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New Leaders Council

NLC Florida Day at the Capitol

New Leaders Council Tallahassee Presents

NLC Florida Day at the Capitol

The New Leaders Council Tallahassee Chapter invites you to join us February 21st for a reception and educational sessions and February 22nd to engage with legislators on issues that matter to Floridians.



Host: New Leaders Council Tallahassee
What: NLC Florida Day at the Capitol
When: February 21-22, 2017
Who: All NLC Fellows, Alumni, and friends of NLC
Program Fee: $25, NLC Fellows and Alumni, including reception & luncheon;
$35 non-NLC attendees, including reception & luncheon;
$35 On-site registration, including reception & luncheon;
$10 Reception fee for gift ban eligible;
$5 Luncheon fee for gift ban eligible
Reception and Luncheon fees are for attendees that are prohibited from receiving gifts by individuals (see Florida Statute 112.3148)
Accommodations: Holiday Inn and Suites
2725 Graves Road 
Tallahassee, FL 32303
(850) 536-2000
Call to reserve under "Lobby Days" group rate of $129 per night.




Tuesday, February 21, 2017


3:00pm                      Optional Tour of the Florida Governor’s Mansion

                                   700 N Adams St, Tallahassee, FL 32303

 5:30pm to 7:00pm     Legislative Reception, Governors Club

                                    202 S Adams St, Tallahassee, FL 32301

                                    Business Attire



Wednesday, February 22, 2017


8:00am                          Breakfast

                                      22nd Floor of the Florida Capitol

 8:20am to 8:50am        The 2016 Florida Turnout Model

                                      Kevin Cate, CATECOMM

 9:00am to 9:30am        Tour of the Florida Senate

                                      Leader Oscar Braynon and Senator Jose Javier Rodriguez

                                      4th Floor of the Florida Capitol

 11:15am to 12:00pm    Boxed Lunches Available

                                      22nd Floor of the Florida Capitol

 12:15pm to 12:45pm    Conversation with Congresswoman Gwen Graham

 1:00pm to 1:45pm        State Politics, Local Impact Panel

                                      Leon County Commissioner Nick Maddox

                                      City of Hawthorne Mayor Matt Surrency

                                      Representative Alan Williams

 1:45pm to 2:30pm        Innovation Panel

                                      Taylor Beihl, Capital Alliance Group

                                      Cesar Fernandez, Uber

                                      Cesar Hernandez, Tampa Innovation Alliance

                                      Dr. Jeffrey Sharkey, Capital Alliance Group

 2:30pm                         Wrap-up

 3:00pm                         Tour of the Florida House

                                      Representative Shev Jones

New Leaders Council (NLC) is a 501(c)(3) that works to recruit, train and promote the progressive political entrepreneurs of tomorrow — trendsetters, elected officials and civically-engaged leaders in business and industry who will shape the future landscape.

Your support provides the funds needed to execute unparalleled training that prepares young leaders to seek new approaches to the complex challenges facing our community. We thank you for your support.

If you have any questions or would like more information about Capitol Days, please contact Samantha Sexton at

February 21, 2017 at 12pm - February 22, 2017
Tallahassee, Florida

Will you come?

$35.00 Full 2-day event attendance for non-NLC attendees

$25.00 Full 2-day event attendance for NLC Fellows and Alumni

$10.00 Reception fee for gift ban eligible attendees

$5.00 Luncheon fee for gift ban eligible attendees

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