three decades in grassroots and electoral politics. He is a former state legislator, was the GOP nominee for Missouri Secretary of State in 1992 and 1996, served as executive director of the Missouri Republican Party from 1997 to 2003. He continues providing political consultation to the state party.  Under his leadership, Missouri Republicans made historic progress.

Hancock has developed and implemented the firm’s fundraising activities for its clients, ranging from presidential campaigns, the Republican National Committee, the Missouri Republican Party and numerous non-profit clients. Since 1997, the state GOP has gained seats in the U.S. House, U.S. Senate, taken majorities in the State House and State Senate and recaptured the Governor’s Office.

In 2005, Hancock established Public Pulse Research, which has planned and executed public opinion surveys for corporate and political clients, including state-wide and local political campaigns. He created the Missouri Pulse Poll, a quarterly statewide survey that provides public opinion to political and corporate clients. Public Pulse also has provided valuable research services to clients in 18 states.

Hancock has worked in the public relations/media affairs industry since 1993 for a number of corporate clients. He also serves a producer of special events.

 

At just 33 years old, Michael Kelley has experience and contacts in politics, labor and business that you would be hard pressed to find with many people regardless of age. Michael is called on regularly by local and national media for insight and analysis related to Democratic Party politics. In addition, Kelley is a sought after political advisor to many candidates and issue campaigns in Missouri.  He has served as the Political Director of the Missouri AFL-CIO, Executive Director of the Missouri Democratic Party, Treasurer of the Missouri Democratic Party and National Political Advisor to Congressman Dick Gephardt.

In 2004, Michael started The Kelley Group, Inc., a public communications company designed to assist clients in dealing with government, business and labor. The Kelley Group, which includes Bob Kelley and Jack Martorelli, represents a diverse client base in fields including manufacturing, health care, retail, broadcast, professional sports teams and financial institutions.

Michael is currently active on a number of boards including: University of Missouri Legislative Advisory Board, St. Louis Chapter of the Paralyzed Veterans and St. Joseph Health Center and St. Joseph Hospital West Foundation.

Michael is the fifth of six children, and the only boy, of parents Bob and Barb Kelley. He was born and raised in St. Charles, Missouri and graduated from Duchesne High School and the University of Missouri St. Louis. He holds a bachelor’s degree in Political Science.

Tickets

$25.00 Direct Member
$35.00 after 05:00 pm June 15

$25.00 Allied Member
$35.00 after 05:00 pm June 15

$40.00 Non-member and Guest
$50.00 after 05:00 pm June 15

$0.00 Guest Speaker

$0.00 First Time Guest

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