Sara Hernandez to speak on a panel at 2016 Elect to Run Program

Having doubts that you can succeed in running for office? Get the facts!


California Women Lawyers’ National Award Winning

2016 Elect to Run Program


Featuring Keynote Speakers:

  • Betty T. Yee, California State Controller
  • Commissioner Ann M. Ravel, Federal Elections Commission


Find out what it takes to run for office from candidates, elected officials, and representatives from supporting organizations including: 

  • Joyce Dudley, Santa Barbara County District Attorney
  • Laura Friedman, Candidate Assembly District 43;
  • Lindsay Bubar, Southern California Director of Emerge CA;
  • Brian Ross Adams, Trusted Messenger Marketing; and
  • Sara Hernandez, Executive Director of Coro Southern California

Panel Moderators: 

  • Ellie Altshuler, Nixon Peabody, LLP
  • Mary Hughes, Co-Founder & President, Close the Gap 
  • Ann Ravel, Federal Elections Commission

…and a Special Q&A Session with:

Senator Kevin de León, President pro Tempore 

A Man’s Perspective on Why We Need More Women in Office

Friday, September 9, 2016

1:30 PM Registration

2:00-5:15 PM Program

5:30-7:00 PM Reception


Nixon Peabody LLP

300 S. Grand Ave, Ste. 4100 

Los Angeles, CA