Working for more involvement of women in leadership

Knoxville, TN – East Tennesseans who are interested in increasing the number of women in senior leadership positions, mobilizing women to vote, and achieving pay equity and equitable employment policies are invited to learn about Vision 2020 at the League of Women Voters of Knoxville/Knox County’s May 17th annual dinner.  Patricia Pierce, a Tennessee delegate to Vision 2020, will share the new national campaign’s goals at the League’s annual meeting as part of her keynote address.

The May 17th event at the Beck Cultural Center, which includes a three-course catered dinner, is open to the public and begins at 5:30 p.m.  Tickets are $30 and may be purchased online at  Individuals may also RSVP to or 865.896.9197 by Wednesday, May 11th to pay at the door.  Additional details and directions are available at the website or by phone.  A business meeting for members will follow the keynote presentation.