Jim Hunt

Advisor (Former NLC President)

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One of America’s leading authorities on municipal governments, Jim Hunt is a former Mayor, Council member and Past President of the National League of Cities. In 2006, Mr. Hunt was selected as “Municipal Leader of the Year” by American City and County Magazine for his work in creating the Partnership for Building Inclusive Communities, a program of the National League of Cities. Mr. Hunt speaks and consults throughout the world and meets with thousands of local government officials each year. He is the author of The Amazing City-7 Steps to Creating an Amazing City, a best-selling book that is being used by thousands of city officials, as a guide to creating positive change in their communities. Jim is quoted regularly in national media on issues in local government and has appeared on C-Span, National Public Radio, USA Today and other national media outlets.

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