Gretchen Carlson Leadership Initiative Regional Summit

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On January 26, 2019, AIT brought the Gretchen Carlson Leadership Initiative (GCLI) to Dallas, TX. We partnered with Catholic Charities Dallas,  Dallas Area Rape Crisis Center, Family Gateway, The Family Place, The Gatehouse, The Junior League of Dallas, New Friends New Life, The Salvation Army, Texas Advocacy Project, Texas Association Against Sexual Assault, Texas Council on Family Violence, The Texas Muslim Women’s Foundation, and the University of Texas at Austin Institute on Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault.

 

Featured speakers included Paige Flink (CEO, The Family Place), Chief Reneé Hall (Chief of Police, Dallas Police Department),  Bianca Jackson (Chief Development Officer, New Friends New Life), Judge Angela Tucker (District Judge, Texas 199th District Court) and other extraordinary women leading change in Dallas and beyond.  The panelists 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.