2012 Women in Leadership Symposiums

2012 Women in Leadership Symposiums

The purpose of this annual event is to bring together a diverse group of successful women leaders who can inspire and motivate women to reflect on their own career goals and status as they strive to advance in their organizations. The leaders help educate attendees by engaging in discussions that focus on relevant issues in today’s workplace.

 

Locations

Tampa Bay

October 5, 2012
8:30 a.m. — 11:30 a.m.

Tampa Law Center
Stetson University College of Law
1700 North Tampa Street
Tampa, FL 33602
Panelists will represent

Orlando

October 6, 2012
8:00 a.m. — 11:30 a.m.

DoubleTree by Hilton
5780 Major Blvd.
Orlando, FL 32819

South Florida WILS

October 7, 2012
8:00 a.m. — 11:30 a.m.

The Bankers Club
One Biscayne Tower, 14th Floor
Miami, FL 33131

 

Topics

  • Perceptions of Assertive Women
  • Gender Unconscious
  • Prepping for a Position of Power
  • Winning at Office Politics
  • Maintaining your Value during Shaky Economic Times
  • Becoming a Person of Influence in the Workplace and Community

 

Sponsors

Tech Data

 

Sponsorship Opportunities

Please contact sofia.reed@floridadiversitycouncil.org if you would like to purchase a table for the event or learn more about sponsorship opportunities.

Speakers

Karen W. Mulroe

Karen Mulroe
SVP, General Counsel & Secretary
HealthPlan Holdings, Inc.

Carolyn Bass

Carolyn Bass
Executive Director
Florida Holocaust Museum

Cristina Abreu

Cristina M. Abreu
Director of Business Analytics
Nielsen

Jane Castor

Jane Castor
Police Chief
Tampa Police Department

Kanika Jelks-Tomalin

Kanika Jelks-Tomalin
VP of Strategic Planning & Public Affairs
Bayfront Health System

Machelle Maner

Machelle Maner
VP Sr. Community Development Officer
Wells Fargo

Ginger Chase

Ginger Chase
Regional VP of the Southeast Region
Big Lots

Valerie Boey

Valerie Boey
Television Reporter
Fox 35 Orlando

Judith M. Mercier

Judith M. Mercier
Partner
Holland & Knight

Joyce Odongo

Joyce Odongo
VP of Community Development
Fifth Third Bank

Cecilia Lopez

Cecilia Lopez
Chief Market Development Officer
Florida Virtual School

Shelly Griessel

Shelly Griessel
SVP of Contact Centers
Wyndham Vacation Ownership

Adriana G Mendizabal

Adriana G Mendizabal
Global Marketing Executive
Visa

Aminda (Mindy) Marques Gonzalez

Aminda (Mindy) Marques Gonzalez
Executive Editor and Vice President
The Miami Herald

Mary Cheddie

Mary Cheddie, SPHR
SVP of HR
Interval International

Elisa D. Garcia C.

Elisa D. Garcia C.
EVP and General Counsel
Office Depot

Michele Stocker

Michele L. Stocker
Shareholder
Greenberg Traurig

Sze Lee

Sze Lee
CEO
Social Capital Management LLC