2011 Path to Politics Series

“Straight from the Source: Women Candidates Share Their Stories”

In 2011 the Path to Politics theme will be “Straight from the Source: Women Candidates Share Their Stories.” This series will introduce participants to women candidates who have run for elected office at different levels.  We hope this program will give participants a deeper understanding of what it takes to run and win.

To RSVP:  Please send an email to info@runningstartonline.org with the subject line ‘Path to Politics RSVP’ and let us know your name and which Path to Politics seminar you plan to attend.

2011 Schedule


Speaker: Recent Virginia State Senate Candidate Gerarda Culipher

Date & Location: November 17th, 12-1:30 pm

1725 I Street , NW

Washington, DC 20006



Speaker: Maryland Delegate Ariana Kelly

Hosted by: Patton Boggs

Date & Location: September 13th, 12-1:30 pm

2550 M Street , NW

Washington, DC 20037



Speaker: Congresswoman Jackie Speier

Hosted by King & Spalding

Date & Location: May 25th, 6 – 8 PM

1700 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW
Washington, DC 20006



Speaker: Virginia Delegate Charniele Herring

Hosted by Bryan Cave Strategies

Date & Location: April 13th, 12 Noon – 1:30 PM

1155 F Street NW,
Washington, DC 20004

Speaker: Ahnna Smith, Vice Chairperson of ANC1B, U street

Hosted by America’s Health Insurance Plans

Date & Location: February 17thth, 12 Noon – 1:30 PM

601 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW
South Building, Suite 500
Washington, DC 20004