2019 Women in Leadership Symposium

March 29, 2019

On behalf of the National Diversity Council of Atlanta, we would like you to our Women in Leadership Symposium, which will take place on March 29th from 8:00am-12:00pm at Inspire Brands. 
(1155 Perimeter Center Unit 1200, Atlanta, GA 30338)
The purpose of our Women in Leadership Symposium is to bring together a diverse mix of successful leaders who – though dialogue about topics that relate to contemporary issues – will help to educate, inspire, and empower attendees to reflect on their own personal and professional goals, and encourage them to become leaders within their workplace and community.
The theme for  this year’s Women in Leadership Symposiums is “Center Stage: Standing Out & Speaking Up.” 
Featuring the following panelists:

Caron Cone, Division Vice President of Human Resources- ADP

Jane Hale Hopkins- President- Coca Cola Scholars Foundation 

Nathalia Jaramillo, Deputy Chief Diversity Officer at Kennesaw State University

Soon Mee Kim, Executive Vice President Global Diversity Leader- Porter Novelli

Brenda Varney,  Head of External Engagement-UCB  


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PowHERful Foundation Enrichment Conference

PowHERful Foundation

December 15, 2018

Soledad O'Brien’s PowHERful Foundation gets young women to and through college. It provides financial assistance, mentorship, and wraparound services to help scholars achieve their highest potentials. The foundation has impacted over 4,000 young women across the nation through our one-day enrichment summits. Their next summit will take place in Atlanta, GA, in partnership with Spanx and Sara Blakely.

The conference is a free, daylong empowerment summit for young women aged 14 to 23 years old. It features industry experts who present curriculum in areas like STEM, blueprint for success, interning, health, and more. It will feature former scholar alumna Sheba Turk, WWL-TV News Anchor, host the summit, but PowHERful’s dynamic programming will include an energizing session with Linda Clemons; a “Powherful Talks” discussion with Soledad & Sara Blakely, the Entrepreneurship panel with Arian Simone, Altrichia Cook, and Nikkia McClain; and an exciting “We STEM” session with Billye Boddie, Jodie Taylor, and Bettinia Benson.

Get more information about the organization and event at their website 

Food-Tasting Fundraiser

Taste of Hers

December 16, 2018

Taste of HERS is food-tasting fundraiser featuring all female chefs, including the Food Networks stars Monti Carlo (Help My Yelp) and Robin Miller (Quick Fix Meals with Robin Miller). The one-day event features celebrity chefs, as well as local restaurant dishes and specialty catering options. Taste of HERS provides women leading the way in Atlanta’s culinary arts with an opportunity to showcase their skills — and all for a great cause! The funds raised through the event will support Allwrite Community Partners "Bras & Books" initiative for homeless and incarcerated women.

$15 for 5 tickets, 1 ticket per taste
$12 for HERS subscribers and followers
$25 for unlimited tastes

$20 for 5 tickets, 1 ticket per taste
$15 for HERS subscribers and followers
$30 for unlimited tastes

The event starts at noon until 5 p.m. at 433 Bishop St NW, STE C, Atlanta, GA 30318