TEDxBoston 2010

Conor White-Sullivan

The Revolution Will Not Be Televised

How citizen engagement in local issues, elections, and community activism is being redefined for the 21st Century.

Video

Biography

Always an advocate of grassroots democracy and bootstrapped solutions, Conor’s experience includes serving as Western Mass Field Coordinator on a successful statewide ballot initiative, as assistant canvass director on a voter registration office in Northern Virginia, and as Collegiate Markets Director for an international beverage company while attending UMass Amherst. Conor founded Localocracy in 2008 and has led the company through two rounds of prize funding through the UMass Amherst Innovation Challenge. He rides a KLR 650 motorcycle and plays bass guitar.