Legislative Update - Springfield Policy Lunch

Event Details: 

Representative Elijah Haahr and Representative Crystal Quade will provide an update on the work being done by the state legislature, answer questions about the 2018 legislative session, and tell us what they expect to see before the session's close.

UPDATE: Tickets for this event are sold out. If you would like to be put on the waiting list or receive more information about availability, please email bennett.lewis@showmeopportunity.org or call 314-454-0647.

Speaker Biographies:

Elijah Haahr:

Rep. Elijah Haahr, a Republican, represents south-central Springfield (District 134) in the Missouri House of Representatives. He was elected to his first term in November of 2012. He remains active in the local community as a member (and former President) of the Springfield Jaycees and the Springfield Chamber of Commerce Government Relations Committee.

Crystal Quade:

Rep. Crystal Quade, a Democrat, represents part of Greene County (District 132) in the Missouri House of Representatives. Quade is the former director of chapter services at Care to Learn, a nonprofit organization that addresses the health, hunger and hygiene needs of economically disadvantaged children in several school districts across Missouri. She has also worked with the Springfield, Missouri Community Focus Report Civic Engagement Team.