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Leadership Unscripted: A Conversation With Carolyn Miles

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UVA Darden Sands Family Grounds

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Join Carolyn Miles at UVA Darden in Arlington, VA as she explores the role of women and girls in the developing world.

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Join us for a fireside chat and Q&A session with Carolyn Miles (MBA ’88) as she discusses the role of women in the developing world, and the ability of women and girls to change the trajectory of a country’s development towards an equal and more democratic society.

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Please register by 30 October 2019. Complimentary for students, $20 for alumni; $40 for guests.

The UVA Darden School seeks to make this an inclusive and accessible experience for each of our guests. Should you require disability-related accommodations, please send your request to MartensL@virginia.edu as early as possible, but no later than 23 October 2019, so we have ample time to arrange for any necessary accommodations.

About Carolyn Miles

Carolyn Miles is Chief Executive Officer of Save the Children, an organization that gives children in the United States and around the world a healthy start, the opportunity to learn and protection from harm. The global Save the Children movement serves over 155 million children in the US and in 120 countries. As a global organization, Save the Children has committed to driving down the numbers of preventable deaths of children under 5, ensuring every child gets a high-quality basic education and protecting all children from harm.

Miles joined the U.S. organization in 1998, was COO from 2004-2011, and became President and CEO in September 2011. Under her senior leadership, the organization has more than doubled the number of children it reaches with nutrition, health, education and other programs. Resources were over $860m in 2018. Miles' signature issues include gender equality, hunger, learning outcomes, and ending preventable child deaths.

Miles has served on numerous boards, including Doerr Institute, Blackbaud, InterAction, USGLC, MFAN, Academy of Education, Arts and Sciences, FSG and the University of Virginia’s Darden School of Business, where she received her MBA (’88). In addition to her current service on the Darden Board, she is the Co-Chair of the US Global Leadership Coalition (USGLC) and is the Chair of InterAction, the largest coalition of US-based NGOs. In 2015, Miles was named one of the 50 World's Greatest Leaders by Fortune magazine and inducted into the CT Women’s Hall of Fame. In 2017 she received the Distinguished Alumna Award from the Maxine Platzer Lynn Women’s Center at the University of Virginia.

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