Taking place biennially during odd-numbered years, Convention is a weekend-long statewide conference for all Florida League members during which important organizational decisions are discussed. Delegates representing their local Leagues vote on important League business, including budgets, by-laws, state Board elections, and policy priorities.
Council of Leaders
Held biennially during even-numbered years, Council of Leaders is a weekend-long League conference for local League leaders from all across Florida. Participants have the opportunity to receive leadership training from state Board members, local elected officials and leadership experts, as well as approve the budget for the coming fiscal year. Local League Board members are encouraged to attend Council in order to keep current with organizational changes in the state League, participate in key decision-making for the coming year, hone their leadership skills in workshops, and stay in touch with other local League leaders.
LWVF's most recent Council of Leaders took place on April 11, 2014 in Tallahassee, Florida. Please stay tuned for the final minutes to be posted soon.
To read the minutes from the 2012 Council of Leaders, which was held in Tampa, Florida on May 12, 2012, please click here.
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