Women's Leadership Conference

Speakers and Special Events

Conference Speakers and Special Events

Throughout the day on March 25, the conference featured a variety of speakers and special events for conference attendees. The below links provide information about the various speakers that attended the Women's Leadership Conference.

Speakers and Special Events included:

  • Opening Event: With theme speaker Jessica Bearman, Organization Development Consultant, Bearman Consulting:"Yes, And... Now What? Thoughts on Living 'Yes, and' in Real Time." The conference's opening program featured a light breakfast and kick-off to the day's events by our theme speaker.
  • Luncheon: With special guest speaker Nancy Chaney, former Mayor of Moscow: "The Circuitous Route to ‘We’: Ruminations of a Late-blooming Activist.” Conference attendees were invited to a seated luncheon, featuring our guest speaker and acknowledgement of Athena's Woman of the Year.
  • Closing Event: Reception and celebration of Athena's Woman of the Year
    Conference attendees rounded out the day with hearty hors d'oeuvres and a no-host bar, sponsored by Office Depot and Sodexo. Athena presented their Women of the Year award.

Periodic drawings for great door prizes were made at all group events throughout the day.