Host: Alejandra Y. Castillo, CEO of YWCA USA
Guests: Michelle de la Isla, Mayor of Topeka
Spotlight On: Kathleen Marker, CEO of YWCA Northeast Kansas
On this episode of “Organize Your Butterflies,” take a trip to America’s heartland with this week’s guest, Mayor of Topeka, Michelle de la Isla. In conversation with YWCA USA CEO Alejandra Y. Castillo, the two cover topics such as the importance of rural communities, civic engagement at the local level, and the Mayor’s campaign to represent the 2nd Congressional District in the U.S. House of Representatives.
This week’s spotlight is on YWCA Northeast Kansas where they are led by CEO Kathleen Marker and are working to change the way that survivors of gender-based violence access care in their community.