Inspiring Women To Lead
Thank you to all who attended the 2022 Leap into Leadership Conference! Below are links to the amazing presentations we heard throughout the conference.
We hope to see you in 2023!
SUNDAY, February 27, 2022
Blue Federal Credit Union Headquarters | Main Ballroom
2401 E Pershing Boulevard | Cheyenne, WY 82001
3:00 pm – 4:00 pm: Sign in & registration in BFCU Main Lobby
4:00: Welcome & Introduction – with WyWLC Co-Chairs Representative Cathy Connolly, Representative Sue Wilson & Senator Affie Ellis
4:15 pm – 5:30 pm: Launching a Grassroots Campaign/Nuts & Bolts of a Campaign – with Katie Groke.
5:30 pm – 7:00 pm: Cocktail Reception (BFCU HQ | Main Ballroom)
Agenda MONDAY, February 28, 2022
Wyoming State Capitol – Capitol Extension W53/W54
Cheyenne, WY 82001
7:00am -7:30am: Check-in for sessions
7:30 am – 8:25 am: Leap into Leadership Breakfast – hosted by Wyoming Department of Education with Superintendent Schroeder and Policy Director Kari Eakins
8:30 am – 9:25 am: The DIY Superhero Cape (Plus a Bonus Repair Kit!) – with Leadership Wyoming Executive Director Mandy Fabel
9:30 am – 10:25 am: Simple Hacks for Raising Money for your Next Campaign – with Cowgirl Run Fund
10:30 am -10:45 am: Break
10:45am – 11:40am: The importance of serving on boards and commissions – with Betsy Anderson & Gabi Farmer, Governor’s Office and Joann Reid with Professional Licensing Boards
11:45am – 12:30pm: What’s Your Message? Talking with/to Voters – with Margarette Brown & Keren Meister-Emerich, League of Women Voters
12:30pm – 1:15pm: Box Lunch Break catered by The Met Downtown
1:15pm – 2:00pm: An overview of campaign finance & how to file reports – with Kai Schon, Wyoming Secretary of State’s Office
2:15 pm: Introduction to Wyoming State Legislature, House & Senate
5:30pm – 8:30 pm: Cocktail Reception and Legislative Dinner & Fireside Chat (BFCU HQ | Main Ballroom) – featuring keynote speakers Wyoming Supreme Court Justices, Chief Justice Kate M Fox, Justice Lynne Boomgaarden, Justice Kari Gray.