Schedule of Lectures & Conversations

Oct 16

Carleton Connects: David Kelliher '86 on Public Policy and the Past

Join Carleton Connects as we host David Kelliher '86, Director of Govt. Relations and Public Policy at the Minnesota Historical Society.

Tuesday, October 16th, 2018
12:00 – 1:00 pm
  • Carleton Connects: David Kelliher '86
David Kelliher '86, Dir. of Govt. Relations and Public Policy at MN Historical Society

This program took place on Tuesday, October 16, 2018

David Kelliher ’86 will discuss the intersection of Minnesota history and public policy through the work of the Minnesota Historical Society, featuring the state's 2008 Clean Water, Land and Legacy Amendment.  In its first decade, the "Legacy Amendment" has funded nearly 2,300 historical and cultural grants worth nearly $50 million. Learn how Kelliher worked with a diverse coalition to bring about one of the state's most far-reaching pieces of legislation.

About the Speaker

A Carleton history major, David is the Director of Government Relations and Public Policy for the Minnesota Historical Society, which promotes the history of the state through education and preservation.

Sponsored by Carleton Connects. Contact: Christopher Brunelle, x5690