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A Conversation with Chief of Staff Ann O’Leary

2019 Speaker Series on California’s Future
February 27, 2019
11:45 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

Sheraton Grand Hotel
Camellia and Gardenia rooms
1230 J Street, lower level
Sacramento, CA 95814


About the Program

As new leadership begins shaping policy in Sacramento and national leaders engage in contentious debates, California faces substantial opportunities and challenges. Ann O’Leary, chief of staff to Governor Gavin Newsom, will join PPIC’s Mark Baldassare for a wide-ranging conversation about the most pressing issues that state leaders must address—now and in the future.


11:30 a.m. Registration begins

11:45 a.m. Lunch

12:00 p.m. Welcome
Steven A. Merksamer, senior partner, Nielsen Merksamer Parrinello Gross & Leoni LLP

12:05 p.m. Conversation
Ann O’Leary, chief of staff, Office of Governor Gavin Newsom
Mark Baldassare, president and CEO, PPIC

12:50 p.m. Audience Q&A

1:00 p.m. Adjourn



Steven Bliss
Media Contact
Kelly Holt
Event Contact


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