Tennessee Federation of Democratic Women Convention

Mickey Klenz - past DWSC President Virgie Banks - current President

On the weekend of April 20-21 members of the Democratic Women of Shelby County attended the Tennessee Federation of Democratic Women Convention in Jackson, TN.

The event was attended by Democratic Women from all over the state, coming together to help further the message and call of the Democratic Party.

Convention Keynote Speaker Senator Beverly Marrero

The event featured State Senator Beverly Marerro of Shelby County as the keynote speaker.

Senator Marerro spoke to the attendees about the state of women’s issues in the state and around the nation including the War on Women here in Tennessee and the current legislative battle for the reauthorization of the Violence Against Women Act.

Myra Stiles, winner of the prestigiousTennessee Federation of Democratic Women Brightest Star Award with the Shelby County Delegation including Senator Beverly Marrrero


Myra Styles, former President of Tennessee Federation of Democratic Women and Democratic Women of Shelby County received two statewide awards for her service to the Democratic community: The Parade of Starts award and the prestigious Brightest Star Award . The Brightest Star Award is the highest honor given by the statewide organization.

Congratulations to Myra Styles..

Mickey Klenz addressing the state convention

If you are interested in getting involved with the Tennessee Federation of Democratic Women or the Democratic Women of Shelby County Contact:

Virige Banks at vatbanks@comcast.net
or
Barbara Williams at rnbwilliams@earthlink.net

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