On October 2, 2018 Amherst Education Foundation hosted an Education Forum with the at-large Candidates for Amherst's Town Council: Alisa Brewer, Robert Greeney, Mandi Jo Hanneke, Robert Kusner, Jim Pistrang, and Andy Steinberg.
The six candidates discussed their views and visions on the important topic of public education at all levels. See the video provided by Amherst Media: https://amherstmedia.org/content/aef-candidate-forum-10-2-18
The evening included a panel discussion moderated by UMass Professor Rebecca Woodland, followed by a meet and greet with the at-large AND district candidates.
Rebecca H. Woodland, Ph.D., Associate Professor of Educational Leadership, is Co-Director of the Center for Education Policy in the Department of Educational Policy, Research and Administration at the University of Massachusetts Amherst.