Second Annual

Asian Pacific Islander Organization & Women in NRCS

2016 Joint National Leadership Meeting


Thank you to everyone who was able to join us at the second Annual Asian Pacific Islander Organization (APIO) and Women in NRCS (WIN) Joint National Leadership Meeting!  ​


"Leaders in Conservation - Fostering Partnerships while Strengthening Civil Rights"




National Leadership Meeting Schedule


August 4th - Arrival, Registration for Leadership Meeting Registrants & Evening Reception

August 5th - General Sessions and Workshops, Leadership Luncheon Panel

August 6th - Mentoring Breakfast, General Sessions and Workshops, Banquet


Vendors, poster viewing, and a silent auction to benefit the APIO and WIN scholarship funds








Registration Costs


Payments can be made by check payable to APIO or debit/credit card via PayPal.

Please note: service charges will apply to payments made through PayPal.


  • Full registration (includes all events: Thursday evening welcome reception; Friday continental breakfast; Friday luncheon; Saturday mentoring breakfast; Saturday evening banquet; and all breaks, sessions, and workshops)

    • Full Registration: $300 ($309 PayPal)


  • Single day registration (sessions, breaks, and meals for that day – see above)

    • Friday only: $175 ($180.38 PayPal)

    • Saturday only: $175 (180.38 PayPal)



National Leadership Meeting Cancellation Policy:  Cancellation by July 7th, 2016 will be refunded at 75%.  Cancellations made after July 7th , 2016 will not be refunded, but substitutions will be allowed.  













Questions? Please contact:


Yuri Plowden,

Katrina Thompson,


Discounted Hotel Rate Room block for participants held until July 13th, 2016.  Use link below to make your reservation.  It is listed as the Asian Pacific Islander Annual training, $92/night not including taxes and fees. Parking and in-room wifi are FREE for participants.  Do not sign up for those, as they are included if you use this website:   



















Hilton St. Louis Airport

10330 Natural Bridge Road

Saint Louis, Missouri 63134

Phone: (314) 426-5500







Checks made payable to: APIO


Asian Pacific Islander Organization

PO Box 6054

Olympia, WA 98507

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