THURSDAY, MAY 11, 2023
PRE-CONFERENCE MIXER 5:30pm – 8:30pm
Ashland Hills Hotel: Stardust Lounge
FRIDAY, MAY 12, 2023
WELCOME & REGISTRATION CHECK-IN 8:00am – 8:30am
OPENING REMARKS & INTRODUCTIONS 8:30am – 8:45am
Word from our WLC President Peggy Blair-Maxwell
OPENING KEYNOTE 8:45am – 9:45am
SPEAKER: Libby Gill
COFFEE & NETWORKING BREAK 9:45am – 9:55am
Visit the networking lounge and connect with the leaders around you!
BREAK OUT SESSION #1 9:55am – 11:10am
Building Communities That Last Rukshana Triem
Let’s build and strengthen our communities through ritual, relationship, and collaboration! Rukshana offers us different techniques for creating greater relationships and expanding our community while fully embodying the deep transformations and humble revolutions necessary to thrive.
Storytelling Secrets to Network with Confidence Laura Reid
In a room full of people asking the same question, how do you stand out? In this workshop you will learn techniques to overcome public speaking fears, a simple framework for storytelling, and how to network with confidence. This will be an interactive workshop designed as a safe place to share and grow!
BREAK OUT SESSION #2 11:20am – 12:35pm
The Courage To Thrive Lucinda “Lucy” Houghton
As professionals, leaders, and humans, we are in the business of helping other humans. It can sometimes lead us to feel disconnected, exhausted, and burnt out. This session explores why burnout happens through evidence-based science and how we can find our way out.
Women Lead With S.P.I.C.E. Shayla Atkins
S.P.I.C.E. goes beyond the typical dimensions of gender and racial diversity to uncover what true individuality and uniqueness looks like in a leadership role. Shayla will equip you to leverage your authenticity as your differentiator and disrupt the status quo as your unapologetic self!
LUNCH BUFFET 12:35pm – 1:45pm
Thank you to Ashland Hills Hotel & Luna Cafe!
JOLIE JOHNSON AWARD 12:35pm – 1:45 During lunch
A moment to honor the legacy of impactful leaders; past and present
CLOSING KEYNOTE 1:45pm – 2:45pm
SPEAKER: Carolyn Stern
CLOSING REMARKS 2:45pm – 3:00pm
Thank you for being a part of our leadership community!