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Published: 9/20/2018

Gaylee Gillim, Kentucky Kingdom's General Counsel, goes to Washington

On Tuesday, August 21, IAAPA participated in the National Foundation for Women Legislators' 2018 Workforce Development Summit in Alexandria, Virginia. During the conference, Erika Scheffer, Director of State Advocacy, IAAPA and Gaylee Gillim, General Counsel of Kentucky Kingdom and Hurricane Bay, led a roundtable discussion on youth employment and the attractions industry with a group of more than thirty women, all of them elected officials. IAAPA had the opportunity to discuss many legislative and regulatory issues that were important to the attractions industry, such as the J-1 Summer Work Travel Program, the school calendar, minimum wage and predictive scheduling.

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