|The Villages Tea Party||
Educate students about the importance of fiscal responsibility, limited government, and free markets.
Identify student activists in every corner of the country who believe in limited government and individual liberty.
Register students to vote.
Empower young activists to get involved in the fight for free markets and limited government.
Organize young activists in chapters and networks on colleges across the country.
Mobilize students who believe in free markets into action.
Lauren Cooley is a graduate of Furman University, where she earned a B.A. in Political Science and ran the Conservative Students for a Better Tomorrow - a group named the #1 Conservative Student Group in the Nation.
She now works as the Florida Field Coordinator for Turning Point USA, most well known for its Big Government Sucks campaign.
Cooley is also a reporter with Campus Reform. Her stories have been featured on several national news outlets, including the Drudge Report. In addition to her work for Campus Reform, Cooley has written for the Greenville Journal, The College Fix, and her college paper, The Paladin.
Cooley has made numerous appearances on local and national talk radio programs, including The Mike Gallagher Show.
The Times Examiner reported Cooley as one of the nation’s top campus activists.
Cooley will talk about her personal experience as a lone conservative on a college campus, share tactics in battling the left on college campuses, and give an overview of how Turning Point USA is changing the narrative in conservative youth politics.