2019 SPEAKERS

Commander Emily Bassett
USN, Reactor Officer, USS Gerald R. Ford (CVN 78)
Jessica Cox
Director of Product Solutions, Healthcare Administration IT
Tara Dowdell
Founder and President, TDG Speakers and Tara Dowdell Group
Lynn Fitch
Treasurer, State of Mississippi
Jehmu Greene
Founder, Barbara’s Legacy; Fox News Political Analyst; Founding Board Member and National Trainer, VoteRunLead
Jennifer Gregory
Assistant Director, Stennis Institute for Public Service
Courtney Hill
Founder and Principal Strategist for Polaris Strategies
Davetta Lee
Counsel and Policy Adviser, Public Employees’ Retirement System of Mississippi
Jil Littlejohn
Mayor Pro Tem, City of Greenville, SC
Merceria Ludgood
Commissioner for Mobile County, AL
Anna Mitchell Mahoney
Director of Research, Newcomb College Institute at Tulane University
Ben Needham
Director of Strategic Initiatives, Human Rights Campaign
Martha Roby
United States Representative (AL)
Connie Rockco
Harrison County Supervisor for District 5
Patricia Russo
Executive Director at Women's Campaign School at Yale
Terri A. Sewell
United States Representative (AL)
Sandra Sistrunk
Alderman, City of Starkville, MS
Deb Sofield
Speaker | Author | Coach
Amy Tate
Government Relations Manager at Tennessee Valley Authority, Mississippi
Gwen Wisler
Vice Mayor, City of Asheville, NC