October 17, St. Thomas School of Law, Minneapolis, Minnesota

The event began with a keynote address, “Leadership, Gender and Judicial Selection,” by Professor Sherrilyn Ifill of the University of Maryland School of Law.  The Honorable Diana Murphy received the inaugural Diana E. Murphy Legacy Award.  Judge Murphy and theHonorable Michael J. Melloy then spoke on “Preparing for Diversity: a Primer on the Work of a Federal Appellate Judge.”  After the event, (back row) Infinity Founders Marie Failinger and Honorable Mary Vasaly, Sherrilyn Iffil, Infinity Founder Lisa Brabbit (front row) Infinity Minnesota Board Member Carol Chomsky, Honorable Diana Murphy and Infinity Founder Sally Kenney gathered.