The P.O.W.E.R. Gathering (Empowerment Event For Young Women & the Women Who Care About Them)
Free
The P.O.W.E.R. Gathering (Empowerment Event For Young Women & the Women Who Care About Them)

The P.O.W.E.R. Gathering (Empowerment Event For Young Women & the Women Who...

Event Information

Share this event

Date and Time

Location

Location

Seven Steakhouse Sushi Ultralounge Skybar

700 Hennepin Ave

Minneapolis, MN 55403

View Map

Event description

Description

The Liberian Women in Business Empowerment Network in collaboration with Business Women Marketplace is hosting the first annual P.O.W.E.R. Gathering (Passing on Wisdom to Empower and Revive). This empowerment and networking event will bring together accomplished, professional, career women and young high school and college women in a powerful, interactive forum. Our dynamic panel will share stories of their journeys, their educational and career paths, personal life, relationships and spirituality in an effort to empower and inspire women along their own life paths. They will also discuss the challenges they faced and how they were able to overcome them. The goal is to inspire and empower with the relevant tools needed for success.

Members of our panel will include:


Mrs. Kolu Wilson, Esq.

Director, Office of Economic Equity and Opportunity

Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Opportunity

University of Minnesota

Ms. Michelle G. Koffa

President, Epsilon Delta Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc.

Early Childhood Education, ESL Certificate

University of Wisconsin-Madison '17

Political Science

Ms. Wokie C. Freeman

Assistant City Manager

City of Brooklyn Park

University of Minnesota

Mrs. Karen Koukou Twaglee

Founder/CEO, The Power to Do Something

PDS Self-Esteem IMAGE Campaign.

University of Massachusetts-Amherst and American University

Political Science & Psychology

Mrs. Esthella Ajayi-Nicol

Sr. Regulatory Affairs Specialist – Medtronic, Inc.

Treasurer, Medtronic African Descent Network - Twin Cities Hub

Co-Chair, Medtronic Africa Focus Team (MAFT)

Minister, All Nations Christian Assembly Church

St. Cloud State University


Ms. Wokie Daboh

Ms. Wokie Daboh

Sr. Diversity Manager, Medtronic, Inc.

Executive Director - Project Blackboard

University of Minnesota

Moderator:

Mrs. K. Natasha Ellestad

Realtor/Ellestad Elite Group

University of Minnesota


This event is opened to high school and college female students and the women who care about them. You do not want to miss this opportunity to be inspired and empowered to take your life to the next level. Lunch will be provided.

OPENED TO THE FIRST 75 REGISTRANTS.

Share with friends

Date and Time

Location

Seven Steakhouse Sushi Ultralounge Skybar

700 Hennepin Ave

Minneapolis, MN 55403

View Map

Save This Event

Event Saved