WDC Future Meetings and Events

April Luncheon

 

This month we will be hosting a legislative wrap-up to discuss all that happened during the recent legislative sessionthe good, the bad, and the ugly!  Unlike most legislative wrap-ups, we will be having a panel of esteemed, progressive activists instead of legislators. We hope you can join us for a unique perspective on this recent session.

 

When:
Saturday, April 7th, 2018
Registration begins at 11:00 am
Meeting will begin at 11:30 am
Where:
Hotel RL (Red Lion)
600 South and West Temple
Wasatch 1- Main floor
Speakers:
Erin Preston 
Erin is an education attorney and advocate, experienced charter administrator, and business woman.  She is dedicated to providing legal services for schools, school districts, parents, and students throughout Utah.  In that role she often has the opportunity to work with legislators and others in helping advocate for effective legislation for Utah students.

 

Chase Thomas
Chase is currently the policy and advocacy counsel with Alliance for a Better Utah.  He has interned with the ACLU of Utah as well as the LGBT Project of the National ACLU.  During his time at BYU, he served as editor on the BYU Law Review, president of the local chapter of the American Constitution Society, and chair of the Annual International Law and Religion Symposium. In these roles he helped to facilitate a more robust discussion at BYU surrounding legal and policy issues affecting Utah and the nation.

 

María del Mar González

María del Mar is a Community Outreach Fellow for the ACLU of Utah.  María del Mar is a full-time activist focused on nonpartisan voter registration, bilingual phone-banking and canvassing, drafting calls-to-action, and more recently advocating for a progressive agenda that benefits women and marginalized communities in the state of Utah. As an educator and arts advocate, she is focused on bridging the gap between the academic and public communities.

 

PLEASE RSVP BY 04/04: 
You can RSVP and pre-pay for lunch here.  You can also reply to this email or call/text Valerie at 571-224-5121 by tomorrow.  If you have any dietary needs, please let us know in your RSVP.

Lunch pricing:
$26 for members
$31 for non-members
($1 discount if paying by cash or check)