Women's Leadership Insider

Embrace your voice and make plans to join us for the Women's Leadership Symposium on Tuesday, April 10 from 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.  We're excited to announce our two dynamic keynote speakers.  Tricia Griffith, CEO of Progressive Insurance, will be joining us in the morning and Dr. Janet Kavandi, Director of the NASA Glenn Research Center will be our featured speaker during lunch. 

Tricia Griffith 

President and Chief Executive Officer 
Progressive Insurance 

Ms. Griffith joined Progressive as a claims representative in 1988 and has served in many key leadership positions, rising up the ranks to CEO. She is a graduate of the Wharton School of Business’ Advanced Management Program.

Dr. Janet Kavandi

Director, National Aeronautics and Space Administration 
John H. Glenn Research Center Astronaut

Kavandi is a veteran of three space flights, logging more than 33 days in space and more than 13.1 million miles in 535 Earth orbits. She held leadership positions at NASA Johnson Space Center in Houston before coming to Glenn.

Be sure to stay connected for more information as we announce our full day of panels, breakout sessions and presenters.

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Morning Welcome & Keynote Address: Tricia Griffith, CEO, Progressive

"3 in 30" Presentations

Morning Panel Sessions

Lunch & Keynote Address: Dr. Janet Kavandi, Director of the NASA Glenn    

Breakout Sessions

Afternoon Panel Sessions

Panel and Breakout Sessions topics (subject to change)

Ready, Set, Grow: Starting and scaling up your successful enterprise
Corporate Leadership in the #TimesUp Era
Rise Together: Insight and perspective from Northeast Ohio executives
A Seat at the Table: Exploring board Positions through networking and connections
Blazing Your Professional Path
Forcing the Spring: Impacting social change from the grassroots
Work-Life Salsa: Learn the Rhythms of the Work/Life Balance
Step Up, Speak Out, Embrace Your Voice: Impact your world
Building your personal brand
Compelling Leadership: Aligning Personal Values, Purpose And Other Non-Negotiables


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