The spring 2017 statewide summit meeting will be held this Saturday, Feb 25th.



10:00 Invocation / Pledge of Allegiance

10:05 Opening Remarks

Thanks to sponsors

10:10 Engaging Millennials – Elliot Harding

11:00 Morning Break

11:10 CoLA Report – Carol Stopps

11:35 Victory stories:

Dale Swanson / Michael Hirsch – Defeated tax payer funded baseball stadium.

Nelson Valez – Norfolk TP – Got referendum to change appointment of school board to being elected.

12:00 Lunch and networking

12:15 – 12:30 Lunch speaker Craig Johnson on Avoiding the trap of self-censorship in your communication

1:30 More Victory Stories:

Diana Howard – Va. Beach TP – Got referendum on ballot to defeat light rail.

Ralph Carter – Chester Patriots TP – Meals tax defeat and Comprehensive Plan.

Mark Hile / Anita Hile – Dave Brat Victory – But wait, there’s more!

2:00 The Philosophy Behind the Republican Creed – Nick Freitas

2:50 Afternoon Break

3:00 Business Meeting – PRIVATE – for member organizations only