GEN Shares Insights With Senator Patty Murray

On Feb. 20, 2019, GEN Executive Director Sara Sanford discussed gender equity in a meeting with U.S. Senator Patty Murray and other local leaders.

Murray convened the meeting to collect expert opinion on a number of topics, including intersectionality, caretaker leave, the negative effects of using salary history in pay negotiation, and flexible work policies. Murray listened actively and consistently focused on ways to convert input to action.

Also participating in the meeting were Felecia Caldwell, Laura Espriu, Leslie Feinzaig, Lydia Frank, Christy Johnson, Ruchika Tulshyan, and Marilyn Watkins.