Created Date: November 05, 2018
Event: GC4W Twitter Chat on Women in Politics, How We Rise & Win.
A GC4W Twitter Chat on Women in Politics: How We Rise and Win. On Monday, November, 5th, 2018 at 1:00 PM EST, the Global Connections for Women Foundation (GC4W) invites leading professional women to speak with authority on the topic of Women in Politics.
Join us on Monday, November 5th, 2018 at 1:00 pm EST, for a Twitter Chat.
Topic: Women in Politics: How We Rise & Win.
Join @GC4Women on Twitter to participate in the conversations.
Follow #GC4W, #WomenInPolitics, #Vote
(1) Give women more reasons to vote.
(2) Give more support to female candidates.
(3) Encourage more women to run for office.
MEET OUR MODERATOR: AVA VITALE
MEET OUR GUEST SPEAKERS:REBECCA CHEN is the Founder and a Politics Editor of Ilkmade, an international news sharing and career development platform for academics, policy professionals and journalists. She has a Ph.D. in Political Science from the University of California, Berkeley. She is also a leading member of Radford, a giving circle that supports organizations combating racism and economic injustice in New York City.
-------------------------------------------------CARRIE SHEFFIELD is the Founder of Bold, a digital news network committed to bipartisan dialogue & innovation for people, business & communities. She appears on Fox News, Fox Business Network, CNN, MSNBC, and CNBC. Carrie has published in The Wall Street Journal, TIME, USA Today, The New York Times, The Washington Post, Huffington Post, Bustle, American Spectator, and Daily Caller. Passionate about foreign affairs, Carrie reported on the 25th anniversary of perestroika in Moscow, North-South Korean relations from Seoul, the Beijing Olympics in China, and Egyptian political reforms in Cairo. She also wrote on geopolitical positioning and freedom of speech in Qatar and was a correspondent for The Jerusalem Post covering the Israeli parliament. Carrie earned a Master's Degree in Public Policy from Harvard University with a concentration in Business Policy. She has a B.A. in communications at Brigham Young University and completed a Fulbright fellowship in Berlin.
-------------------------------------------------LYNN COOPER is the Chief Social Officer of Socially Ahead, a leading integrated marketing agency based in Washington, DC. Known for her seamless ability to navigate online platforms and drive traffic through digital media. Lynn specializes in the training, development, and implementation of effective communication and marketing strategies for political candidates, consumer brands and notable figures.
"For me, a better democracy is a democracy where women do not only have the right to vote and to elect but to be elected.”—Michelle Bachelet, United Nations Human Rights Chief, who served as the First Female of Presidential Chile. She served from 2006 to 2010 and again from 2014 to 2018.Be sure to join us on Monday, November 5th, 2018 at 1 pm for an incredible and insightful conversation on women in politics. Follow @GC4Women on Twitter. Follow #GC4W #WomeninPolitics or #Vote - to join the conversations live. For more on gc4women.org, please send us an email on firstname.lastname@example.org.