WoWE Take Charge Event -- Detailed Agenda

Women Take Charge 2017  (Exact times subject to change)

TUESDAY, February 14, 2017

6:00 - 8:00 PM
Evening Welcome Reception

Location: SIEMENS - 300 New Jersey Ave NW, Washington, DC


WEDNESDAY, February 15, 2017

Location: All sessions on Wednesday will be held in in the Phoenix Ballroom 
Phoenix Park Hotel, 520 North Capitol St NW, Washington, DC


7:30 AM - Registration Opens (light breakfast provided)

8:00 AM - Welcome and Structured Networking

8:15 AM -  Strategic Communications Training



Jalina Porter

Press Secretary
Truman National Security Project

9:15 AM - Political Landscape and Advocacy Tools Panel


Katherine Hamilton Headshot


Katherine Hamilton 
Principal, 38 North Solutions

Anna Luke
Deputy Director Community and Online Engagement, American Wind Energy Association (AWEA)

Anne Hoskins
Chief Policy Officer, Sunrun

Melanie Santiago-Mosier
Program Director, Low-Income Solar Access, Vote Solar

Tamara Toles O'Laughlin
Director, Maryland Environmental Health Network


10:00 AM - Networking Break

10:15 AM - What it takes to run for office and support others that are running



Liz Jaff

Head of Business Development


11:00 AM - Creating Change through Public Service



Meghan Nutting
Vice President of Policy and Government Affairs, Sunnova

A’shanti F. Gholar
Political Director, Emerge America

Alice Madden
Executive Director, Getches-Wilkinson Center CU School of Law
House Majority Leader in the Colorado House of Representatives, 2001-2009

Jen Bristol
ANC 1B06 Commissioner 
Communications Specialist, The Hannon Group


11:45 AM - Individual Reflection, Goal Setting, and Closing Session