Jackson County Women’s Conference set for Wednesday

The biennial Jackson County Women’s Conference will be from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Wednesday at Pewter Hall, 850 W. Sweet St., Brownstown.

The event is open to the public and is an effort by the Greater Seymour Chamber of Commerce to empower women and provide them with fun, educational information during National Professional Administrative Week. Wednesday is Administrative Professionals’ Day.

This year’s keynote speaker is Jackson County native and Miss America 2009 Katie Stam Irk.

Other speakers include Dr. Joyce Spurgeon, attorney Denise Connell and professional photographer Jamie Marshall.

Tickets are $30 and include breakfast and lunch, opportunities to shop with local vendors and a fashion show organized by local businesses.

For information or to purchase tickets, visit seymourchamber.com or call 812-522-3681.