Womxn’s History Month Panel 2019: Womxn Who Lead 

Employees are welcome to join the 4th annual panel discussion in recognition of March as Womxn’s History Month at King County. This year’s theme is, “Womxn Who Lead: Stories from the Past and How They Influence the Future.”  

Monday, March 25, from 11:45 a.m. – 1:15 p.m. Doors open at 11:30 a.m. King County Courthouse room E-942. The King County Courthouse is located at 516 Third Avenue, Seattle, WA 98104. 

This event is free and open to the public. No RSVP is needed. Lunch is not provided, but there will be light refreshments. Employees are welcome to bring their own lunch to eat during the event. 

This event is co-sponsored by King County Councilmembers Jeanne Kohl-Welles, Claudia Balducci, and Kathy Lambert, as well as the King County Women’s Advisory Board and the King County Legislative Branch Equity and Social Justice Team. Welcoming remarks will be provided by Seattle Mayor Jenny Durkan and King County Deputy Executive and Chief of Staff Rachel Smith. There will be a performance by Sharon Nyree Williams. Confirmed panelists include Aretha Basu (community organizer and Legislative Aide to Seattle City Councilmember Teresa Mosqueda), Cindy Domingo (author, activist, and Chief of Staff to King County Councilmember Larry Gossett), Colleen Echohawk (Executive Director of the Chief Seattle Club), Mitzi Johanknecht, King County Sheriff, and Estela Ortega (Executive Director of El Centro de la Raza).  

If unable to attend, the event can be livestreamed here. More information can be found here.