Registration Open For 2017 Governor's Equal Pay Summit
BATON ROUGE – The Louisiana Women's Policy & Research Commission, in partnership with the Governor's Office, will present the 2017 Equal Pay Summit Friday, March 10, at the Shaw Center for the Arts, 100 Lafayette St., in Baton Rouge, LA.
Governor John Bel Edwards and First Lady Donna Edwards will address equitable pay progress for all Louisianans.
Registration, networking and breakfast will take place from 7:30 a.m. – 8:30 a.m., followed by the summit from 8:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. in the Manship Theatre.
“This first annual event…is a can’t-miss opportunity for all equal pay advocates to come together to listen, learn, network and share our ideas as to how we can move this issue forward to ultimate victory,” Camille Moran, Louisiana Pay Equity lobbying director, said. “We are so grateful to have a governor who shares our mission and vision of pay equity for all, and we deeply appreciate him and First Lady Donna Edwards, Dr. Shanta Proctor, Director of Policy and Research, Louisiana Women’s Commission, and the staff of the governor’s office for hosting this exciting event and are working tirelessly to make sure it is a day of learning, brainstorming and collaboration.”