Help Celebrate Trailblazing Women in Local Government Leadership The second annual Leadership Trailblazer Award seeks to honor accomplished women empowering others in the profession The League of Women in Government (LWG) and National Research Center, Inc. (NRC) / Polco are proud to announce the second annual Leadership Trailblazer Award. This award recognizes an accomplished woman [...]

2019-08-13T12:26:02-07:00August 13th, 2019|Exclusives, Featured, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Texas Women’s Leadership Institute

Preparing and empowering women to become city managers in Texas! The Texas Chapter of Women Leading Government is pleased to announce the creation of the Texas Women’s Leadership Institute. The Institute is designed to empower and prepare more women for the position of city manager in the future. While Texas has had success in [...]

2019-08-02T12:23:52-07:00August 2nd, 2019|0 Comments

LEAGUE NOW ACCEPTING NOMINATIONS FOR 2019 LEADERSHIP TRAILBLAZER AWARD

LEAGUE NOW ACCEPTING NOMINATIONS FOR 2019 LEADERSHIP TRAILBLAZER AWARD The League of Women in Government (LWG) and National Research Center, Inc. (NRC) are proud to announce the 2nd Annual Leadership Trailblazer Award. This award recognizes an accomplished leader in the local government profession who has championed and inspired other women to achieve as well. [...]

2019-08-15T14:13:02-07:00July 24th, 2019|#GenderBalance, Exclusives, Featured, Uncategorized|0 Comments

League + ICMA Potential Made Possible Conference Scholarship

League + ICMA Potential Made Possible Conference Scholarship Part of the League's mission is to increase the number of women in the most senior level positions  by providing women executives—and those who seek to become them—the content, tools, and opportunities that can help serve their specific needs. To that end, the League of Women in [...]

CELEBRATE WOMEN’S HERstory MONTH Using #SheLeadsGov!

CELEBRATE WOMEN'S HERstory MONTH Using #SheLeadsGov! An initiative of ICMA and the League of Women in Government By LWG Editor Women make up over 50 percent of state and local government employees. Help us celebrate these AMAZING women during March -- Women's HERstory Month by highlighting women leaders in your organization. How? Submit a short video [...]

2019-07-09T22:23:19-07:00March 5th, 2019|Exclusives, Featured|0 Comments

Announcing the Finalists for the 2018 League of Women in Government Leadership Trailblazer Award

Announcing the Finalists for the 2018 League of Women in Government Leadership Trailblazer Award By LWG Editor The League of Women in Government and the National Research Center, Inc. jointly announced the finalists for the 2018 Leadership Trailblazer Award. Announcing the winners, League President, Ashley Jacobs added, "Of the fifty-six amazing nominees from across [...]

2019-07-09T22:23:12-07:00August 27th, 2018|Exclusives, Featured, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Diversity, Gender Balance and Inclusivity in Law Enforcement – Women in Police Leadership Share Their Stories Part I

Diversity, Gender Balance and Inclusivity in Law Enforcement - Women in Police Leadership Share Their Stories Part I CLICK ON PHOTO TO PLAY VIDEO By Pamela Antil, Assistant City Administrator, Santa Barbara, CA Over 50 percent of employees in local and state government are women, yet represent less than 20 [...]

2019-07-09T22:23:07-07:00April 3rd, 2018|Exclusives, Featured|0 Comments

Celebrate Women’s HERstory Month through @SheLeadsGov on Twitter and #SheLeadsGov

Celebrate Women's HERstory Month through @SheLeadsGov on Twitter and #SheLeadsGov on all Social Media Platforms By LWG Editor Women make up over 50 percent of state and local government employees. Help us celebrate these AMAZING women during March -- Women's HERstory Month by highlighting women leaders in your organization. How? Submit a short video [...]

2019-07-09T22:23:05-07:00March 8th, 2018|Exclusives, Featured|0 Comments