Gretchen Carlson Leadership Initiative Regional Summit

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On May 11, 2019, AIT brought the Gretchen Carlson Leadership Initiative (GCLI) to Phoenix, Arizona. Featured speakers included Representative Isela Blanc (Arizona State House of Representatives), Gretchen Carlson (Journalist and Advocate), Mayor Kate Gallego (Mayor of Phoenix), Congresswoman Debbie Lesko (United States House of Representatives),  Monica Lindstrom (Owner, Monica Lindstrom Mediations and Legal Analyst, KTAR News and Arizona Sports), Eve Reyes-Aguirre (Program Manager, Tonatierra) and other extraordinary women leading change in Phoenix and beyond.  The speakers inspired attendees with stories of how they overcame hardship in order to make a difference in their communities, as well as actionable steps to take in order to get involved.

Special Thanks to Our Community Partners:

  • A New Leaf
  • Arizona Advocacy Network and Foundation
  • Arizona Coalition to End Sexual and Domestic Violence
  • The Arizona Foundation for Women
  • Bloom365
  • Family Promise of Greater Phoenix
  • Fresh Start Women’s Foundation
  • Galvanize
  • Homeward Bound
  • Hope Women’s Center
  • League of Women Voters of Metropolitan Phoenix
  • LUCHA Arizona
  • Mi Familia Vota
  • Phoenix Rescue Mission
  • Puente Human Rights Movement
  • Real Women Revealed
  • Southern Arizona Center Against Sexual Assault
  • Tonatierra
  • UMOM New Day Centers
  • YWCA Metropolitan Phoenix.