2018 Policy Institute & Legislative Day – Agenda


(Attendees encouraged to schedule visits with your legislators in the morning before the formal program and later in the afternoon after the program concludes. Better to schedule appointments in advanced.) 

  • 10:15 AM:  Registration
  • 11:15 AM:  Welcome Remarks & Recognition of Special Guests
  • 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM:  Inaugural Meeting of the WV Impact Commission    –    The WV Impact Commission serves as a collaborative platform for nonprofit, philanthropy, and state government leaders to build cross-sector partnerships.  This will include education on issues for WVNPA and Philanthropy WV members, forging of new partnerships with Government leaders, and development of strategies that will advance opportunities for WV communities and citizens.  The Impact Commission participants include:
    • Governor Jim Justice or his representative (representative confirmed attending)
    • WV Secretary of State Mac Warner (confirmed attending)
    • WV State Treasurer John Perdue (confirmed attending)
    • WV Senate Leadership (invited)
    • WV House Leadership (invited)
  • 12:30 to 12:45 PM:  Brief Break for Lunch (Box Lunches are included with your registration)
  • 12:45 to 1:20 PM:  Working Lunch with Legislative Session Updates
  • 1:30 to 2:30 PM:  Legislative Leadership Remarks – Invited Speakers:
    • Senate Majority Leader Ryan Ferns (confirmed attending)
    • Senate Minority Leader Roman Preziosos (attendance tentative)
    • WV House Speaker Tim Armstead (invited)
    • House Minority Leader Tim Miley (invited)
    • WV Neighborhood Investment Program Staff
  • 2:30 PM:  Attendees begin Legislative Visits & Formal Program Concludes