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  • WNY CHAPTER MONTHLY MEETING

    THURSDAY, JANUARY 18

    REGISTRATION BEGINS AT 8 AM

10-17-2019: Unshackle Upstate Western New York Chapter
Event Date: 
Thursday, October 17, 2019 - 8:00am to 10:00am
Event Location: 
Hyatt Place - 5020 Main St, Amherst, NY 14226
Event Cost: 
Free for members and $25 for non members payable at the door (cash or check)
Description: 

Michael Kracker;  https://www.unshackleupstate.com/

Event Date: 
Thursday, October 17, 2019 - 8:00am to 10:00am
Event Location: 
Hyatt Place - 5020 Main St, Amherst, NY 14226
Event Cost: 
Free for members and $25 for non members payable at the door (cash or check)
 
Summary of presentation:

Unshackle Upstate is a non-partisan advocacy coalition representing businesses and taxpayers in all parts of Upstate New York. The conversation will focus on our efforts to make Upstate New York a more affordable place to live and do business, the legislative activity from this past session, what to expect in 2020 and the changing political dynamics in our state capitol. 

Bio:  Michael Kracker, Executive Director (photo attached)

A life-long resident of Buffalo, Michael Kracker has many years of experience working in government and politics across Upstate New York. Prior to joining Unshackle Upstate as Executive Director, Michael spent several years working in senior positions at the United States House of Representatives, building professional relationships in Washington and New York.

He also has a strong political background, working with campaigns at the federal, state and local level. A 2017 Buffalo Business First '30 Under 30' honoree, Michael is a 2010 graduate of SUNY Geneseo with a degree in Political Science. He resides in Buffalo, New York.