Women in Leadership

Tuesday, June 27, 2017: 11:00 AM-12:00 PM
Room 14AB (San Diego Convention Center)
Session Type: Interest Sessions
Track: Professional Development & Management
Subcategories: Leadership/Manager's Track
Audience: All
Credit Type: Credit Hours and Clock Hours
School Type: All Schools
According to the majority of Americans, women are every bit as capable of being good leaders as men. Most Americans find women indistinguishable from men on key leadership traits, such as intelligence and capacity for innovation, with many saying they’re stronger than men in terms of being compassionate and organized leaders. What are the potential real or perceived roadblocks to advancement? This panel of female leaders will share their career paths and perspectives on being a woman in today’s workplace.
Billie Jo Hamilton (University of South Florida)
Zina Haywood (Gateway Technical College)
Bonnie Baerwald (Moraine Park Technical College)