Red Lion Hotel Registration Information

82nd Annual NAACP State Convention

 October 3 - 6, 2019  

Red Lion Hotel San Angelo

441 Rio Concho Drive

San Angelo, TX 76903
 

Call 325-658-2828 for reservations and ask for the NAACP Group Rate or click here: reservations

 (code for the block is 20191002)
 

ROOM TYPES  

King $69.00  Double $69.00  Triple $69.00  Quad $69.00
 

ALL RESERVATIONS MUST BE MADE BY  09/20/2019 TO RECEIVE THE DISCOUNTED RATES.

 

Complimentary breakfast is included with all rates.
Hotel room rates do not include applicable state and local taxes or fees.

 

SPRINGHILL SUITES

SHUTTLE SERVICE

SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

~ADULT PROGRAM~

 THURSDAY, OCTOBER 3, 2019 
10:00 AM – 6:00 PM                                
Ballrooms D & E                                     
Red Lion Hotel                                       
                        
                                                              

 

 

 

12:00 PM - 5:00PM                                

McNease Convention Center
501 Rio Concho Dr.

12:00 PM – 5:00 PM                              
McNease Convention Center
501 Rio Concho Dr.

 


11:00 AM - 3:00 PM                               
Ballroom A & B
Red Lion Hotel
441 Rio Concho Dr.
                                                            

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

2:00 PM – 3:15 PM                           

Ballroom C
Red Lion Hotel
441 Rio Concho Dr.
                                                   

 

 

3:30 PM – 5:00 PM                        

Red Lion Hotel
Ballroom A.
441 Rio Concho Dr.

                           

 

5:00 PM - 7:00 PM                      
Red Lion Hotel
Ballroom B
441 Rio Concho Dr.

                                  


7:00 PM – 11:00PM                   
The Stables at Ft. Concho
210 Henry O. Flipper St.
                        

Financial Freedom Summit
Presiding:
Dr. Brian Rowland, NAACP Economic Development, Co-Chair
Karen Loehman, Branch Manager
Larry Zapata, Mortgage Consultant
Daniel Ruiz, Business Advocate

 

VENDORS SET-UP
 

 

 

 

CONVENTION REGISTRATION


 

 

 

Ministers' Roundtable Luncheon

Presiding:

Carol Moore, TX State NAACP Health Chair

Ann Boney, TX State NAACP Religious Affairs Co-Chair

 

Speakers:

Reverend Vincent T. Parker, Pastor Golden Gate Missionary Baptist Church

Presentation of the Rev. Nehemiah Davis 3rd Annual Civil Rights and Health Care Advocacy Award

Mrs. Dorothy Davis

                                                         

Awardee:

Reverend Vincent T. Parker
Golden Gate Missionary Baptist Church

Dallas, Texas

 

Legal Redress I

Presiding:

Dr. Peaches Henry, President, Waco Branch

Gary Bledsoe, Texas State President and National Board Member

Victor Goode, Interim NAACP National Director of Education

Joseph Cooper, CEO Justice for Me

 

"Raise Hell: The Life & Times of Molly Ivins"

Movie: The life and work of Molly Ivins, a political journalist from Texas, best-selling author, and Bill of Rights warrior.

 

 

 

State Officers' Team Building

Facilitators:

Dr. Oliver Lankford

Dr. Keisha Lankford

 

 

Welcome Reception

Hosted by San Angelo Branch

Sponsored by the San Angelo Convention and Visitors Bureau

 FRIDAY, OCTOBER 04, 2019 
8:00 AM – 5:00 PM 
McNease Convention Center

Lobby
501 Rio Concho Dr.

8:00 AM – 5:00 PM 
McNease Convention Center
501 Rio Concho Dr.


 

8:30 AM – 10:00 AM 
McNease Convention Center
North Meeting Room A
501 Rio Concho Dr.

9:00 AM – 5:00 PM 
McNease Convention Center  Lobby
501 Rio Concho Dr.

 

10:00 AM - 2:00 PM 
Ministerial Alliance Campus
1100 Martin Luther King Dr.
San Angelo, Texas 76903

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

10:15 AM -11:30 AM 
McNease Convention Center
North Meeting Room A
501 Rio Concho Dr.

10:15 AM -11:30 AM 
McNease Convention Center
North Meeting Room C 
501 Rio Concho Dr.

10:15 AM – 11:30 AM 
McNease Convention Center
North Meeting Room B
501 Rio Concho Dr.

 

12:15 PM - 1:30 PM

McNease Convention Center

Ballroom

501 Rio Concho Dr.

 

2:00 PM – 3:15 PM

McNease Convention Center

North Meeting Room C

501 Rio Concho Dr.

 

 

 

2:00 PM – 3:15 PM

McNease Convention Center
North Meeting Room B
501 Rio Concho Dr.

2:00 PM – 3:15 PM 
McNease Convention Center
North Meeting Room A
501 Rio Concho Dr.

 

 

 

 

 

 

3:30 PM – 4:45 PM 
McNease Convention Center
North Meeting Room B
501 Rio Concho Dr.

 

3:30 PM – 4:45 PM 
McNease Convention Center 
North Meeting Room A
501 Rio Concho Dr.

 

 

3:30 PM – 4:45 PM

McNease Convention Center
North Meeting Room C

501 Rio Concho Dr.

 

6:30 PM – 9:00 PM 
McNease Convention Center
Ballroom
501 Rio Concho Dr.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 SATURDAY, OCTOBER 5, 2019 
6:30 AM – 8:00 AM

Red Lion Hotel (Rear of Hotel)
441 Rio Concho Dr.

 

8:00 AM – 12:00 PM

McNease Convention Center

Lobby
501 Rio Concho Dr.

 

8:00 AM – 5:00 PM

McNease Convention Center
501 Rio Concho Dr.

 

 

9:00 AM – 5:00 PM

McNease Convention Center
501 Rio Concho Dr.

 

 

8:30 AM 10:00 AM 
McNease Convention Center
North Meeting Room A & B
501 Rio Concho Dr.

 

9:30 AM – 10:00 AM

McNease Convention Center

Lobby
North Meeting Room C
501 Rio Concho Dr.

10:00 AM - 2:00 PM

McNease Convention Center

Lobby
501 Rio Concho Dr.

 

 

 

 

 

10:00 AM - 3:00 PM

McNease Convention Center
North Meeting Room C
501 Rio Concho Dr.

10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Red Lion Hotel
Ballrooms C/D/E
441 Rio Concho Dr.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

10:30 AM – 12:00 PM

McNease Convention Center Convention Office
501 Rio Concho Dr.


10:30 AM - 11:45 AM

McNease Convention Center
North Meeting Room B
501 Rio Concho Dr.

 

 

 

10:30 AM -11:45 AM

McNease Convention Center
North Meeting Room A
501 Rio Concho Dr.

12:00 PM – 1:15 PM

McNease Convention Center Ballroom
501 Rio Concho Dr.

1:30 PM – 3:00 PM

Red Lion Hotel
Ballroom C
441 Rio Concho Dr.


3:00 PM – 4:15 PM

McNease Convention Center
North Meeting Room C
501 Rio Concho Dr.

 

 

3:00 PM – 5:00 PM

McNease Convention Center
North Meeting Room B
501 Rio Concho Dr.

 

 

 

 

 

 

5:15 PM – 6:15 PM

McNease Convention Center
North Meeting Room A
501 Rio Concho Dr.

7:15 PM - 9:15 PM

McNease Convention Center Ballroom
501 Rio Concho Dr.

 

CONVENTION REGISTRATION
 

 

 

 

 

GENERAL CONVENTION OFFICE

Opening & Election Plenary

Presiding:

Gary Bledsoe, NAACP Texas State Conference President &
NAACP National Board Member

 

VENDORS & EXHIBITS

Community Health Fair

Participants:
Alcohol & Drug Abuse Council for Concho Valley
Angelo State University-Professional School Counseling
Institute of Cognitive Development
La Esperanza Health Clinic
Lions Club-Eyeglass Clinic
MHMR Services for Concho Valley
River Crest Hospital
San Angelo Clubhouse
Shannon Medical Center
Texas A&M AgriLife Research and Extension Services
Veterans’ Administration Mobile Vet Center
Walgreen (Free Flu Shots)
West Texas Counseling & Guidance
West Texas Rehab’s Hospice of San Angelo

Addressing Environmental Racism

Presenter:
Gene Collins, Texas Environmental Chair; Moderator

Katherine Egland, Chair National NAACP ECJ Committee

Branch and Field Training and Officer and Executive Committee Responsibilities

Presenters:
Linda Lydia, Moderator NAACP State Secretary
Carmen Watkins, NAACP Southwest Regional Director
Ericka Cain, Texas State Youth and College Advisor, National Board Member

Economic Development

Presenters:
Dr. Brian Rowland, Economic Development Co-Chair Moderator
Wells Fargo Representative
National Economic Department Representative
National ECJ Representative

President’s Luncheon
Presiding:

Sherley Spears, President San Angelo NAACP
Carl White, President Conroe NAACP

 

Speaker:

Rick Levy, President, Texas AFL-CIO

Education Workshop: Curriculum, Latino and African American
Studies and Takeovers

Presenters:
Phyllis Jones, NAACP State Education Chair Moderator
Victor Goode, Interim National Education Director NAACP
Aicha Davis, Texas State Board of Education (Dallas)
Philemon Brown, Pastor Harker Heights Community Church
Lajuana Barton, Chief of Staff: Senator Royce West

Health Workshop

Presenters:
Carol Moore, RN NAACP State Health Chair
Jim Hightower, Former Agriculture Commissioner
Dr. Dorothy Greene-Jackson RN, Professor of Nursing

 

Branch Presidents Roundtable

Presenters:
Alisa Simmons, President Arlington Branch NAACP, Moderator
Carmen Watkins, Southwest Regional Director NAACP
Nelson Linder, President Austin Branch NAACP
Steven Green, President Madisonville Branch NAACP
Rev. Michael Cooper, President Beaumont Branch NAACP
Dr. Gregory Hudspeth, President San Antonio NAACP
Lonzo Kerr, Jr. State Staff NAACP

 

Healthamatic Live

 

 

Enhancing your Political Power by looking towards Non-traditional means such as Electric Cooperatives, MUD’s, etc.

Presenters:
Jeff Travillion, Travis County Commissioner, NAACP Communications Chair
Jim Hightower, Our Revolution
Phyllis Jones, NAACP State Education Chair
Royce West, Texas State 23rd Senatorial District, Dallas

 

Veterans’ Affairs

Presenters:
Terry Mustapher, NAACP State Assistant Treasurer, Veterans Affairs Committee Chair
Howard Jefferson, NAACP National Board Member
W. Clyde Lemon, NAACP Veterans Affairs, Houston Branch

TORCHBEARER’S RECEPTION

Presiding:
Ericka Cain, Texas State Youth and College Advisor, National Board Member
Tevin Ellis, NAACP National Board Member

 

Discussion with the Texas U.S. Senatorial Candidates
Royce West, Texas State Senator (Dallas)
Michael Cooper, NAACP Beaumont Branch President

 

Interview Panelists:
Alberta Phillips Bledsoe, Freelance Writer
Jeff Travillion, Travis County Commissioner, NAACP Communications Chair
Dr. Brian Rowland, Prairie View City Councilman, NAACP Economic Chair

 

Speaker:
Dr. Michael V. Williams, UTEP Director, African American Studies Program and Professor

 

2019 Special Presidential Award
Jim Hightower
Linda Lydia

 

 

8 MILE MAJOR TAYLOR BIKE RIDE (This is not a race)

 

 

 

CONVENTION REGISTRATION

 

 

 

GENERAL CONVENTION OFFICE

 

 

 

VENDORS & EXHIBITS

 

Plenary

 

 

 

 

 

Vendor Presentations

This is for the State Agencies to come in & talk to our members about their booths & for members to visit their booths.

 

 

Community Health Fair

Health Informatic provided by National Board Member Bob Lydia
Vision Screening -
Noon Day Lions

Concho County Department of Health
HIV Screening
Safety Kits
Lone Star Legal

 

State Conference Election (Officers Election)

Town Hall with Youth and College

Moderators:
Gary L. Bledsoe

Summer Thompson 

 

Presenters:
Royce West, Texas State Senator
Dr. Dorothy Green-Jackson RN, Nursing Professor UT Permian Basin
Steven Kling, Former Captain U.S. Army

 

Discussion:
Guns, Free Speech on College Campuses and Aligning with other Groups
where there are racial or political differences.

 

Time & Place Committee Screening of 2020 Convention Bids

 

 

 

Getting Prepared for Redistricting and Voter Identification

Presenters:
Robert Notzon, NAACP State Legal Redress Chair
Jesse Gaines Ft. Worth NAACP Legal Redress Chair
Gary Bledsoe, State President and National Board Member
Marcia Blanco-Johnson Co-Director Lawyers Committee Voting Right
Linda Lewis, NAACP Waco Branch

Census 2020

Presenters:
Gene Collins, NAACP Branch President Odessa
Steve Brown, Activist
Carroll Robinson, Houston Branch

 

Juanita Craft Youth Luncheon

Speaker:

Chris Daughtery, From Boys to Gentlemen Mentoring Program

Raise Hell: The Life & Times of Molly Ivins

Movie: The life and work of Molly Ivins, a political journalist from Texas, best-selling, author, and Bill of Rights warrior.

 

 

Legal Redress II

Presenters:

Robert Notzon, State Legal Redress Chair

Jesse Gaines, Ft. Worth NAACP Legal Redress Chair

Gary Bledsoe, Texas State President and National Board Member

Victor Goode, Interim NAACP National Director of Education

Bob Lydia, NAACP National Board Member

 

Membership Portal Training for Secretaries

This session will provide hands-on training for unit secretaries to access the portal, enter sample membership records, review compliance status and much more.

(Secretaries will need to bring their own personal fully charged laptop computers to the
session)

 

Presenters:

National Office Staff

Closing Plenary

 

Texas Heroes Banquet

Presiding:

Joyce Miller, Texas State NAACP ACT-SO Chair
Donald L. Williams, President El Paso NAACP

 

Speakers:

Commissioner Jeff Travillion, Precinct 1 Austin, TX
 

2019 Texas Hero Recipients:
Alisa Simmons, President Arlington NAACP
Garland Freeze, Past President, San Angelo NAACP Branch

EVENT PHOTOS

Minister's Roundtable Luncheon

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Financial Freedom Summit

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Legal Redress

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Welcome Reception

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Opening Plenary

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CONTACT US

Texas State Conference

of NAACP Units

7901 Cameron Road

Building 3-380

Austin, Texas 78754

Staff Member: L. Kerr

lkerrnaacp@gmail.com

(512) 985-9151

(512) 322-9992

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