2013 Dates Type Of Meeting Location Rationale Reimbursement
May 21st, 2013 IPI Conference Fort Lauderdale, FL The IPI Conference & Expo brings together more than 3,000 parking professionals from to provide parking continuing education and seminars. Attending this conference provided the Treasurer’s Office with important information used to help modernize and improve the City Parking Division.  $630.89
June 23-24, June 25-27, 2013 NASP Conference & New Deal Luncheon New York, NY & Washington, D.C. The NewDEAL is a national network of rising state and local elected leaders who are pro-growth progressives. Its mission is to bring together leaders focused on expanding opportunity and to help them develop and spread innovative ideas to spur economic growth that is broadly-earned and sustainable. Treasurer Jones was nominated and selected for this program.  $538.47
June 24-26, 2013 National Association of Securities Professionals 24th Annual Pension & Financial Services Conference New York, NY The NASP Annual Pension and Financial Services Conference is regarded as one of the industry's top conferences. The event provides three-days of essential education, relationship building with key decision-makers, and access to business opportunities. The Treasurer attended this conference in efforts to improve St. Louis investments and identify opportunities for cost savings.  $1,390.40
July 11-12, 2013 Meeting with the Chicago Treasurer Chicago, IL Met with Chicago Treasurer to learn more about how she manages investments and to get information about Chicago’s financial empowerment programs.  $597.62
July 18-19, 2013 Black Chamber of Commerce Meeting at the White House Washington, D.C. As a black elected official, Treasurer Jones receives several invitations to meet with different interest groups at the White House. On this trip, she and other leaders met to discuss issues related to black entrepreneurship and empowerment and how the White House could assist.  $915.06
July 24 & July 30, 2013 YEO Network Annual Conference & New Deal Leaders Conference Washington, D.C. $ New York, NY The YEO Network Conference brings its members together on a regular basis in order to advance their policy study, enhance skills and leadership development, and increase their reach with a nationwide network of young elected officials. The New Deal, referenced earlier, sponsored a learning experience at Columbia University on the Economy.  $556.10
September 20-22, 2013 Congressional Black Caucus Legislative Conference Washington, D.C. The CBCF Annual Legislative Conference (ALC) is the leading policy conference on issues impacting African Americans and the global black community  $1,097.92
November 3-5, 2013 Republic Conference Palm Springs, CA Treasurer Jones is an active participant with Governing Magazine, headed by the former mayor of Kansas City, Mark Funkhouser. e.Republic is a state and local government market connector designed to help educate, accelerate and ultimately scale technology innovation in the public sector.  $768.72
November 13-14, 2013 Operation Hope Global Financial Dignity Summit Atlanta, GA Operation HOPE is an international financial empowerment conference. Operation HOPE provides complimentary financial literacy education and empowerment programs designed to foster financial well-being. There is an Operation HOPE program (HOPE Inside) located in our Office of Financial Empowerment. The operational cost of the HOPE Inside Center is underwritten through charitable donations.  $172
November 21-24, 2013 New Deal Annual Leaders Conference Washington, D.C. See New DEAL Leaders  $56.06
December 11-14, 2013 Meetings w/New Deal, CFPB & White House briefing New York, NY & Washington, D.C. See New DEAL Leaders  $1,197.52