Women Lead Spokane

Women clapping at an event during the 2017 Women in Leadership Conference.

 

WOMEN LEAD Spokane 2019 Conference presented by STCU

Wednesday, March 13, 2019

  • 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM at Hemmingson Center

  • Cost: $165

  • Registration opens January 4th

 

A conference designed to empower women, personally and professionally.

Women in Leadership Spokane 2018 sponsors: Dorian, Sodexo, KHQ-Q6, and the John J. Hemmingson Center at Gonzaga University

Complimentary Services: Professional portraits, professional coaching, public speaking coaching, LinkedIn guidance.

Join us for interactive presentations, skill-building workshops, and networking opportunities!

Schedule

Time Activity
7:30 - 8:15 a.m. Check-in; Continental Breakfast
8:15 - 8:40 a.m. Welcome/Opening Remarks
8:40 - 9:20

"2018: Reviewing the Year of the Woman"

An Interactive Presentation by Rachelle Strawther and Sherri Lynch, Co-Organizers of WOMEN LEAD 

9:20 - 9:35

Coffee Break

  • Complimentary professional portraits
  • Complimentary LinkedIn guidance
9:35 - 10:40

Workshop Session A

Options include:

  • Failing Forward: Strategies for women to embrace risk and accept failure – Heather Stratford-Geibel
  • Communicating Across Gender Lines 2.0 – Carolyn Cunningham
  • Unlocking Work-Life Integration – Katie Greenland
  • Females & Feedback: Helping each other succeed through candor and compassion - Juanita Roesler
  • Being allies to women on the margins - Erin Jones

Note: Coaching sessions will take place concurrently. Sign-ups will be emailed to registrants at least two weeks in advance.

10:40 - 10:55

Break

  • Complimentary professional portraits
  • Complimentary LinkedIn guidance

10:55 - 12:00

 

Workshop Session B

Options include:

  • Failing Forward: Strategies for women to embrace risk and accept failure – Heather Stratford-Geibel
  • Communicating Across Gender Lines 2.0 – Carolyn Cunningham
  • Unlocking Work-Life Integration – Katie Greenland
  • Females & Feedback: Helping each other succeed through candor and compassion - Juanita Roesler
  • Being allies to women on the margins - Erin Jones

Note: Coaching sessions will take place concurrently. Sign-ups will be emailed to registrants at least two weeks in advance.

12:00 - 1:00

Networking Lunch

  • Lunch activity for women in transition
  • Sharing lessons from morning sessions
1:00 - 1:45

Executive Case Study

Presented by Delores Alexander, VP of Manufacturing, Supply Chain, and Operations for the Boeing Company

1:45-2 p.m.

Break

  • Complimentary professional portraits
  • Complimentary LinkedIn guidance
2:00 - 3:00p.m.

 Facilitated interactive exercise: planning next steps individually and organizationally

Note: Coaching sessions will take place concurrently. Sign-ups will be emailed to registrants at least two weeks in advance.

3:00 - 3:15 p.m.

Break

  • Complimentary professional portraits
  • Complimentary LinkedIn guidance
3:15 - 4:10 p.m.

"Woman of Wisdom" Interview: Teresa Shook, Founder of the Women's March

4:10 - 4:30 p.m. Closing Remarks
4:30 - 5:15 p.m. Networking social

 

To learn more about the Women Lead Spokane 2018 conference, email womenlead@gonzaga.edu or call (509) 313-3579.

Guest Speakers

Deanna Davis, Ph.D.

Presentation by Deanna Davis; Speaker, Author, CEO and Coach

Liz Baxter, MPH

Executive Case Study by Liz Baxter; Executive Director, North Sound Accountable Community of Health

Sr. Helen Prejean

An Interview with Sr. Helen Prejean; Activist and author of Dead Man Walking