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Diann Andy welcomes attendees at the LWV Running for Office Workshop on Nov. 13.
Diann Andy welcomes attendees at the LWV Running for Office Workshop on Nov. 13.
Attendees at the LWV workshop ask questions about running for office.
Attendees at the LWV workshop ask questions about running for office.
Ana Sandoval discusses her experiences running for office.
Ana Sandoval discusses her experiences running for office.
Attendees listen to City Councilwoman Ana Sandoval at the LWV Running for Office Workshop.
Attendees listen to City Councilwoman Ana Sandoval.
Linda Arronge and Evelyn Bonavita at the LWV's Running for Office Workshop.
Linda Arronge and Evelyn Bonavita at the LWV’s Running for Office Workshop.
League members Jenni Blacklock and Kathryn Keeton moderate the panel on human trafficking.
League members Jenni Blacklock and Kathryn Keeton moderate the panel on human trafficking.
From left, panelist Susan Burkholder, moderator Kathryn Keeton, moderator Jenni Blackstock, LWVSAA President Madhu Sridhar, panelists Adrian Owens, Rodney Klein and Peter Sakai.
From left, panelist Susan Burkholder, moderators Kathryn Keeton and Jenni Blacklock, LWVSAA President Madhu Sridhar, panelists Adrian Owens, Rodney Klein and Peter Sakai.
Guests mingle before the panel on human trafficking begins.
Guests mingle before the panel on human trafficking begins.
An audience member makes a point during the human trafficking forum sponsored by the Leaders for Democracy unit of the League of Women Voters of the San Antonio Area.
An audience member makes a point during the human trafficking forum.
LWVSA President Madhu Sridhar introduces Mayor Ron Nirenberg at the transportation forum Oct. 10, 2017
LWVSA President Madhu Sridhar introduces Mayor Ron Nirenberg at the transportation forum Oct. 10, 2017. Photo courtesy of the mayor’s office.
Mayor Ron Nirenberg speaks before a full house at the LWV transportation forum.
Mayor Ron Nirenberg speaks before a full house at the LWV transportation forum. Photo courtesy of the mayor’s office.
Mayor Ron Nirenberg at LWV transportation forum
Mayor Ron Nirenberg gives keynote speech at the LWV transportation forum
Panel of experts at LWV transportation forum, Oct. 10, 2017
Panel of experts at LWV transportation forum, Oct. 10, 2017
Panelist Bill Barker, adjunct associate professor of urban and regional planning at UTSA
Panelist Bill Barker, adjunct associate professor of urban and regional planning at UTSA
Councilwoman Ana Sandoval, a panelist at the LWV transportation forum
Councilwoman Ana Sandoval, a panelist at the LWV transportation forum
Panelist Jeff Arndt, President and CEO of VIA Metropolitan Transit
Panelist Jeff Arndt, President and CEO of VIA Metropolitan Transit
Commissioner Kevin Wolff, Chairman of the Alamo Area MPO, panelist
Commissioner Kevin Wolff, Chairman of the Alamo Area MPO, panelist
City officials with LVW of San Antonio Area President Madhu Sridhar at transportation forum
City officials with LVW of San Antonio Area President Madhu Sridhar, third from left, at transportation forum
LWVSA-San Antonio Area President Madhu Sridhar speaks at Joint Base San Antonio on Aug. 23 at the base’s observance of Women’s Equality Day.
Col. Bradford Davis presents Madhu Sridhar the Women’s Equality Day Proclamation from the City of San Antonio signed by Mayor Ron Nirenberg.
Six local Leagues, including the San Antonio Area League, attended a regional training session at Canyon Lake on July 15.
2017 Strategic Planning Session attendees get to know each other with icebreaker Bingo
Future of Public Education in Texas: Panelists. See video on NowCastSA’s YouTube channel: bit.ly/lwvforum
Future of Public Education in Texas, June 12, 2017: Moderator Richard Middleton, Former Superintendent, North East ISD.
Future of Public Education in Texas: Panelist Shari Albright, Chair, Dept. of Education, Trinity University
Future of Public Education in Texas: Panelist Catherine Clark, Senior Consultant, Texas Association of School Boards
Future of Public Education in Texas: Panelist Pedro Martinez, Superintendent, San Antonio ISD
Future of Public Education in Texas: Panelist Brian T. Woods, Superintendent, Northside ISD
Future of Public Education in Texas: an almost-full house listened to the panel
Future of Public Education in Texas: LWV members and panelists after the forum
LWV Annual Meeting, May 20, 2017: Incoming president Madhu Sridhar
LWV Annual Meeting, May 20, 2017: VP of Organization Martha Lankford presents appreciation gifts to Phyllis and Steve Ingram and Nancy Price
LWV Annual Meeting, May 20, 2017
LWV Annual Meeting, May 20, 2017

 

 

 

Get ready for the state
League's  program planning

As the year comes to an end, the local League will be participating in the recommending of the state League's positions on the many issues on which we advocate. They will be finalized at the state convention in April. This year, we will be doing this at the holiday brunch. In preparation, you can familiarize yourself with the issues here  and here.

Second Running for Office Workshop is coming up

The first Running for Local Office Workshop, held in November and designed for people who are considering running or just want to know what is involved, was a big success.

On January 8. the second workshop will take participants through the next step.  For the full story, go here.

 

Come to the Holiday Brunch!
The San Antonio Area League's annual holiday get-together is almost here. This year it's a catered brunch on Dec. 10 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the beautiful King William home of long-time member Nancy Price, 433 Madison, San Antonio, 78204.
Cost is $25 per person. RSVP and payment are due by using this PayPal button at right.
                                                                                                       
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Current Newsletter - November 2017

 

Join the process of updating League Positions
http://lwvsa.org/presidents-message-december/

Wanted: ideas for the Voters Guide
http://lwvsa.org/voters-guide-questions/

SUBSCRIBE TO THE VOTER HERE

Running for Office Workshop
Part 2
http://lwvsa.org/running-for-office-201/

When times are tough, the League gets going
http://lwvsa.org/altemeier-col-december-2017/

 

Local League Priorities 2017-18

Education • Transportation • Water • Get Out the Vote • Running for Elected Office

For more details, click HERE.

 


2017 Holiday Brunch




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