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NEVERTHELESS SHE PERSISTED: Honoring Women Who Fight All Forms of Discrimination Against Women

3.15.2018 @ 10:30 AM | Cahill Room
Albany County Office Building, Lobby Level
112 State Street
Albany, 12207

Women make up more than half of the population of New York State and nearly 51 percent of Albany County residents. Albany County Executive Daniel P. McCoy will celebrate Women’s History Month with a panel of distinguished women talking about this year’s theme "NEVERTHELESS SHE PERSISTED: Honoring Women Who Fight All Forms of Discrimination Against Women."

From the #MeToo movement to the Gender Pay Gap, this will be a spirited and informative discussion moderated by Karen Ziegler, Director, Albany County Crime Victim and Sexual Violence Center. Panelists include Karen Scharff, Executive Director, Citizen Action of New York, Chantelle Cleary, Title IX Coordinator, University at Albany and Sherri Brooks, Albany County Alternate Public Defender.

Albany County ExecutiveDaniel P. McCoy