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Monday, March 7 • 2:30pm - 3:15pm
A State and a Local Organization Merge: Perspectives from Two Effective Leaders

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The merge of Washington Bikes and Cascade Bicycle Club was finalized in early December, 2015. With the support of both Boards of Directors, members, and the community, the merger represents the ambitions of both organizations to enhance and increase the reach and effectiveness of bike advocacy and education in a state that is already #1 in the U.S. for bicycling. Hear first-hand account of the merge, its challenges and triumphs, and what it took to make it happen.

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Barb Chamberlain

Chief Strategic Officer, Cascade Bicycle Club and Washington Bikes
Getting women riding: womenbikeblogs.comCreating an equitable and welcoming bike world: http://wabikes.org/2014/06/02/personal-privilege-biking-it-takes-more-than-a-bike-lane-to-start-riding/

Steve Durrant

Alta Planning + Design

Catherine Hennings

Cascade Bicycle Club

Monday March 7, 2016 2:30pm - 3:15pm EST
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