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May Lunchtime Presentation

Camp Fire First Texas

Early Education Apprenticeship Program, the first in Texas, featuring:

Lyn Lucas, Senior Vice President Lauren Richard, President/CEO

Early Education Apprenticeship Program Camp Fire First Texas

Camp Fire First Texas

Lauren offered an introduction to Camp Fire First Texas, based in Fort Worth. Lynn informed the attendees about their Early Education Apprenticeship Program: why it is needed, how it can address pay gaps and the benefits it can provide for crucial early childhood educators. The program is the first of its kind in Texas. 

In addition, they told WPF members how we can help them by advocating to increase scholarship funds for apprenticeships and explore a coordinated state-wide early education apprenticeship model. See more information below. 

Camp Fire Presentation
How to Communicate to Senate
Additional Information
TWC State Plan Comment

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May News & Networking
Thursday, May 20
*Note date change
5:30 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Kathleen Culebro
Executive Artistic Director Amphibian Stage

Kathleen will share her experience with performing arts during COVID and what she hopes for the future of performing arts in Fort Worth. This meeting is virtual; there is no cost but please RSVP to receive the log-in link. To register, email 

2020 Emerging Issues Symposium
The Changing Face of Health Care:


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The 2020 Emerging Issues Symposium was held Friday, October 23 as a virtual event, with six distinguished speakers sharing their thoughts on "The Changing Face of Health Care", a timely topic.
Speakers included: 
Kayla Fair, DrPH, 
Assistant Professor, Public Health Education, School of Public Health, UNT Health Science Center
Dr. La Tasha Jarrett, Chief Medical Officer, North Texas Area Community Health Center
Beverly Powell, Texas State Senator
Dr. Susan Bailey, President, AMA
Carol Brown, CEO, Como Lions Heart
Diana Cervantes, DrPH, As
sistant Professor and Director, MPH Epidemiology Program, School of Public Health, UNT Health Science Center

Read more about the 2020 Emerging Issues Symposium
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