The Women’s Foundation and the Women’s Employment Network today announced their support for a local ordinance to combat the gender pay gap by banning employers from asking about a job applicant’s salary history.
Kaitlyn has been appointed to the Kansas City Brownfields Commission.
KANSAS CITY – May is Mental Health Month and the Women’s Foundation is lending its support to pending legislation (SB 204) that would make it easier for psychologists to practice in Missouri. Senate Bill 204, sponsored by Missouri state Sen. Jeanie Riddle, would allow a psychologist licensed in a state that has signed the Association of State and Provincial Psychology Board’s reciprocity agreement to be eligible for a license in Missouri.
Erika has been appointed to the Environmental Management Commission.
KANSAS CITY – The Women’s Foundation is encouraging Missourians to take advantage of new laws that make it easier and less expensive for veterans, women entrepreneurs and others to obtain a professional license in Missouri.
KANSAS CITY – The Women’s Foundation made the following statement regarding findings that Missouri House Assistant Minority Leader Daron McGee sexually harassed and retaliated against an employee.
Vicki Schmidt is a former member of the Kansas Senate, representing the 20th District, from 2005 to 2019. She was recently elected Kansas Insurance Commissioner in 2018. She spoke to the Women’s Foundation about her background as a public servant, the challenges she has faced, and why she hopes even more women get involved in their communities.
KANSAS CITY – The Women’s Foundation announced today that businesswoman and philanthropist Cindy McCain will headline the organization’s “We Work for Change” Annual Event, presented by Bank of America, on Tuesday, September 24, 2019 – focusing on the power of women to make positive change through civic engagement and public service.
Torrey was appointed to the Liquor Control Board of Kansas City which deals with appeals and complaints regarding alcohol-related industries.
Jennifer Dancer has been appointed to the Kansas City Trusts Board of Trustees.