“Shattering the Glass Ceiling: Strategies to Redefine Power & Lead with Intention”

Mei-Mei Chan
President & Publisher, The News-Press
Florida Regional President, Gannett East Group
Dr. Meredith Newman
Sr. Associate Dean
College of Arts & Sciences
Florida International University
Valerie Fulbright
VP, Talent & Total Rewards
GTE Financial
Karen Garcia
VP & General Manager – Florida Region
McDonald’s USA


“Life at a Crossroads: Finding the Courage to Choose a Different Path”

Teresa Foxx
Director & General Manager
Sarah King
Wyndham Vacation Ownership
Dineen Garcia
VP, Diversity Strategies
Macy’s, Inc.
Felicia Brunson
Vice Mayor
City of West Park, Florida


“Succeeding at Work & Life 24/7”

Dr. Sandra Dunbar
Professor & Assistant Dean
Professional Development
Nova Southeastern University
College of Health Care Sciences
Carmen Rey-Gomez
Executive Director, Hispanic Institute
Hodges University
Angela Ward
SVP, Operations – Bluegreen Treasury Services LLC
President – Resort Title Agency, Inc.
Marla Tichi
Wyndham Vacation Ownership


“Lessons From the Animal Kingdom: Strategies for Managing Conflict”

Lee Deville
Regional General Manager
Lori Welch
Director, HR
Southeast Toyota Distributors
Dr. Xuan Stevens
Licensed Psychologist
Counseling & Psychological Services Center
Florida International University


“The Politics of Promotion: What it Takes for Women to Get Ahead and Stay Ahead”

Ruby Opara
Director, Accounting & Internal Controls
Cheryl Griffith
SVP – Head of Government Banking
TD Bank
Nordis Alvarez
VP & Managing Director
Total Bank


“Success Now: Acting Today Instead of When I…”

Elizabeth Rodriguez
Kendra Stephen
Supra Legal Group
Pamela Kohl
EVP, Products & Channels
Banco do Brasil


“Smart Women Take Smart Risks”

Rita Lowman
C1 Bank
Tara Snyder
Sr. Director – Leadership Development & Leaning Services
Bloomin’ Brands, Inc.
Gail Williams
Chief Diversity Officer
Hodges University
Jackie Baron
Director, Customer Care & Credit Operations
Tech Data


“What Women Should Know About Their Health”

Jacqueline Lopez-Devine
Chief Clinical Officer
Hospice of Broward County
Dr. Karen Corcoran
Founder & Creator
Infinite Health & Wellness Center
Dr. Claudia Marcelo, D.O.
Geriatric Physician
Life Care Center Inverrary


“Entrepreneurship 101”

Dawn Dickson
Founder & CEO
Flat out of Heels, LLC
Michele Merrell
VP, Global Marketing & Communications
Hope Parker
President and CEO
Compliance & Mitigation Strategies, Inc.
Veronica Tabares
Founder and Owner
Sweet & Tipsy, LLC


“Everyday Challenges: Dealing with Aging Parents – where is the handbook?”

Mary Lallucci
EVP – Florida/Caribbean
Right Management
Marty Petty
Director, Sales & Business Development
Stanley Bloom
Former SVP of HR – Latin America


Lean In Roundtable”

Donise Brown
Director, Corporate Counsel
Starbucks Coffee
Marisa Diaz
Talent Acquisition Manager
Spirit Airlines
Felicia Brunson
Vice Mayor, City of West Park, Florida