Your registration for Convention 2017 has been received. Thank you!

The Ramada Convention Center Downtown is offering a special room rate of $99 per night — but you must book by March 29 to secure this rate and mention the LWVK Convention. Don’t get caught without a room by waiting until the last minute; rooms may sell out before that date!

Ramada Convention Center Downtown Topeka
420 SE 6th St Topeka, KS 66607
800-432-2424
www.topekaramada.com

If paying by check, please make checks payable to “League of Women Voters” and mail to the following address:
LWV Kansas
Attn: Convention Registration
515 S. Kansas Ave., Suite C
Topeka, KS 66604

We look forward to seeing you on April 29!


Featured Speakers

photo of Tiffany Anderson Superintendent of Topeka schools Tiffany Anderson, PhD, is an advocate for children of poverty and color in public schools. In 2014, she earned national recognition from Education Week as one of “16 Leaders to Learn From.”
photo of Bob Eye Attorney Bob Eye serves on the board of directors for ACLU of Kansas as well as the Nuclear Information and Resource Service in Washington, D.C. He will talk about civil rights cases, specifically voting rights.
photo of Kim Lauth The LWVK liaison to LWVUS, Kim Lauth has more than 25 years of experience in nonprofit management and fundraising. She will speak on strategic planning and the work of the League in these times.

Business of Convention
This is the first call to Convention 2017 as required by the LWVK bylaws. Article VII defines the composition and business of the convention. Our bylaws direct us to conduct the following:

  • Elect officers, directors, and three members of the nominating committee for the 2017-2019 biennium
  • Adopt a budget for the 2017-2018 fiscal year
  • Approve 2015-2017 proposed position
  • Adopt program for 2017-2019
  • Adopt amendments to the bylaws as needed