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Young Women's Leadership Summit

YWCA Utah Young Women's Leadership Summit 2018

Friday, March 2, 2018 from 8:00 AM to 1:30 PM at The Falls Event Center in Salt Lake City, featuring a keynote address, structured networking, and interactive sessions. 

Focusing on inclusivity, empathy, and personal connections as key components of leadership success.

Young Women's Leadership Summit 


8:00 - 9:00 AM      Structured Networking
                                 with YWCA Board Members and Other Community Leaders

9:00 - 10:00 AM    Welcome and Keynote: Leading with Compassion
                                            Mitra Basiri Kasanchi
                                 General Manager, Salt Lake Refinery, Chevron

10:15 - 11:00 AM   Two Breakout Sessions (attendees will attend both)
11:15 - 12:00 PM
                                    Leading From Where You Are
                                    Megan Touhig
                                    Vice President of People Care, Overstock.com


                                    Change the Brain, Free the Mind
                                    A Pathway to Mindfulness and Compassion
                                    Dr. Christelle Estrada
                                    Education Specialist, Utah State Office of Education

12:00 - 1:15 PM   Luncheon Panel
                             Creating a Safe and Inclusive Workplace
                                DeAnn Tilton
                                Founder, Talk to a Survivor
                                Shellie Joe Enscoe
                                Director Office of Diversity and Multicultural Affairs, SLCC
                                Deb Henry
                                Renewable Energy Engineer
                                Maria Estrada
                                Associate Director, Global Diversity Equity and Inclusion
                                    The Nature Conservancy

FREE for all YWCA members ages 18-35 (Become a YWCA Member)
$35 for young women
$15 for students

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