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Hear from the candidates themselves!

Check out the Burriss Backyard Speaker Series held each Friday in August from 6-8 pm. RSVP is required.

About this event

Bring your own chair, drink, and curiosity to the home of Upper Arlington Council Member Michaela Burriss every Friday evening in August. This casual and interactive outdoor speaker series will feature interesting candidates and elected officials sharing why you matter and how you can make a difference.

What do we hope you'll walk away with? - Knowledge and skills - Empowerment - Confidence - Community

Speakers include accomplished and committed public servants who are fighting for our future such as:

8/5: Council Member Michaela Burriss birthday celebration with State Representative and Ohio House Minority Leader Allison Russo

8/12: State Representative and candidate for Ohio Attorney General Jeff Crossman

8/19: Ohio Supreme Court Justice and candidate for Ohio Supreme Court Chief Justice Jennifer Brunner

8/26: Franklin County Commissioner Erica Crawley

RSVP required for admission.

Co-hosted by Patrick and Michaela Burriss, Upper Arlington Progressive Action, Organizing for UA and NW Columbus, and the ReSisters of Central Ohio.

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