Spend the day
Planning the Life of Your Dreams!
For High School Girls in the Great Lakes Bay Region
Tuesday, February 13, 2018. 8:30am – 1:30pm
Horizons Conference Center, Saginaw, MI
Free to student participants. Lunch included.
Registration Deadline 2-2-18.
Space is limited, register early! Attendance based on registration order.
Last year this event was over capacity.
Dwan Bryant, Author/Inspirational Speaker, D. Bryant Motivational
Amy Buben, Principal, Yeo & Yeo
Jen Carpenter, COO, Junior Achievement of North Central Michigan
Laura Crase, CEO/President, Saginaw Medical Federal Credit Union
Ebony Daniel-Ogweno, Manufacturing Engineer, Merrill Technologies
Jenny Dumont Radler, Founder & CEO, A Place for Grace.
Suzanne Greenberg, President & CEO, CAN Council Great Lakes Bay Region
Neena Hogle, Queen of Sales & Marketing, ServePro and Face Kicked Apparel
Kristin Karwat, CEO, Gateway Financial Services. KKarwat@gatewayfinancial.org
Julie Malesky, Organization Effectiveness Manager, Nexteer Automotive
Kris Marsh, Owner & Founder, Kris Marsh Consulting
Kathleen McGraw J.D., Sr. Client Advisor, Huntington Bank & Arbonne
Karen McNish, VP/Sr. Relationship Manager, Huntington National Bank
Leslie Perry, Founder & Owner, Leslie Perry Cosmetics
Colleen Rabine, Director of Marketing, Catholic Community Foundation
Suzanne Sharp, Marketing Manager/PR, Dow Event Center/Sharp Minds.
Rhonda Webb, Founder/Director, Kids Rule Now! Author, I’m the Boss Now!
Maggie Willett, Human Resources, Saginaw Valley State University
Event Sponsorship Opportunities
$5,000 Title Sponsor. Company name in event title. Recognition on all event materials.
$2,500 Premier Sponsor. Premier recognition on all event materials.
$1,000 Lunch Sponsor. Recognition at lunch area for Women in Leadership and JA Mentor Circle session.
$500 Table Sponsor. Company recognition on table during lunch. May provide materials for table.
$150 Dream Sponsor. Attendance for five participants.
$30 Individual Student Sponsor. Help provide this opportunity to more area young women.
All sponsorships will be appropriately acknowledged at event, in media and event program.
Women in Leadership Great Lakes Bay
A Place for Grace
Neena Hogle, Face Kicked Apparel
Lisa Stockmeyer, Face Kicked Apparel
Jen Carpenter, Junior Achievement/Women in Leadership
Maria McCarville, Public Libraries of Saginaw
Sue Adams, LegalShield/Unique Benefits
Karen McNish, Huntington Bank
The participants started the day with informative sessions with 19 Area Industry Leaders and Mentors from the Great Lakes Bay Area. They finished the day with an inspiring presentation by Barbara Littles and a networking lunch with the Women in Leadership Great Lakes Bay members.
All the participants recieved "special glasses" so their eyes were wide open to the possibilities around them!
Participants comments share the mood of the day...
"I loved everything about today. It was personal yet empowering. I've realized how important it is to have a mentor. Today I am going home with more confidence and a better outlook on life. Thank you. I'm proud to be a woman!"
"Today was an extremely great and wonderful experience. I learned a lot and it opened my mind and eyes to all the opporutnities I have. I broadened my horizons!"
"Thank you to both my mentors. You really helped me to see a new point of view of life. I am not going to run away from fear, and to stay prepared for what ever comes my way."
"I would love to attend an event like this again. It was a great experience."
"Wonderful. Would love to do it again!!"
"It was a great experience that I will never forget. I'm so glad I came!"
Thank you to our Sponsors that are helping to provide this opportunity
free of charge to our local students.
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