If you want to know what’s happening with the St Pete City Council and our local politics, you won’t want to miss our next speaker, Ms. Darden Rice.
Ms. Rice currently serves on the City Council and is involved in several local and county committees working hard to make a difference in all our lives. She has more than 15 years experience in working for national, state, and local organizations in communications and issue-based advocacy campaigns for the public interest. These include promoting access to affordable, quality healthcare; taking the bias out of medicine; defending voting rights by fighting unfair voter suppression laws; protecting clean water; and promoting clean energy.
She received her BA in American Studies from Eckerd College in 2000, graduating with Distinction. She also attended the Harvard Kennedy School of Government Executive Leadership Program in July 2014.