2009 Service Learning Symposium

This years speaker was David McKinney from Public Allies.

  • David served as an Ally in 1997 at the Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Milwaukee, and then led youth programs at the Mid-Town Neighborhood Association. In 1998, he joined Public Allies Milwaukee as a neighborhood organizer for the Milwaukee Youth Initiative, a project launched by Public Allies and the Greater Milwaukee Foundation to empower youth leadership at the neighborhood level. From 1999 to 2002, David served as a Program Manager at Public Allies Milwaukee, supporting Allies and leading local evaluation efforts. In August 2002, he joined the national office as Continuous Learning Officer, providing coaching, technical assistance and monitoring for our local programs. He was promoted to Vice President of the Leadership Network in October 2005. David currently serves as Vice President of the Board of Tikkun Ha’ir, a Jewish social justice organization, and is on the advisory board of the Beyond Racism Project with the Interfaith Conference of Greater Milwaukee.

Annie Lock received Northwestern Mutual Scholarship for her outstanding service with Oakton Manor and Ronald MacDonald House from Provost David Martin.