Smart Data Management

What's included

An in-depth data management course for municipal campaigners.


  • Why data management matters
  • Identifying your goals

Acquire Data

  • Getting started
  • Organic growth
  • Purchase lists

Organize Data

  • Create your campaign data guide

Import Data

  • Demonstration
  • Documentation
  • Complete your first import

Presented by

Tyler Johnson | NationBuilder Expert & Google Apps Trainer

Experienced municipal campaign manager and trainer:

  • Chris Moise, 2014 - present
  • TDSB Trustee Services, 2007 - present
  • Supported 11 provincial/municipal campaigns to-date (ON & BC)

Chris Cowperthwaite | Co-Chair, Open Democracy Project

Chris Cowperthwaite is Co-Chair of Open Democracy Project, a not-for-profit working to empower everyday citizens to drive change through civic and political action. Open Democracy Project programs include:

DemocracyKit - Resource library for planning and running municipal election and other civic campaigns. Resources are donated by campaign practitioners and made available publicly under a creative commons licence at

DemocracyXChange - A summit and platform to connect civic campaign practitioners across borders. Learn more at

Chris holds an MBA from the Schulich School of Business (York University), a B.Sc. (Honours) and Diploma in Peace and Conflict Studies from the University of Waterloo, and is a Loran Scholar ('99).