In 2018, Alabamians will elect a governor—

the state’s top political leader and ambassador to the nation and the world. PARCA’s 2018 Annual Meeting, The 21st Century Governor, will explore the role of the modern governor—highlighting the evolving role of governors, profiling different approaches to executive leadership, and exploring ways governors are addressing long-standing challenges.
Tickets are $75 per person and $700 for a reserved table of eight.




James Geringer (R), former governor of Wyoming

Beverly Perdue (D), former governor of North Carolina

Chris Mooney, Ph.D., University of Illinois

Margaret Ferguson, Ph.D., Indiana University–Purdue University Indianapolis

The Governor Albert Brewer Legacy Lunch with The Honorable Kay Ivey, Governor of Alabama

Measuring what matters.

PARCA is Alabama’s first and only independent research center. PARCA is a 501(c)3 organization working to inform and improve state and local government in Alabama through independent, objective, nonpartisan research.