Tuesday, February 24
Capitol East & West Alcoves - 3rd Floor – Jefferson City, MO
Please plan to join us for MSHA’s Annual Legislative Day on Tuesday, February 24, 2015 at the Capitol East & West Alcoves on the 3rd floor in Jefferson City, Missouri.
To prepare for Legislative Day, MSHA will provide a free webinar on Tuesday, February 10, 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm to review the legislative process, learn how to speak with your legislator and current issues of concern. We will be offering .10 CEU for this event as well. Register for the webinar by noon on Monday, February 9.
Legislative Day, Tuesday, February 24, 2015
This event will offer .20 CEUs
||Check-in at the MSHA Booth located on the 3rd Floor East Alcove of the Senate Building. Pick up your Legislative Day button. (Morning floor session for legislators begins at 10:00 am)
||Diane Golden will provide additional information to further enhance your face-to-face visit. You are strongly encouraged to make prior arrangements with your particular legislator or his/her aides for the best time to visit. You may quietly visit the House and Senate sessions or visit your legislators at this time.
||Pizza lunch provided – Location will be in the Senate & House Alcoves, off of the 3rd floor of the Rotunda. Group picture will be taken.
|| Further discussion and Q&A session of the morning’s activities. Continue to meet with individual legislators as available to discuss
current issues and promote the profession.
||Break down information tables and wrap-up.
For further information, please contact MSHA Vice President for Legislative Affairs, Kim Stewart at firstname.lastname@example.org or you may contact the MSHA Central Office by phone at 888-729-6742 or by email at email@example.com.
Click here to register for either the Legislative Webinar or Legislative Day.
Webinar registrations must be received by noon on Monday, February 9. Legislative Day registrations must be received by 3:00 pm Tuesday, February 17, for an accurate lunch count.
Webinar - At the end of the webinar, participants will be able to explain two benefits of grassroots advocacy, describe three strategies for grassroots involvement and list three current issues impacting our state.
Legislative Day - At the end of legislative day, participants will be able to name two elected officials who may support our organizational causes, list two legislative issues supported by MSHA and provide two strategies for communicating with legislators.
This course is offered for up to .3 ASHA CEUs (Intermediate level, Related area)
Kim Stewart, MS, CCC-SLP is a MSHA Board Member and has no financial or non-financial relationships to disclose.
Jane Webb, MS, CCC-SLP is a MSHA Board Member and has no financial or non-financial relationships to disclose.
Jayanti Ray, PhD, CCC-SLP is a MSHA Board Member and has no financial or non-financial relationships to disclose.
Diane Golden, PhD, is a Policy Coordinator for Mo-Case and receives a salary as such. She is a MSHA member and has no other financial or non-financial relationships to disclose.