LWV Diablo Valley Observer Corps

LWV Diablo Valley Observer Corps

Are you a candidate to observe for the League? Here's a description of who might be a good observer for the League, from our LWVUS resource materials:

OBSERVERS: Serving as an observer is something that anyone can do. It is an opportunity for new or less active members to contribute to the organization’s work. It might be something that would appeal to students or new residents who are trying to learn more about their new community, or to recent retirees who have new-found free time and more flexible schedules. While there are no “qualifications” per se, ideally observers are:

• good listeners and able to summarize and “interpret” proceedings in a fair way;
• interested in local government and/or issues being discussed by the governmental body that they are observing;
• able to serve as an “ambassador” for the organization (e.g., talking about the organization with other attendees at a meeting);
• discreet and courteous;
• not working a personal or partisan agenda while serving as a League observer.

For some LWVDV Observer Corps updates and training materials, see these pages:

  • A report on the March 30, 2019 observer training
  • Observer Corps activities and reports (shown below).
Committee Contact
Contact Name: 
Melanie Speir
Contact Number: 
925-283-2235
League to which this content belongs: 
Diablo Valley

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