NCLGBA Winter Conference Scholarship Winners Announced!NCLGBA is excited to announce that the selection committee has recommended Valerie Sauer and Quintin Jordan as the winners of the scholarship for the 2022 Winter Conference. Please join us in congratulating them!
Valerie is an MPA/MSW student at UNC-Chapel Hill. This past summer, she completed an internship with the Guilford County Manager's Office and is currently interning with Guilford's Department of Social Services. Her internship this summer focused on the budget process and she is excited to join us at conference to continue learning about our work.
Quintin is an MPA student at NC Central University and also works as a Regional HUB Organizer for Advance Carolina/Black Alliance. In this work he supports Get Out the Vote and other organizing efforts in Bertie, Dare, Wake and Durham counties. Quintin hopes to learn more about the role of local governments and budget professionals in the systems and policies that impact communities.
Please be sure to congratulate and welcome our two scholarship winners at the conference next week!