• 2019 Legislative Trip to Austin

    Leadership Southwest in collaboration with the Best Southwest Partnership invite you to participate in legislative efforts. We are excited to represent 12 cities, many chambers, school districts, businesses, entities and leaders that have a mission to be a thriving region for future generations.  The information and education provided to the legislators will be critical to the decisions they make on policy that affects our region.

    MISSION:

    ¨ Provide members of the Texas Legislature with info needed to make the best decisions for their constituents

    ¨ Educate and involve business leaders, emerging leaders and citizens regarding the priorities that affect our area

    DAY AT THE CAPITOL SPONSOR PARTICIPATION LEVELS:

    Advocate Sponsor_______________________________________________________________________________________ $750

    Premier seating for two on bus and at luncheon, breakfast and lunch for two, invitation to Legislative Reception, company logo on materials including program, public policy guide, sponsor board, event promotional material and website.

    Supporter Sponsor______________________________________________________________________________________ $500

    Reserved seating for one on bus and at luncheon, breakfast and lunch for one, invitation to Legislative Reception, company name on materials including program, public policy guide, sponsor board, event promotional material and website

    Ride Along (General) ____________________$  75                  Ride Along (BSW/LSW Member) __________________ $ 50

    Open Seating for one person on bus, at luncheon and reception.  All meals included.

    Meet up with group in Austin (need lunch and attending reception?) _________________________________________ $ 25

      Any members of the 2018 Class and 2019 Class of Leadership Southwest - Your fee is covered by your tuition, but still need to register!

    Register NOW!

    TENTATIVE AGENDA:

    5:30 am              Depart Best Southwest Region                          

    9:00 am              Arrive in Austin – Bus Drop Off / Visitor Parking at San Jacinto & 13th St

    10:00 am            Acknowledgement from the Texas House Floor

    11:00 am            Acknowledgement from the Texas Senate Floor

    11:30 am            Photo Opportunity

    12:00 pm            LSW / BSW Lunch

    1:00 pm              Rookie Track: Designed for those not familiar with legislative process and/or first time visitors.

                               Advanced Track: Designed for those that want to be briefed on policy and legislation that pertains to BSW Area.

    4:00 pm              Legislative Reception

    6:00 pm              Return to Best Southwest Region

    Contact Amanda Skinner for more info at admin@leadershipsw.org