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TOMORROW: EPA Administrator to Speak at Women’s History Month Event Hosted by Congressman John Lewis

Release Date: 03/16/2012
Contact Information: James Pinkney, (404) 562-9183, pinkney.james@epa.gov

Atlanta, GA -- U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Administrator and Obama cabinet member Lisa P. Jackson will travel to Atlanta on Saturday to join Congressman John Lewis and a panel of prominent women leaders for a conversation on leadership and public service. Administrator Jackson will discuss the history of women's leadership in the environmental movement and why a clean and healthy environment is vital for American women and their children.

This event is open to press. Media wishing to attend should RSVP to press@epa.gov.

WHAT: Shattering the Glass Ceiling: Women and Leadership Discussion

WHO: Lisa P. Jackson, Administrator, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
Congressman John Lewis

      Laura Turner Seydel, Philanthropist and Activist
      Shirley Franklin, Former Mayor, City of Atlanta
      State Representative Stacey Abrams, House Minority Leader

WHEN: Saturday, March 17, 11:30 am EST

WHERE: The Loudermilk Center Ballroom
      40 Courtland Street NE
      Atlanta, GA 30303