Mission and Objectives


To inspire citizen participation, elevate government performance, provide non-partisan analysis and assist in providing solutions for public policy issues important to the region, state and nation.


  • To provide a non-partisan venue for the thoughtful discussions on important public policy issues facing the San Joaquin Valley, California and the Nation.
  • To increase participation in the democratic process.
  • To help prepare the next generation of civic-minded business, non-profit, and government leaders.
  • To improve the efficiency and effectiveness of government.