Free parking will be available in the lots behind Wonder Bar.

Schedule will be updated as speakers and entertainment are added. Times are approximate.

8:15 am Sign-in begins.
Vendors providing breakfast for purchase:
Playa Bowls • Confections of a Rock Star
9:00 am OPENING PROGRAM
Performance by School Board President Angela Andersen and
The Hip Hop Orators
9:30 am HEALTHCARE
Maura Collinsgru – moderator
Christal McDonald, AARP
Christine Sadovy, Planned Parenthood
Assemblywoman Shavonda Sumter
10:15 am COMEDIAN: Julia Scotti
10:45 am SPEAKER: Former Lt. Governor Kim Guadagno
11:00 am EQUAL PAY
Mary Gatta – moderator
Senator Sandra Cunningham
Assemblywoman Joann Downey
Dena Mottola Jaborska, New Jersey Citizen Action
Senate Majority Leader Loretta Weinberg
NOON LUNCH
Food purchases available for $10 and under from these vendors:
At The Table • Cardinal • Chocolate Sage
Dani B • Juice Basin • Langosta Lounge
Medusa • Pasta Volo • Playa Bowls
12:45 pm MUSIC: Deseree Spinks (of Des And The Swagmatics) and Marguerite King (of Little Vicious)
1:00 pm AWARD HONOREES 
Asbury Park Women’s March Organizers
1:15 pm SEXUAL VIOLENCE
Patricia Teffenhart – moderator
Sarah Bear, NJCASA
Yanishka Jean-Pierre, Sexual Assault Prevention Coordinator
Kristen Wilson, NJCASA
2:00 pm SPEAKER: Former Assemblywoman Maria Rodriguez-Gregg
2:30 pm COMEDIAN: Ritu Chandra
2:45 pm AWARD HONOREE
Freeholder Ashley Bennett
3:00 pm LOSING FORWARD (How to Make a Loss a Win)
Maggie Moran – moderator
Mariel DiDato, Monmouth County Young Democrats
Sue Fulton, West Point graduate
Toni Zimmer, League of Women Voters
6:00 pm ZERO WEEKS – Film Screening and Discussion
America’s family leave crisis and the cost of doing nothing.
The Asbury Park Women’s Convention is excited to co-host Zero Weeks with the NJ Time to Care Coalition. The convention ends at 4:00pm so you can grab a bite then walk over to The Asbury to check out the film.
This event is free however seating is limited so register here today!