What is Happening: Advance 2021

48 individuals across various sectors and communities make up this year’s Advance Class of 2021. The cohort will undergo tailored coaching, mentorship, and skill building while having the chance to connect with fellow female executives, building lifelong relationships with inspiring leaders who will change the face of the region’s business, government and nonprofit sectors. We are eager for what is to come with this year’s cohort and wanted to share the topics and speakers highlighted in the months of June and July.

• Finding Your Strengths: Amanda Flisher (21)
• Telling Your Story: Dr. Azadeh Davari
• Group Activity: Dr. Roxanne Kymaani (06 & 20)
• Identity Construction: Jasmine L. Sadler (20)
• Adaptive Leadership & Immunity to Change: Salina Villegas
• Cultural & Emotional Intelligence: Dr. Nick Franco
• Her Story: Nancy Maldonado (17 & 20)
• DEI and Implicit Bias: Dr. Nick Franco
• Showing Up For Each Other: Janessa Goldbeck
• Equity Centered Leadership: Dr. Fabiola Bagula