Organizing Strategy and Practice

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Katey Lauer

Katey Lauer is a co-chair of WV Can't Wait and the architect of the movement. Katey is a national trainer for Training for Change and co-founder of the West Virginia Mine Wars Museum and the West Virginia Trainers Project. Ms. Lauer is working on a series of articles that tells the story, and gleans lessons, from WV Can't Wait's efforts to ratify a statewide policy platform, recruit and train 101 pro-labor candidates, and break fundraising records. She lives in Fayetteville, West Virginia, and can be reached at