09.14.16 – Annual Meeting / Board Installation

Join us to celebrate NAWBO South Jersey’s accomplishments and partnerships and learn more about NAWBO’s VP of External Affairs, Joy Lutes and why your voice matters! Her enthusiasm for public policy is infectious!

We will also induct our new board and award our extraordinary chapter members at this annual meeting.

The meeting will include a three-course lunch.

Keynote Speaker, Joy Lutes

Joy Lutes is the Vice President of External Affairs for the National Association of Women Business Owners (NAWBO).

In this capacity, Joy works in close conjunction with the NAWBO National Board and staff to develop and pursue a public policy agenda for the organization in Washington, D.C. and state capitals across the country.  She also manages, maintains and advances relationships with elected officials and their staffs as well as peer organizations and members of the media on behalf of NAWBO and the National Board.

Joy has a strong aptitude in strategic planning and communications that comes from more than a decade of working with political campaigns, elected officials, corporations, non-profit organizations and trade associations.  She worked on political campaigns at the local, state and federal levels before spending several years on Capitol Hill in various communications capacities.

Joy also served as the Director of Public Relations for the Association of Independent Colleges and Universities of Ohio and a Communications Specialist for the Ohio Chamber of Commerce.  She is a graduate of Wheeling Jesuit University where she is a member of the Alumni Council.

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