147 Women in Leadership

Monday, July 11, 2016: 8:30 AM-9:30 AM
Washington 4 (Marriott Wardman Park)
Session Type: Interest Sessions
Track: Leadership/Manager's Track
Subcategories: Promoting diversity and embracing our differences
Audience: All
Credit Type: Credit Hours and Clock Hours
School Type: All Schools
For the first time in history, both political parties have courted the idea of a woman in the position of nominee for the office of President of the United States. Are women finally reaching the ideal of equality pursued since the ratification of the 19th Amendment in August of 1920? This panel of female leaders at various levels of organizational structure will share their journeys, wisdom and perspectives on being a woman in today’s workplace.
Billie Jo Hamilton (University of South Florida)
Youlonda Copeland-Morgan (University of California at Los Angeles)
Marta Perez Drake (National Association of College & University Business Officers (NACUBO))