June 9 – 10, 2017

This was NALP’s first large scale training for first and second generation women of color.

They learned the basics of running for office and provided concrete ways for women to start building their base, developing their profile,and identifying the right seat to run for in the future.

The conference featured:

Prince George County, Maryland School Board Member Raaheela Ahmed

Principal & Founder, Rilax StrategiesRina Shah Bharara

Arizona State Representative Isela Blanc

Partner, CalderaWP, Christie Chirinos

New York City Council Member Julissa Ferreras-Copeland

Former Nevada Assemblywoman Lucy Flores

San Francisco Supervisor Jane Kim

President, Lake Research Partners, Celinda Lake

Arizona School Board Member Tanairi Ochoa-Martinez

Scholar and Ph.D Candidate, Christian Dyogi Phillips

New York City Assemblywoman Nily Rozic

Program Coordinator, Barbara Lee Family Foundation, Kristin Slevin

Founder & CEO, VoteRunLead, Erin Vilardi