The League of Women Voters of Jacksonville First Coast, ERA NOW, and Zonta Club of Jacksonville all partnered for a full day of speakers and lunch provided by Clara's at the Cathedral.
Angela DeMonbreun, President of LWV of Jacksonville First Coast, spoke about the long history to obtain women’s right to vote and sat on a panel to discuss women in the media.
Deborah Gianoulis, former news anchor, past Florida Senate candidate, and education advocate, spoke about “Finding Your Truth” and sat on a panel to discuss women in leadership.
Sandy Oestreich, President and Founder of the National Equal Rights Amendment Alliance, spoke on the importance of ratifying the ERA amendment for actual equal rights.
Dianne Larson, President of Zonta, spoke about Equal Pay.
About 40 people attended the event and it attracted many leaders from the community. It was a fun, motivating, and enlightening day for all those in attendence.