Governor Terry McAuliffe’s

Virginia Women’s Summit

Agenda

9:30 a.m.

Summit Check-In
Coffee

10:00 a.m.

Welcome - 
Introductions and Acknowledgements

Meta Braymer, Chair
Virginia Council on Women

Opening Remarks

Kelly Thomasson, Secretary of the Commonwealth

10:15 a.m.

Remarks: Profile of the Virginia Woman

Dorothy McAuliffe, First Lady of Virginia

10:20 a.m.

Engaging Women to Lead Across the Commonwealth: Getting that Seat at the Table Panel Discussion and Q & A’

Moderator: Dorothy McAuliffe, First Lady of Virginia

Panelist: Del. Lashrecse Aird
Panelist: Mary Doswell
Panelist: Rupa Murthy
Panelist, Tarina Keene

11:30 a.m.

Networking Breakout: Engaging in Practice

Facilitated by Table Leads

11:45 a.m.

LUNCH

12:30 p.m.

Keynote

The Honorable Terence R. McAuliffe, Governor of Virginia

1:00 p.m.

Empowering Women to Lead Across the Commonwealth: You have the seat, now what? Panel Discussion and Q & A’

Moderator: Symone D. Sanders, CNN Political Commentator

Panelist: Shannon Valentine
Panelist: Viola Baskerville
Panelist: Bea Gonzalez 
Panelist: Gail Deady

2:00 p.m.

Networking Breakout: Feel the power, sister!’ 

Facilitated by Table Leads

2:45 p.m.

Engage. Empower. Employ.: Gaining and Leveraging your seat at the table

Patti Russo, Executive Director, Women’s Campaign School at Yale (Introduction by: Pam Northam, Second Lady of Virginia)

3:10 p.m.

Closing Remarks and Next Steps: Connecting you to Lead 

Kelly Thomasson, Secretary of the Commonwealth