Fireside Chat Speakers

A Fireside Chat to Remember! In 2020, we’re using Cabin Fever celebrating the 100th Anniversary of the Passage of the 19th Amendment to the US Constitution - guaranteeing and protecting women’s right to vote. How better immerse ourselves in the Fight for the Vote, than with a dynamic Fireside Chat with a group of experts in the field, moderated by SISC’s president, Tammy Arquette. 
  • Coline Jenkins: Founder & President, Elizabeth Cady Stanton Trust (click here for full bio) 
    The great-great granddaughter of Elizabeth Cady Stanton, Coline Jenkins is a legislator,  author and television producer. 
  • Patricia A. Nugent: Author and Playwright (click here for full bio) 
    Author of the play “The Stone that Started the Ripple” -  her mission to secure feminist leaders’ place in American history compels her to write and speak of their courage. 
  • Wendy L. Johnston: Associate Professor of Political Science – SUNY Adirondack (click here for full bio) 
    Area of interests for Professor Johnston are Generational Politics, Women in Politics, Politics and Media, and Civic Engagement.
  • Ella Ouimet: Saratoga Springs High School Leader (click here for full bio) 
    An active voice in our community, this 17-year-old young woman will gain her constitutional right to vote in the coming year