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Seneca Falls Revisited 
Centennial Experience 

Seneca Falls Revisited 
2020 Conference

23 - 25 JULY 2020 | VIRTUAL

23 - 25 JULY 2020 | VIRTUAL

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Seneca Falls Revisited 
Centennial Experience 

Seneca Falls Revisited 
2020 Conference

23 - 25 JULY 2020 | VIRTUAL

23 - 25 JULY 2020 | VIRTUAL

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Seneca Falls Revisited 
Centennial Experience 

Seneca Falls Revisited 
2020 Conference

23 - 25 JULY 2020 | VIRTUAL

23 - 25 JULY 2020 | VIRTUAL

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Seneca Falls Revisited 
Centennial Experience 

Seneca Falls Revisited 
2020 Conference

23 - 25 JULY 2020 | VIRTUAL

23 - 25 JULY 2020 | VIRTUAL

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Seneca Falls Revisited 
Centennial Experience 

Seneca Falls Revisited 
2020 Conference

23 - 25 JULY 2020 | VIRTUAL

23 - 25 JULY 2020 | VIRTUAL

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About

CREW Women's Conference - Candidate Training

The Program

CREW | 2020 SENECA FALLS REVISITED VIRTUAL CENTENNIAL EXPERIENCE
100th Anniversary of the 19th Amendment of Women’s Right to Vote

NYC 1920 | JULY 23-25, 2020

Empowering and Energizing Women
in New York State and nationally with the importance of voting

 

WHAT YOU CAN EXPECT

We will celebrate together the 100th Anniversary of the 19th Amendment of Women’s Right to Vote following in the footsteps of the NYS suffragists, to be part of affecting change. You will experience visionary insights from our amazing speakers, legacy descendants and inspiration from the voices of the past as well as the next up and coming generation.

THE PROGRAM

A star-studded awareness event with the most incredible prominent female leadership, advocates, entrepreneurs – and inclusive and diverse audience of women as we set the tone for “Energizing the Power of our Vote in 2020!” – making our voices heard during Congressional and Presidential elections this year.

PROGRAM HIGHLIGHTS | Four main themes:

•The true meaning of sacrifice • Sisterhood with a purpose •Coalition building • Progress

PROGRAM CHAIR

  • Honorable Gale Brewer, Manhattan Borough President

PROGRAM NEW YORK STATE ADVISOR 

  • Honorable Ruth Hassell-Thompson, NYS Special Advisor for Policy & Community Affairs

LEGACY CO-CHAIRS

  • Michele Jones Galvin (3x) Great Grandniece of Harriet Tubman
  • Kenneth B. Morris Jr. (3x) Great Grandson Frederick Douglass
  • Manuela Roosevelt, Wife of David Roosevelt (Grandson, Eleanor & FDR)

CREW

Civically Re-Engaged Women (CREW) is incorporated in New York State as a national not-for profit corporation, a 501(c)3 and 501 (c) 4.   CREW provides education and training with a political focus. CREW hosts annual conferences and special events featuring best practices for winning results.  At the conferences, private and public sectors compare playbooks on efficiency, volunteerism, corporate social responsibility, and contemporary progress to prominent societal values and practices. Additionally, CREW offers subcontractor leadership and “branding” services to prominent organizations and institutions and creates original training/programming for a variety of disciplines.

Event Speakers

Gale Brewer

Manhattan Borough President, Conference Chair

Michele Jones Galvin

(3x) Great Grandniece, Harriet Tubman, Conference Co-Chair

Kenneth B. Morris Jr.

(3x) Great Grandson, Frederick Douglass, Conference Co-Chair
CREW Women's Conference - Candidate Training

Liz Abzug

Founder and Executive Director, Bella Abzug Leadership Institute

Darcel Clark

Bronx District Attorney

Kristen Clarke, Esq.

President & Executive Director, Lawyers Committee for Civil Rights

Honorable Cynthia Coffman

Former Colorado Attorney General

Consuelo Vanderbilt Costin

Entrepreneur

Donna Drake

The Donna Drake Show, CBS TV

Pam Elam

President, Monumental Women

Amanda Farinacci

TV Reporter, NY1 Spectrum

Bridie Farrell

President & Chief Executive Officer, America Loves Kids

Tiffany M. Gardner Esq.

CEO of ReflectUS

Susan Goodier, PhD.

Professor, SUNY Oneonta College, Historian & Author
CREW Women's Conference - Candidate Training

Lisa Powell Graham

TEDX & Motivational Speaker
CREW Women's Conference - Candidate Training

Susan Harper

Founding Chair, New York State Bar Association’s Women In Law Section (WILS), Chair, WILS’ Centennial Suffrage Initiative
CREW Women's Conference - Candidate Training

Vanessa J. Herman

Assistant Vice President, Pace University

Nancy Hernandez

Deputy Comptroller for Diversity, NYS

Kathy Hochul

Lieutenant Governor of New York
CREW Women's Conference - Candidate Training

Harold Holzer

Jonathan F. Fanton, Director, The Roosevelt House Public Policy Institute at Hunter College

Vivian Lee

TV Anchor, NY1 Spectrum
CREW Women's Conference - Candidate Training

Loida Lewis

Chair, TLC Beatrice Inc.

Carol White Llewellyn

Filmaker

Gloria J. Browne-Marshall Esq.

Professor of Constitutional Law, John Jay College

Terry A. Mazur, Esq.

Chair, The Women in Law Section (WILS)

Amy Grace Mercer

Youth Voice

Linda Moroney

Filmaker

Jeanine Ramirez

TV Reporter, NY1 Spectrum

Annette Ramos

Executive Director, Rochester Latino Theatre Company

Susanna Rich

Poetry for Suffrage

Honorable Linda B. Rosenthal

Assemblywoman
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Kristen Shaughnessy

TV Anchor, NY1 Spectrum

Honorable Jo Anne Simon

Assemblywoman

Audrey Smaltz

Retired CEO & Founder, The Ground Crew

Adrienne Smith

Media Entrepreneur

Margaret Sowah Esq.

Treasurer, Women in Law Section, NYSBA

Honorable Victoria Steele

Arizona State Senator
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Cynthia Richie Terrell

Executive Director, RepresentWomen

Maxim Thorne, Esq.

Managing Director, The Andrew Goodman Foundation

Roma Torre

TV Anchor, Actor, Producer & Theatre Critic for NY1 Spectrum

Aura Vasquez

Fmr Commissioner, Los Angeles Department of Water and Power. Environmental Activist

Sally Roesch Wagner, PhD.

Professor, Author, Lecturer, Activist & Executive Director of the Matilda Joslyn Gage Center for Social Justice

Latrice M. Walker

Assemblywoman, Brooklyn

Linda Young

President Emeritus, National Women’s Political Caucus

Posthumous Tributes:

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Bella Abzug

Congresswoman, Women's Rights Activist
CREW Women's Conference - Candidate Training

Katherine Johnson

American mathematician NASA
CREW Women's Conference - Candidate Training

Andrew Goodman

Prominent Civil Rights Activist
CREW Women's Conference - Candidate Training

Anne Wilson Schaef, PhD

Internationally Renowned Author and Feminist
CREW Women's Conference - Candidate Training

Edith “Edie” Windsor

American LGBT rights activist

Program Schedule

CREW | 2020 SENECA FALLS REVISITED VIRTUAL CENTENNIAL EXPERIENCE

PROGRAM

PROGRAM ORDER SUBJECT TO CHANGE

PROGRAM CHAIRS

CHAIR

Gale A. Brewer
Manhattan Borough President

NEW YORK STATE ADVISOR

Honorable Ruth Hassell-Thompson
Special Advisor for Policy and Community Affairs of
NYS Homes and Community Renewal

LEGACY CO-CHAIRS

Michele Jones Galvin | Descendent of Harriet Tubman

CHAPTER THEMES

The True Meaning of Sacrifice
Sisterhood with a Purpose
Coalition Building
Progress

PROGRAM DAY 1
Kathy Hochul
Lieutenant Governor
New York State
Opening Remarks

Nancy R. Hernandez
Deputy Comptroller
New York State
Presents a Proclamation

Kenneth B. Morris, Jr.,
Legacy Co-Chair
Descendent of Frederick Douglass
President, Frederick Douglass Family Initiatives
Chapter Introduction - “The True Meaning of Sacrifice”

Bridie Farrell

President & Chief Executive Officer, America Loves Kids
“The True Meaning of Sacrifice”

Cynthia Coffman

Former Colorado Attorney General
“Progress”

Judith Kasen-Windsor

Tribute to Edith “Edie” Windsor, LGBTQ Advocate

“The True Meaning of Sacrifice”

PROGRAM DAY 1 (cont.#1)

Roma Torre

Anchor, Actor, Producer & Theatre Critic

NY1 Spectrum

Chapter Introduction – “Sisterhood with a Purpose”

Fireside Chat
Roma Torre, Moderator | “Sisterhood with a Purpose”

Amanda Farinacci

TV Reporter, NY1 Spectrum

Vivian Lee

TV Reporter, NY1 Spectrum

Jeanine Ramirez

TV Reporter, NY1 Spectrum

Kristen Shaughnessy

Anchor/Reporter, NY1 Spectrum

PROGRAM DAY 1 (cont.#2)
Annette Ramos

Executive Director, Rochester Latino Theatre Company
Performance - “I want to Vote”

Jo Anne Simon
Assemblywoman
New York City
“What does the Centennial of the “Vote” mean to me?”

Amy Grace Mercer
Youth Voices
“Progress”

Linda Young

President Emeritus, National Women’s Political Caucus
Chair of the Partnership at Catalysts for Innovation, LLC
“Sisterhood with a Purpose”

Ruth Hassell-Thompson, Conference Advisor
Special Advisor for Policy and Community Affairs of
New York State Homes and Community Renewal
Chapter Introduction - “Coalition Building”

Henrietta Lyle, Conference Operations
Tribute to Katherine Johnson,
NASA Mathematician
“The True Meaning of Sacrifice’
PROGRAM DAY 1 (cont.#3)
Susan L. Harper
Founding Chair, New York State Bar Association’s Women

 In Law Section (WILS), Chair, WILS’ Centennial Suffrage Initiative “Coalition Building”


Fireside Chat



Susan L. Harper | Moderator

“Influencers, associations and pivotal people who help propel suffrage”

Terry A. Mazur, Esq.

Chair, The Women in Law Section (WILS)

Margaret Sowah, Esq. Treasurer, Women in Law Section, NYSBA

PROGRAM DAY 1 (cont.#4)
“Remembering Susan B. Anthony & Election Day 2016”
Carol White Llewellyn | Linda Moroney
Filmmakers critique

Susanna Rich,
PhD Professor of English, Kean University
Performance “Poetry for Suffrage”

Consuelo Vanderbilt Costin
Entrepreneur
Chapter Introduction – “Progress”

Pam Elam President,
Monumental Women “Progress”
“LIVE” VIRTUAL EXPERIENCE RECAP
Sharon Nelson, CEO, CREW
Pam Elam, President, Monumental Women
Henrietta Lyle, Conference Operations
PROGRAM DAY 2
Kathy Hochul Lieutenant Governor, NYS

Nancy R. Hernandez Deputy Comptroller, NYS

Harold Holzer

Jonathan F. Fanton Director Roosevelt House Hunter College
“Tribute to Bella Abzug, Congresswoman, Women’s Rights Activist”
“Coalition Building”

Happy Posthumous Birthday Congresswoman Bella Abzug

Liz Abzug

Founder & Executive Director, Bella Abzug Leadership Institute
“Coalition Building”
PROGRAM DAY 2 (cont.#1)

Donna Drake
President, Drake Media Network
Creator & Host, The Donna Drake Show
“Coalition Building”



Fireside Chat


“Nurturing Equality”

Kenneth B. Morris, Jr., Legacy Co-Chair
Descendant of Frederick Douglass
President, Frederick Douglass Family Initiatives
“Coalition Building”

Adrienne Smith
Media Entrepreneur
“Coalition Building”

Cynthia Richie Terrell
Executive Director, Represent Women
“Coalition Building”

Consuelo Vanderbilt Costin

Entrepreneur

“Coalition Building”

PROGRAM DAY 2 (cont.#2)
Latrice Walker, Esq.
Assemblywoman, New York City
“Coalition Building”

Darcel Clark, Esq.

Bronx District Attorney
“The True Meaning of Sacrifice”

Aura Vasquez

Former Commissioner,
Los Angeles Department of Water and Power
Environmental Activist

“The True Meaning of Sacrifice”

Gloria J. Browne-Marshall
Professor, John Jay College
“Sisterhood with a Purpose”

Sally Roesch Wagner, PhD

Professor, Author, Lecturer, Activist & Executive Director,
Matilda Joslyn Gage Center for Social Justice
“Sisterhood with a Purpose”
PROGRAM DAY 2 (cont. #3)
Susanna Rich, PhD
Professor, Kean University
Performance “Lavinia Lloyd Dock”

Pete Sidley
“Tribute to Anne Wilson Schaef, PhD
Internationally Renowned Author & Feminist”
“The True Meaning of Sacrifice”

Tiffany M. Gardner, Esq.
Chief Executive Officer,
ReflectUS “Coalition Building”

Vanessa Herman

Assistant Vice President, Pace University, NYC
“Civic Engagement” and “Life as Lobbyist”
“Progress”
PROGRAM DAY 2 (cont. #4)
Bridie Farrell

President & Chief Executive Officer, America Loves Kids

Fireside Chat


Bridie Farrell | Moderator
“Coalition Building”

Linda B. Rosenthal Assemblywoman, NYC

Victoria Steele

State Senator, Arizona

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Loida Lewis

Chair, TLC Beatrice Inc.

Interviewed by Henrietta Lyle, Conference Operations
“Progress”

Maxim Thorne, Esq.

Managing Director, Andrew Goodman Foundation
“Voting Rights” & “Tribute to Andrew Goodman”
“Progress”

“LIVE” VIRTUAL EXPERIENCE RE-CAP
Sharon Nelson, CEO, CREW,

Onida Coward Mayers, VP, The MirRam Group,

Voter Education & Engagement, Legislative Advocacy & Policy Reform

DJ Doc Martin, Musical Celebration/Dance Party Challenge
PROGRAM DAY 3
Kathy Hochul
Lieutenant Governor, NYS

Nancy R.Hernandez Deputy Comptroller, NYS

Cynthia Richie Terrell
Executive Director, Represent Women
“Sisterhood with a Purpose”

Audrey Smaltz

(Ret) CEO & Founder, The Ground Crew
“Sisterhood with a Purpose”

Susan Goodier, PhD

Professor, SUNY Oneonta College, Historian & Author
“Sisterhood with a Purpose”

Annette Ramos

Executive Director, Rochester Latino Theatre Company
Performance - “Wilimena Wildman Dorsett”

Michele Jones Galvin,
Legacy Co-Chair Descendent of Harriet Tubman
The True Meaning of Sacrifice"

Susanna Rich, PhD
Professor, Kean University
Performance “Alice Paul”

PROGRAM DAY 3 (cont. #1)
Carol White Llewellyn
Filmmaker

Presents “Arvel Bird”

“The True Meaning of Sacrifice”

Susan Goodier, PhD

Professor, SUNY Oneonta College, Historian & Author
Interview by Christina Eliopoulos

Gale A. Brewer
Manhattan Borough President
Chair

Interview by Christina Eliopoulos

Carol White Llewellyn
Filmmaker
Presents
“The Holocaust” | “Careers for Women in Dance”
"The True Meaning of Sacrifice"

Vanessa Herman

Assistant Vice President, Pace University, NYC
“Crisis Management & Covid-19””
“Progress”

Adrienne Smith

Media & Sports Entrepreneur
“Progress”

Lisa Powell Graham
TEDX & Motivational Speaker
“Progress”
PROGRAM DAY 3 (cont. #2)

Fireside Chat



Susan L. Harper | Moderator
“Defending our Democracy”

Kristen Clarke,
Esq. President & Executive Director Lawyers
Committee For Civil Rights

“LIVE” VIRTUAL EXPERIENCE RECAP
Sharon Nelson. CEO, CREW with Guest Commentator(s)

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