NAWBO-SA’s programs have been created with you in mind, the woman business owner seeking like-minded professional women in business.
Thursday, September 24, 2020
11:30am - 1:00pm
How To Be An Advocate, Not a Casualty
Why advocacy is so important, especially during uncertain times.
What is Congress up to and what to expect this coming Legislative session in Texas.
How to put a face on small business and lead the narrative instead of being a victim of it.
State Director NFIB
Annie Spilman joined the Texas office of the National Federation of Independent Business (NFIB) in July 2014 and heads up the organization’s public policy and political programs throughout the state.
Spilman has 20 years of legislative experience, both inside and outside the Texas Capitol. She brings valuable experience in government relations, grassroots organizing, fundraising and direct lobbying to the NFIB/Texas team.
Previously, she worked at IIAT as the governmental affairs manager, where she ran the IIAT political action committee, IMPACT, and shared responsibility in lobbying the Texas Legislature on issues important to independent agents in Texas.
Spilman began her political career in 2000 as a legislative staffer in the Texas House of Representatives and left in 2006 to begin her lobbying career with attorney Steve Bresnen. Throughout the years, she has also found time to work on political campaigns in the state.
She’s a proud Texas woman who has a passion for helping others find a voice and protecting small business in Texas. Spilman is a graduate of Texas State University.
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