*This event was rescheduled from May 14th*
Are you interested in running for elected office, or supporting someone running for elected office but have unanswered questions? Do you want to meet like-minded women who are interested in taking on leadership positions in their community?
We invite all self-identified women to join us on September 24th from 9am-1pm at Richmond City Hall for a professional development day! You will have the opportunity to hear from four women with a wealth of knowledge and experience in elected office.
This four hour event will include short presentations by each of our speakers, followed by break-out sessions in smaller groups with the opportunity for attendees to ask their most burning questions on selected topics. Light refreshments will be provided.
Our speakers include:
- Linda McPhail, City Councillor, Richmond
- Hon. Linda Reid, MLA for Richmond East
- Linda Barnes, Past City Councillor, Richmond
- Laura Sparrow, Assistant to the Chief, Musqueam Nation
Topics to be covered include:
- Balancing life & politics
- Challenges women face/experience
- Reflections on being elected/ Art of the possible
- Experiences as a City Councillor
6911 No 3 Rd
Richmond, BC V6Y 2C1
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