St. Martin’s University School of Business and the Washington Center for Women in Business are hosting a free business leadership lecture from 7-9 p.m. on Monday, Dec. 3.

Renee Radcliff Sinclair. Courtesy Thurston EDC.

The lecture, entitled “Civic Engagement as Business Leaders and Why It Matters,” will be given by Renee Radcliff Sinclair, the president and CEO of Washington’s public affairs media network TVW.

Aside from her experience with TVW, Sinclair spent 14 years as a journalist, served four terms in the Washington House of Representatives, and held policy leadership roles with the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, Apple, and the American Electronics Association.

For more information about the lecture, which is part of the Thurston Economic Development Council’s “Wisdom & Chocolate Series,” visit

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