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8220;We are proud to partner with the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Women's Summit to help spread awareness of the importance of women in the political arena,” said Annette Taylor, executive director of NCCWPS
We are charting a new course in the history of NCCWPS, and expansion across the state is a key goal to reach out to more women, and to fulfill our mission.
Annette's strong philanthropic background and skill set matches up well with the NC Center for Women in Public Service's strategic goals," says Jackie Terry Hughes, NCCWPS board chair.
Our board of directors is an integral part of the success of The NC Center for Women in Public Service," said Jackie Terry Hughes, NCCWPS
David McLennan, NCCWPS
research director and professor of political science at Peace College, will be leading the presentation at the roundtable.
I look forward to communicating the importance of NCCWPS
and the Women on Board program.
For this workshop, NCCWPS has partnered with the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Women's Summit, a data driven, community-based volunteer organization that serves as a catalyst to improve the lives of women and girls, and thereby the whole community, in Charlotte Mecklenburg through raising awareness, education, engaging the community, collaborating with other organizations and serving as a key informational resource.
At NCCWPS, we believe women's involvement as participants and leaders in the political arena is essential to an ethical, effective and inclusive political culture," said Jennings.
Women on Board workshops are a great opportunity for women who want to become involved in public service.
women in various public service roles; a discussion focused on the barriers and challenges that impact women; an overview of boards and commissions and how they operate; the opportunity to interact with local appointed and elected officials and to learn about their experiences; strategies to secure public service positions; a review of the NCCWPS
interest profile; and hands-on research to identify actual municipal, county and state level opportunities.
MMI will assist NCCWPS
in developing and implementing a public relations campaign, including media relations, strategic planning, community relations and social media strategy.