Local Politics and the Malaise of the Millennials
The statistics on their participation in community life and elections are dismal. There's no one-size-fits-all fix.
Kyle Bozentko is executive director of the St. Paul, Minn.-based Jefferson Center, which promotes informed participation in democracy. He also is executive director of Jefferson Action and a member of the boards of the International Association for Public Participation and the Coalition for Recovery Investment.
Bozentko received his bachelor's degree in political science from Hamline University and his master's degree in theological studies from the Boston University School of Theology. His research interests include public opinion research, health and economic policy, and social movements.