Women’s Conference

Viviana Sarrade
Viviana Sarrade
News anchor, reporter

The LAAPOA Women’s Leadership and Empowerment Conference is a full day event that focuses on inspiring, motivating and training attendees to confidently advocate for themselves and others in their career, as they move into leadership roles. Join us as we are motivated to “Lift As We Climb Up”

Date and Time

October 12, 2023; Registration starts at 7:30, Training is 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.


The Proud Bird; 11022 Aviation Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90045.

Pricing and Registration

$125 (early bird special ending August 31)
$175 (regular price beginning September 1)

Registration includes interactive training sessions that provide tools for attendees to successfully accomplish their goals. Free self-parking, conference handouts, a certificate of achievement and meals (light breakfast and lunch) are also included. Plus raffles, giveaways and more!

Law enforcement ID is required.

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If you’re interested in being a sponsor for the LAAPOA 2023 Women’s Empowerment Conference, click here for more information.

Vendor Tables

If you’re interested in purchasing a vendor table, click here for more information.



Undersheriff April L. Tardy
Speaker Undersheriff April L. Tardy
Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department
Captain Karla Rodriguez
Speaker Captain Karla Rodriguez
Los Angeles Airport Police Department

Deputy Megan McCarthy (retired)
Speaker Deputy Meagan McCarthy (retired)
San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department
Dr. Ysmara Haydee Sainz
Speaker Dr. Ysmara Haydee Sainz

Megan Montes
Speaker Megan Montes
Licensed Clinical Social Worker with Department of Children and Family Services (DCFS)
Ashley N. Ethridge
Speaker Ashley N. Ethridge
Capital Edge Insurance &
Financial Services Inc.

Natalie Spiwak
Speaker Natalie Spiwak
President, Affinity Trusts

Registration is now closed. Thank you to all who will be participating.