Sharon L. Weiner, Esq.

Sharon L. Weiner, Esq.

Sharon L. Weiner followed a career in government relations and service as an elected official, with a second career in the field of law. In her role as an attorney, Ms. Weiner has been able to draw upon her experience and representation of her varied private and governmental clients in areas that include municipal, land use, redevelopment, environmental, governmental relations and lobbying. Ms. Weiner is currently a partner with the law firm of Murphy McKeon P.C. located in Riverdale, New Jersey. She is a New York State licensed real estate broker with the firm of Stribling & Assoc. She serves as Assistant Counsel to the NJ League of Municipalities and is Past Chair of the Local Government Law Section of the NJ State Bar Association. Ms. Weiner is the Past President of the Women's Political Caucus of NJ and served on the Board of Garden State Equity, the largest gay rights organization in New Jersey. She was recognized as one of New Jersey's Best 50 Women in Business by NJBIZ.

Getting Involved in Politics is Not Just for Elected Officials
The need for women to get more politically involved has never been greater but not everyone is interested in being an elected official. This session provides ways individuals can get involved in the political process without running for office. The role of fundraising, the power of PACs, State appointments, political lobbying and corporate support are just a few areas the panelist will touch upon. Discover practical ways you can show your support in politics.