Date(s) - Mon Feb 24 2020
11:30 am-1:00 pm
Karen Wilkerson, LWV FL 2020 Census chair, will speak on “The 2020 Census and Why It Matters” at Marina Jack on Feb. 24 from 11:30 – 1:00. The focus of the discussion will be the importance of the census to our community.
Karen will hold a free training session for League and Sarasota County leaders following the talk at Marina Jack. Although the same slides will be used, the focus of that presentation will be train attendees to speak to community groups about their participation in the session.
Karen Wilkerson served as an Executive Director of a State Retail Association, which she grew into a multi-million dollar established with a for-profit subsidiary and a trucking cooperative.During her tenure as chair and then executive director of the Vermont Commission on the Status of Women, Karen was involved in the landmark decision to permit girls to participate in Little League, obtained the right for women to have their names listed in telephone directories, created a talent bank of qualified women to serve on hospital and public sector positions, along with several other major accomplishments. Karen is a certified association executive of the American Society of Association Executives and has served as president of a local and state League of the League of Women Voters.iCal