October Monthly Meeting: Advocacy & Candidates Forum – October 6, 2022

WBC2022- October 9-11, Louisville, Kentucky
June 8, 2022
Katy Tombaugh- NAWBO Columbus 2022 Member of the Year
August 23, 2022
Thursday, October 6, 2022 | 11:00am- 1:00pm | Amelita Mirolo Barn

Amplify your voice, connect with policymakers, and ensure you have a seat at the table.

Join NAWBO Columbus to connect with your elected officials and candidates! Our October Monthly Meeting is all about helping women business owners achieve empowerment and equality through advocacy.

Our members are diverse in many ways, including the size of their business, the sectors and communities they serve, the stage of business development, race, ethnicity, geographic business areas, and political leanings that determine policy views. NAWBO embodies the ever-present need to represent all of our members while creating both the avenue and environment to build sustainable women-owned businesses. Join us to connect with and hear from your elected officials.

Agenda Highlights (Subject to Change):

Meet the Candidates:

The 2022 Ohio gubernatorial candidates, 2022 Ohio Secretary of State candidates, Ohio Attorney General, US Senate and Ohio Supreme Court candidates have been invited to attend. Participation will be confirmed when received.

The following candidates have confirmed their participation:

  • Jon Husted (R) Lt. Governor
  • Jeff Crossman (D) Attorney General of Ohio
  • Russ Harris (D) Ohio House 10th District
  • Mary Lightbody (D) Ohio House 4th District
  • Tina Maharath (D) Ohio Senate 3rd District
  • Michelle Reynolds (R) Ohio Senate 3rd District
  • Judge Marilyn Zayas (D) Ohio Supreme Court

Find out how your non-partisan Public Policy Committee is working to level the playing field for your business and hold policymakers accountable.

Learn what you can do to help make a difference, solve problems, and share innovative ideas.

Registration closes Friday, September 30th at noon.



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