Fall Seminar Workshop

2017 Fall Seminar Workshop:

"Meeting of the Minds: Issues Facing Women in County Government" (details below)
Wednesday, September 13

Open to NYSAC members 

Women's Leadership Council Launch Celebration

5-6pm (reception - open to all conference attendees)

About the Workshop

"Meeting of the Minds: Issues Facing Women in County Government"
This special 2-hour workshop at the NYSAC Fall Seminar will consist of a series of roundtable conversations on the issues facing women in county government. This session was developed as a result of member feedback and survey responses.

All attendees will participate in roundtable discussions on the following topics, with these expert facilitators:
  • Raising Campaign Funds (Even When You Really Don't Want To) 
    Facilitator: Janet Duprey, retired NYS Assemblywoman and Clinton County Treasurer
  • Reflections on a Career in County Government 
    Facilitator: Rensselaer County Executive Kathy Jimino
  • Managing Conflict: Campaigning and Governing in Heated Times 
    Facilitator: NYS Senator Pamela Helming
  • Mentoring: Finding a Mentor, Being a Mentor 
    Facilitator: Erin Loos Cutraro, Founder & CEO, She Should Run
  • It's Up to the Women! A discussion of the challenges women face in public office and the workplace 
    Facilitator: Cynthia Shenker, Esq., founding partner of Shenker Russo & Clark LLP
This session is an opportunity for the women of NYSAC to share knowledge and experiences, learn from one another, network, and come together with others serving in county office across the state. 
View the flyer for the above events.

Questions? Email Nicole Correia - ncorreia@nysac.org

Thank you to NYS Auct
ions for sponsoring the Women's Leadership Council workshop at the 2017 Fall Seminar.


Women's Leadership Council Executive Committee

  • Hon. MaryEllen Odell, Putnam County Executive - WLC Executive Committee Chair and 2017-18 NYSAC President
  • Hon. Claudia Braymer, Warren County Board of Supervisors
  • Hon. Nancy  Buck, Sullivan County Treasurer
  • Hon. Indy Jaycox, Schoharie County Clerk
  • Hon. Kathy Jimino, Rensselaer County Executive
  • Hon. Lucille McKnight, Albany County Legislator
  • Hon. Martha Robertson, Tompkins County Legislator
  • Hon. Martha Sauerbrey, Tioga County Legislative Chair
NYSAC Staff Contact: Nicole Correia, ncorreia@nysac.org