All In Together 5 Year Anniversary Gala hosted by CNN Chief Political Correspondent Dana Bash
All In Together hosted it’s 5 Year Anniversary Gala, on October 23, at Newsuem in Washington DC.
The gala honored exceptional women leading change at the highest levels in their communities, companies, industries, and beyond. Lawmakers on both sides of the aisle gathered to celebrate AIT’s accomplishments over the past five years. The event celebrates women’s civic leadership in America, and honored eight cohorts from each of their GCLI Regional Summits including: Dallas, TX, St. Paul, MN, Cincinnati, OH, and Phoenix, AZ.
CNN chief political correspondent Dana Bash emceed the gala, and Sens. Deb Fischer (R-Neb.) and Tina Smith (D-Minn.) spoke as senatorial co-chairwomen of the event. Reps. Barbara Lee (D-Calif) and Stephanie Murphy (D-Fla.) participated in a panel discussion with Dana Bash.
The 2019 All in Together Emerging Leader honorees were:
- Foxye Jackson — Dallas Cohort
- Jameelah Martinez — Dallas Cohort
- Tara French — Cincinnati Cohort
- Holly Hankinson — Cincinnati Cohort
- Elisabeth Samson Lee — Twin Cities Cohort
- Maria Padilla — Minneapolis
- Audrey Jenkins — Phoenix Cohort
- Malaun Rice — Phoenix Cohort
VIPS in attendance included: Dana Bash — CNN Chief Political Correspondent, and Gala Host; Senator Deb Fischer (R-NE) — Senatorial Co-Chair; Senator Tina Smith (D-MN) — Senatorial Co-Chair; Rep. Jaime Herrera Beutler (R-WA) — Congressional Co-Chair; Rep. Kay Granger (R-TX) — Congressional Co-Chair; Rep. Barbara Lee (D-CA) — Congressional Co-Chair; Rep. Ayanna Pressley (D-MA) Congressional Co-Chair; Lauren Leader — Co-Founder and CEO of All In Together; Edda Collins Coleman — Co-Founder and former Chief Public Affairs Officer of All In Together; and Courtney Emerson — Co-Founder and former Chief Operating Officer of All In Together.