The Women in Local Government Leadership Summit 2017

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Tuesday, April 18, 2017 - 09:00 to Friday, April 21, 2017 - 16:30
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James Cook Hotel Grand Chancellor Wellington

The Women in Local Government Leadership Summit 2017 brings together some of the country’s foremost leaders in this vibrant sector, to share insights, advice and expertise from their leadership careers. This event will provide participants with the opportunity to meet and form valuable relationships with existing and emerging leaders in the Local Government space. Attendees will hear from leaders and experts, discuss some of the challenges and opportunities faced when leading in this unique sector, and walk away with essential skills to take the next step up in their careers.


  • Stepping up and leading effectively in Local Government
  • Developing influence and authenticity
  • Techniques to lead with confidence and courage through disruption and change
  • Honing your leadership skills to empower and engage your community

Key Featured Speakers:

  • Alex Walker Mayor Central Hawke’s Bay District Council
  • Lyn Riesterer Deputy Mayor Opotiki District Council
  • Kevin Lavery Chief Executive Wellington City Council
  • Charlotte Almond General Manager, Strategy Whanganui District Council
  • Jan Barnes Mayor Matamata-Piako District Council

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