Instructor: Adam Wilson

Adam Wilson
Biography: Adam Wilson  For the past decade, Adam Wilson has been working to tell the story of Washington state politics and public policy. As the communications manager for the State Auditor’s Office, he focuses on the publication of performance audits, which gauge the effectiveness and efficiency of government programs.   Previously, he handled media and communications work for elected officials as a public information officer in the Washington State Senate.  He also served as former Gov. Chris Gregoire’s speechwriter for two years, during the depth of the recent national recession.  He arrived in Olympia as a newspaper reporter in 2004, charged with covering state politics and government in the capital. Hailing from a Palouse farm town, his first job after graduating from University of Idaho with a B.A. in Journalism was reporting on Washington State University for the local paper. Adam will complete his M.A. in Communication and Leadership Studies at Gonzaga University in fall 2014.

Classes by this instructor

We close out the CPM program by diving into the intricacies of how policy is made and evaluated, engaging with the media, and how we connect with our communities.
May 12, 2022 to June 30, 2022, Zoom + Canvas