FMA ANNOUNCES DELEGATE ELEANOR HOLMES NORTON AS KEYNOTE SPEAKER - FEBRUARY 27, 2013
the Federal Managers Association's 75th annual National Convention and
Management Training Seminar, U.S. House of Representatives Delegate Eleanor
Holmes Norton (D-D.C.) will provide a keynote address on Monday, March 4, at
Delegate Norton just began her
twelfth term in the House of Representatives, where she serves as the Ranking
Member of the House Subcommittee on Economic Development. Additionally, she has a
seat on the Oversight and Government Reform, and the Transportation and
Prior to her time in the
House, then-President James Carter appointed Ms.Norton as the first woman to
chair the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission. Additonally, she was a
tenured law professor at Georgetown Law School, and served as an assistant
legal director to the American Civli Liberties Union. During her time as an
attorney, she fought for the freedom of speech and strongly defended the First
Amendment. A native Washingtonian, she received a B.A. from Antioch College in
1960, and an M.A. and LL.B. from Yale University in 1963 and 1964.
FMA National President
Patricia Niehaus commented, "We are truly pleased to have Ms. Norton
address FMA members on the relationship between federal managers and elected
officials. Ms. Norton is a consistent supporter of the federal workforce,
and it means a lot to hear from her during this stressful time."
information on FMA's 75th annual National Convention and Management Training
Seminar, please visit: www.fedmanagers.org.
Who: U.S. House of Representatives Delegate
Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-D.C.)
What: Keynote Address - FMA's
75th annual National Convention
Where: State Room, Mayflower Hotel Washington, D.C.