Jeri Kehn Thompson '88 to Speak at California's 'Women's Conference'

Jeri Kehn Thompson '88 to Speak at California's 'Women's Conference'

October 15, 2007

Jeri Kehn Thompson 7.jpgOctober 15, 2007, Greencastle, Ind. - Jeri Kehn Thompson, a 1988 graduate of DePauw University, will appear with the wives of several other presidential candidates at October 23's "The Women's Conference." The sold out event, hosted by California Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger and First Lady Maria Shriver, will take place at the Long Beach Convention Center. Shriver will moderate a session featuring Thompson, Elizabeth Edwards, Cindy Hensley McCain, Michelle Obama and Ann Romney.

The Women's Conference is billed as the "largest one-day conference for women in the nation." Other sessions will feature a range of individuals, including Tony Blair, New York Times columnist Thomas Friedman, Queen Rania of Jordan, Diane von Furstenburg, Kirstie Alley, Jamie Lee Curtis and Joan Baez.

Read more at the Web site of ABC affiliate KABC-TV or at the Women's Conference's official site.

Jeri Thompson is the subject of a feature article in the October 15 issue of People magazine. Learn more in this story.