Interest, Confidence, Risk, Reward: Getting More Women Into Local Government Management Positions

March 26, 2019
01:00 pm - 02:30 pm ET

WEBINAR

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Overview

This ICMA University Online Classroom webinar presents a discussion about moving the needle on advancing women in the profession. #SheLeadsGov

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Join ICMA, the League of Women in Government, the Michigan Municipal League, and the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill for a webinar on the current state of women entering into local government management and the amount of progress that has been made in recent years. Our presenters will report on new research data, introduce new professional development models, and provide a range of barrier-breaking ideas and opportunities.

During this session, you will discuss:

  • Latest member survey data on career goals
  • 16/50 Project from the Michigan Municipal League
  • ICMA’s new research paper on Near the Top with UNC
  • Plans for the new partnership between ICMA and the League of Women in Government

Speakers

  • Karen Pinkos, city manager of El Cerrito, CA, and current president, ICMA (Facilitating)
  • Ashley Jacobs, assistant county administrator of Aiken County, SC, and current president, League of Women in Government
  • Leisha DeHart Davis, PhD., professor of public administration and government, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
  • Kimberly Nelson, PhD., associate professor of public administration and government, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
  • Summer Minnick, deputy executive director and chief marketing officer, Michigan Municipal League
  • Frances McMullan, city clerk, City of Ypsilanti, Michigan | 16/50 Project participant
  • Laura Goddeeris, director of survey research, ICMA

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Event Details

    When

  • March 26, 2019
  • 01:00 pm 02:30 pm ET
  • Registration Deadline: 03/27/2019

    Price

  • Member Price:$0.00
  • Non-Member:$249.00

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