After two years of virtual gatherings, we are very excited to host the National Black Caucus of Local Elected Officials (NBC-LEO) Summer Conference, July 21-23 in Nashville, TN. We hope you can join us for impactful conversations, leadership development opportunities, mobile tours, and a chance to connect with local leaders like yourself.

During the conference, you can expect to:

  • Engage in discussions on HBCUs, housing, gun violence, and more.
  • Meet peers passionate about communities of color.
  • Explore issues unique to your role as an African American local elected official.

Registration Rates

(April 1-July 10)
(July 11-July 20)
(After July 20)
NBC-LEO Member$250$300$350
Non-NBC-LEO Member$350$400$450
Guest/Spouse registration$150$200$250
Youth Registration (under 18)$100$175$200

All offsite activities are included in the price of registration unless otherwise noted.

Contact Us

For assistance registering for the conference, booking your hotel stay, or additional questions, please contact or (202) 626-3100.

Schedule at-a-glance (subject to change)

Wednesday, July 20

4:30 pm – 5:30 pm: NBC-LEO Board of Directors Meeting

6:00 pm – 7:30 pm: Board Dinner

7:30 pm – 11 pm: President’s Hospitality Room

Thursday, July 21

8:00 am – 9:00 am: Breakfast Roundtable

9:00 am – 12:00 pm: NLC University Seminar

12:15 pm – 1:30 pm: Opening Luncheon

1:45 pm – 3:00 pm: NBC-LEO Committee Meetings

3:15 pm – 5:00 pm: Workshops

6:30 pm – 9:00 pm: Welcome Reception

10:00 pm – 12:00 am: President’s Hospitality Room

Friday, July 22

8:00 am – 9:00 am: NBC-LEO General Meeting and Breakfast

9:15 am – 11:00 am: Workshops

11:30 pm – 1:00 pm: Plenary Luncheon

Afternoon: Offsite Symposium

Evening: Evening Out

Saturday, July 23

8:30 am – 9:30 am: Breakfast Available

Morning: Mobile Tour

5:00 pm: Closing Event


Interested in supporting this summer conference? Learn more about our sponsorship opportunities here.