The 23 Percent
About This Show
Women make up only 23 percent of roles in state and local government—and we’re talking to them. Join Governing Magazine's Mattie Quinn for candid conversations with the women shaping policy all over the county.
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007 Ginger Spencer, Public Works Director, City of Phoenix
7 days ago
Ginger Spencer is the public works director for Phoenix. If you think that sounds boring, it’s not. She’s overseeing all of the city’s sustainability initiatives, and working to make Phoenix a ‘zero waste’ city by 2050. After 20 years in public service, she’s just the woman for that goal. “Go to the federal level to write policy, go to the local level to actually enact it,” she says.