North Texas WLG Leadership Luncheon with Opal Maudlin-Jones

June 06, 2019
11:30 am - 01:00 pm CT
Arlington TX


Registration open.


RSVP by May 31, 2019.

Leadership Luncheon with Opal Maudlin-Jones, 2018 League of Women in Government Leadership Trailblazer Award

Join us for the North Texas Women Leading Government Luncheon and hear from Opal Maudlin-Jones, City Manager for the City of Lancaster. Opal will share her thoughts with us on making strategic career moves, the importance of mentors and tips on work-life balance.

Opal Mauldin-Jones is the City Manager for the City of Lancaster, Texas. Opal’s municipal experience began as Community Relations Coordinator and Public Information Officer for the City in 2003 and progressed to her current position. Her public service career began in 1993 on the staff of United States House of Representative Member Eddie Bernice Johnson, 30th District, Texas. She also worked on the staff of Representative Bob Filner, 50th District of California. A native Texan, born and raised in Overton, Opal attended Arp Public Schools for her primary education and completed her undergraduate and graduate studies at the University of Texas at Arlington. Opal has completed numerous certification and training programs including the University of Virginia, Weldon Cooper Center LEAD and Senior Executive Institute training. She was also a member of the 2010 Leadership ICMA Class. She completed the July 2018 Harvard Kennedy School of Executives in State and Local Government. Opal is a member of the Texas City Management Association, International City County Management Association, North Texas City Management Association, The National Forum for Black Public Administrators and Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Inc. Opal enjoys reading and quality time with her family.

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Event Details


  • June 06, 2019
  • 11:30 am 01:00 pm CT
  • Registration Deadline: 05/31/2019


  • North Central Texas Council of Governments, 616 Six Flags Drive
  • Arlington TX
  • Regional Forum Room


  • Member Price:$25.00
  • Non-Member:$25.00

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