LEARN TO LEAD IN YOUR COMMUNITY!

The Policy Circle provides a path for you to be engaged in your community through CLER--our Civic Leadership Engagement Roadmap. CLER empowers you to become a confident leader in your home town, and provides connection with powerful, civically minded women nationwide. Space is limited so apply today!

What’s The Latest at The Policy Circle

Read here about how the issues we face today can be addressed with public policies that foster human creativity in a free-market economy.

Jul 28, 2021

Amy Jo Clark Makes Civic Engagement a Priority

Meet Amy Jo As a communications professional with over 20 years of experience, Amy Jo Clark’s background is diverse and spans several genres – including political, government, technical, medical, and broadcasting. She co-created and manages a successful media company, COTR LLC, since 2009, co-hosted a daily radio show, runs a podcast, and was an Adjunct […]

Jul 14, 2021

Meet the Michigan State Leadership Council

To deepen the engagement of Policy Circles in the states and continue expansion, The Policy Circle created the  State Leadership Council (SLC)  program in 2018. SLC’s expand The Policy Circle’s mission by recruiting more Circle members and leaders in their state, welcome new Circle leaders, and provide engagement opportunities for members . We are grateful for the amazing women who serve […]

Jun 29, 2021

Meet the CLER Summer Cohort

The Civic Leadership Engagement Roadmap (CLER) is a proprietary, experiential leadership program that takes women from having general civic knowledge to becoming civic leaders. We work with emerging women leaders to grow their impact through civic engagement. This innovative, action-oriented curriculum was designed to educate, prepare and build the next generation of public leaders. The curriculum facilitates an understanding of the […]

May 24, 2021

Upon Reflection: Journalism’s real ‘fake news’ also reflects its accountability

This is a guest post from our partners at the News Literacy Project written by the Founder and CEO, Alan C. Miller, and does not reflect The Policy Circle’s views. On Sept. 28, 1980, during the height of the drug epidemic in the nation’s capital, The Washington Post published a heart-rending profile of “Jimmy,” an 8-year-old heroin addict. It caused a […]

May 5, 2021

Meet the Wisconsin State Leadership Council

To deepen the engagement of Policy Circles in the states and continue expansion, The Policy Circle created the  State Leadership Council (SLC)  program in 2018. SLC’s expand The Policy Circle’s mission by recruiting more Circle members and leaders in their state, welcome new Circle leaders, and provide engagement opportunities for members . We are grateful for the amazing women who serve […]

Apr 22, 2021

National Reach Starts with Local Impact

The Policy Circle provides pathways for women to become active citizens who are knowledgeable about the impact of public policy.  One of those pathways is our Civic Leadership Engagement Roadmap (CLER) Program . CLER was created because our community asked for more opportunities to better understand public policy and tangible steps to take action.  What is CLER? CLER is a 3-month […]