Events

Lerner Women's Leadership Summit

Lerner Women’s Leadership Summit
Sponsored by the Lerner College Women's Leadership Initiative


Thursday, October 11, 2018
University of Delaware, Newark Campus

 

AGENDA

 

9:00 a.m. Panel Discussion
Center for the Arts, Gore Recital Hall

  • Mary Ellen Payne '78, Vice President of Sales & Marketing, Verizon Communications (Retired)
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  • John "Jack" Beeson '98, Senior Vice President, Global Capital Markets, Wilmington Trust
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  • Nicole Jeter West '99, Chief Marketing Officer, Legends
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  • Helen Stimson, President & Chief Executive Officer, Delaware BioScience Association
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  • Ken Simpler, Delaware State Treasurer
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  • Sharon Kelly Hake (Moderator), Chief Executive Officer & President, Great Dames

 

10:30 a.m. Keynote Fireside Chat
Center for the Arts, Gore Recital Hall

  • Tamara (Tammy) Ganc '94, Global Head of Learning Design & Innovation, Google
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  • Grace Leong '88 (Facilitator), Chief Executive Officer & Partner, Hunter Public Relations

 

12:00 p.m. Lunch On Your Own
Attendees are encouraged to visit the many restaurants located on Main Street.
UD students are eligible to join the Employer Networking Lunch.  Pre-registration is required.

 

12:00 p.m. Employer Networking Lunch
Center for the Arts, Lobby
Open to all UD Students

UD students are eligible to join the Employer Networking Lunch.  Pre-registration is required.

 

2:00 p.m. Campfire Chats
One-hour breakout sessions that include topics such as:

 

  • Women in Business - facilitated by Jennifer McCloskey, Director, Trust Management Minor & Instructor of Finance (UD)
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  • Women in Politics - facilitated by Dr. Kara Ellerby, Assoc. Professor & Dr. Gretchen Bauer, Professor, Political Science & International Relations (UD)
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  • Women in Sport - facilitated by Chrissi Rawak, Director of Intercollegiate Athletics & Recreations Services (UD) & Nicole Jeter West, Chief Marketing Officer, Legends
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  • Women in STEM, facilitated by Dr. Monique Head, Associate Professor, Civil & Environmental Engineering , Dr. Rachel Davidson, Professor, Civil & Environmental Engineering and Dr. Sarah Rooney, Assistant Professor, Biomedical Engineering
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  • Men & Gender Equity Leadership - facilitated by Bruce Weber, Dean, Lerner College

Thursday, October 11, 2018 at 9:00am to 5:00pm

Center for the Arts, Gore Recital Hall
110 Orchard Road, University of Delaware, Newark, DE 19711, USA

Event Registration Required

This event requires registration.