by Lowman S. Henry | January 28, 2019

(Harrisburg, PA) – Kay Coles James, President of the Heritage Foundation will be a featured speaker at the 2019 Pennsylvania Leadership Conference.   The 30th anniversary PLC will be held April 5-6, 2019 at the Radisson Penn Harris Convention Center in Camp Hill (Harrisburg), PA.

Best-selling author Kimberly Strassel of the Wall Street Journal will be the featured dinner speaker. Jimmy Kemp for the Jack Kemp Foundation; and Mark Janus, Plaintiff in the landmark U.S. Supreme Court Janus v AFSCME decision, will also address the conference.  Additional speakers and panel topics will announced over the coming weeks.

The Pennsylvania Leadership Conference is the premiere gathering of public policy conservatives each year in the Keystone State.  It is the largest and longest-running of the state-based conservative conferences regularly attracting a long list of conservative elected officials, scholars, journalists and activists for two days of speeches, panel presentations, workshops and networking.

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Kay Coles James has an extensive background in crafting public policy and leading in nearly every sector of America’s economy. She has worked at the local, state, and federal levels of government under the administrations of former U.S. President George H. W. Bush, former Virginia Governor George Allen, and former U.S. President George W. Bush. She has also served dozens of organizations in the corporate, and nonprofit arenas at the executive leadership and board levels.

Today, Mrs. James is the President of The Heritage Foundation, America’s premier conservative think tank. The Heritage Foundation is dedicated to formulating and promoting conservative public policies based on the principles of free enterprise, limited government, individual freedom, traditional American values, and a strong national defense. Mrs. James has also been a trustee of The Heritage Foundation for 12 years.

Mrs. James is also the founder of The Gloucester Institute, an organization committed to providing young leaders an intellectually safe environment where ideas can be discussed and transformed into practical solutions that produce results.

Most importantly, Kay Coles James is the wife of Charles James, Sr. and the proud mother of three grown children and five grandchildren.

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