2023 NLGA Annual Meeting

2023 NLGA Annual Meeting | August 16 – 18, 2023
Des Moines Marriott Downtown | Des Moines, Iowa

Join the National Lieutenant Governors Association for the 2023 Annual Meeting in Des Moines, Iowa, celebrating the Iowa State Fair!  Learn about emergency response, a $250,000 annual award for improving world food and more!  State fairs are important to every state.  Enjoy the Iowa State Fair with NLGA and see how yours compares!  Take a new idea (or several!) home.  Join NLGA to hear Grammy-winning artist Maren Morris in concert!  NLGA Members receive hotel room and airfare reimbursement to attend NLGA, as noted below.  Read on…

For NLGA MEMBERS (Lt. Governors, Seconds-in-Command only):  For the 2023 NLGA Annual Meeting, NLGA will reimburse a Member for the group rate room cost for up to three nights (August 15, 16, 17) at the host hotel for days the Member attends the NLGA Annual Meeting. NLGA will also reimburse a Member for the cost of his/er coach class airfare (without change fees or cancellation fees), up to $1,000. Reimbursement checks will be provided to the Member in the Meeting room at the Annual Meeting if NLGA has received the travel receipts by 8-1-23.  (Does not apply to spouses/significant others, children, staff, or security.)


  1. Register for the Annual Meeting: Click HERE to register. All meeting attendees MUST register at this link to generate the credentials for admission to the NLGA Annual Meeting sessions and evening events.  This includes spouses/significant others, children, staff members, and security.
  2. Book your hotel room at the Des Moines Marriott Downtown (be sure it is at 700 Grand Avenue): Click HERE for more information about the meeting hotel, and to book in the NLGA block of rooms. The NLGA group rate is $189/night plus tax and fees. Deadline to book rooms is July 23, but the block may sell out before this date.
  3. Review the meeting agenda HERE

Important Opportunities and Deadlines: 

  • Proposed Consensus Resolutions must be submitted to NLGA staff for review for docket:  June 30, 2023
  • Deadline for NLGA Partners’ Suggested Speakers Submissions:  June 30, 2023
  • Application deadline for the Recycling Impact award:  June 30, 2023
  • Consensus Resolution Docket published online:  July 17, 2023
  • Hotel Group Rate Reservation Deadline:  July 23, 2023  (The NLGA block may sell out prior to this deadline.)
  • Registration Deadline:  August 7, 2023 – 5:00 pm ET

NLGA thanks Lead Meeting Sponsor: