Ashton Walls Communications Boot Camp 2019

Women’s Communications Boot Camp

The American Farm Bureau Women’s Leadership Committee will host Women’s Communications Boot Camp in Washington, D.C., Nov. 2-5, 2021.

To date, 210 women have graduated from this intensive training that is open to all female members interested in building skills needed to communicate about agriculture and for Farm Bureau. Participants will receive training on advocacy, public speaking, communicating with elected officials, social media strategy, targeted messaging and working with the media.

The deadline for submitting applications is Aug. 19, 2021, at 11:59 p.m. ET. Applications must be submitted electronically. Applicants will be notified of their application status by email on or before Sept. 17. Selected applicants must remit a $300 registration fee to offset materials, equipment and group meal costs.

Questions about the program or the application should be directed to Melinda Witten, [email protected].

Learn more about these Ohioans’ experiences as past participants:

Danielle Burch

Lisa Kahlig

Ashton Walls

Photo caption: Ashton Walls, from Knox County, is pictured front row, second from left. She was a participant in 2019.