March 2019 by Ryan Clinton, Attorney, Founder,

Audience: Executive Leadership

Video Length: 76 minutes

No-kill Political Advocacy: How to Gain and Keep Political Support

Attorney Ryan Clinton is the founder of Fix Austin and was key in creating No Kill public policy for the city of Austin. Join Ryan as he teaches how animal advocates in Austin, Texas put No Kill on the city's public policy agenda and how you can do the same in your community. This is one of the most critical things you can do. This presentation was recorded by Maddie's Fund® at the 2019 American Pets Alive! Conference.

About Ryan Clinton

Ryan Clinton is a Texas appellate attorney, a shareholder at the law firm Davis, Gerald & Cremer PC, and a former Texas Assistant Solicitor General. In 2005, Ryan founded, an animal-advocacy organization aimed at making Austin a "no-kill" community. Ryan has been repeatedly named a Texas "Super Lawyer" in Texas Monthly magazine and, when he qualified, was named one of the top 25 attorneys in Texas under the age of 40 by Texas Lawyer. He was also a 2009 recipient of the no-kill Advocacy Center's Henry Bergh Leadership Award and a 2018 recipient of Maddie's Fund's Maddie Hero award.