Women Leading Locally targets ‘voters looking for women’s names on ballots’ in 2024 local elections

Women Leading Locally targets ‘voters looking for women’s names on ballots’ in 2024 local elections

Article by Katherine Smyrk After the federal election led to a record number of women elevated to positions of power, Licia Heath is hoping to see an impact on a local level. Key points: Wangaratta was identified as one of 30 areas that had low numbers of women in local government A fellowship is being…

Radio: 2BS Live & Local. Licia Heath, WFE CEO with Jac Underwood

Radio: 2BS Live & Local. Licia Heath, WFE CEO with Jac Underwood

Licia Heath, CEO of Women for Election spoke with Jac Underwood on Live & Local, 12 – 4 pm Weekdays, about the launch of powerlikeyouveneverseen.org. Listen to their discussion now: https://wfe.org.au/wp-content/uploads/2022/02/LiciaHeath-LIVEANDLOCAL-1.mp4 Watch the POWER LIKE YOU’VE NEVER SEEN video here… Listen to more radio interviews in our media section. Share this radio:

Why running for office was one of the most positive experiences of Licia Heath’s life

Why running for office was one of the most positive experiences of Licia Heath’s life

Originally published on Money Magazine on Friday 17 September 2021   Licia Heath is passionate about encouraging more women to participate in politics. As CEO of WOMEN FOR ELECTION, a non-partisan group committed to increasing the number of women in public office, she works inspire and equip them with the skills to run. Heath has…

Less than one third of Councillors in NSW are women. The opportunity for women to stand for election is here.

Less than one third of Councillors in NSW are women. The opportunity for women to stand for election is here.

Originally published on Women’s Agenda on Tuesday 25 May 2021 High on the first page of the Federal Women’s Budget, a crucial statement reads: “Women in visible positions of leadership are vital as role models to bring about cultural change, and to ensure respect for women in the workplace.” After three weeks touring regional NSW…