Michelle Quist Mumford: Having women in leadership roles matters

Provo has never had a female mayor. Ever. It’s not the only city in Utah that hasn’t had a female mayor, but it is the largest. Women account for 50 percent of Utah’s population. Women do not account for 50 percent of Utah’s leaders.

 

Earlier this week the Women Lawyers of Utah held an annual event called “Banter with the Bench” where women lawyers participated in small group discussions with female judges. Women are horribly underrepresented on Utah’s bench.

More information: http://www.sltrib.com/opinion/commentary/2017/10/11/michelle-quist-mumford-binders-full-of-women/

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