March 20, 2023

Girls’s Management Middle to host annual management convention

The Girls’s Management Middle within the Neil Griffin School of Enterprise at Arkansas State College will host its annual Girls’s Management Convention on April 6. The convention themed as “Seize and Problem” will probably be held within the Centennial Corridor on the Carl R. Reng Pupil Union.

The seventh convention opens at 9:30 a.m. and runs till 2 p.m. The convention options a number of audio system with interactive discussions aimed toward partaking college students and professionals on necessary points.

The one-day occasion started as a discussion board for management {and professional} improvement created to encourage and activate highschool and college college students and the group.

“This convention is meant to domesticate and enrich the educational experiences of our college students, improve profession and mentorship networks for ladies, and rejoice the outstanding strengths girls carry to company America,” mentioned Patricia Quinn Robertson Johnston, government director of the Girls’s Management Middle and a professor of enterprise legislation.

Audio system this yr embody a number of entrepreneurs from Northeast Arkansas:

– Dr. Devi Gopinath Nair, director of cardiac electrophysiology and analysis at St. Bernards Healthcare, would be the keynote speaker. Nair additionally serves as director of the Arrhythmia Analysis Group and assistant professor at College of Arkansas for Medical Sciences
– Whitney Schreck, management coach, coach, speaker, and proprietor of Whitney S. Consulting LLC
– Shunqetta N. Cunningham, non-profit advisor, social entrepreneur, public speaker and proprietor of KHARIS Group Consulting
– Esperanza Massana, director of Minority and Girls-Owned Enterprise Enterprise of the Arkansas Financial Growth Fee
– Dr. Carlitta Moore, scientific schooling coordinator and assistant professor, grasp of athletic coaching and assistant dean of the school of Nursing and Well being Professions for range, fairness and inclusion
– Kim Worlow, management and improvement coach for Encourage Me
– Dr. H. Steve Leslie, assistant professor of enterprise communication and Dr. Natalie Johnson-Leslie, affiliate professor of trainer schooling
– Susan Naylor, senior vp, wealth administration, and senior monetary adviser at Merrill Lynch, Pierce, Fenner & Smith Inc.
– Dr. Faye Cocchiara, scientific affiliate professor of administration on the College of Texas at Arlington
– Laura Miller, director of A-State Small Enterprise Growth and Expertise Middle, will reasonable a panel about small enterprise. Panelists embody: Itzel Meador, director of Small Enterprise Administration lending for First Safety Financial institution; Latanyua Robinson, east Arkansas director of FORGE Fund; Sari Harlow, proprietor of Verb Bookstore; and Jamie King, proprietor of Physique Indulgence Spa.

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