Jessica Long, a gold-medal winning paralympic swimmer for Team USA, will be the keynote speaker at the 2019 Women’s Conference at Oak Grove Baptist Church in Bel Air.
The conference is scheduled for 8:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, March 30, at the church, located at 2106 Churchville Road.
Long participated in the 2004, 2008, 2012 and 2016 Paralympic Games — an international, multi-sport event for athletes with physical, mental and sensorial disabilities. She is the second-most decorated paralympian in U.S. history and will be participating in the 2020 Tokyo Paralympic games.
Born in Russia, Long was adopted into a Baltimore-family. Since Jessica was born with fibular...