Netroots Nation: Speaker/Trainer Profile

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David Fleischer

Director, Leadership LAB
L.A. Gay and Lesbian Center

Dave Fleischer directs the Leadership LAB of the L.A. Gay & Lesbian Center. The LAB provides mentoring and support to leaders preparing to face or recovering from ballot measures on LGBT issues. Prior, Fleischer created and ran the national training program for the Gay & Lesbian Victory Fund and Foundation (1993-98) and created and directed the organizing and training department of the National Gay and Lesbian Task Force (1999-2006). Since 1993, Fleischer has been directly involved in 38 ballot measure campaigns on LGBT issues in 20 states; he wrote the comprehensive evaluation of the Prop 8 campaign, available online at www.Prop8Report.org. Fleischer also in 2006-2008 was part of the Industrial Areas Foundation team that increased African-American and Latino voter turnout in parts of Ohio that had previously suffered from persistent low voter turnout.

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