The ProspHER Women of Color Business Symposium is the Central Valley Women’s Economic Impact Center’s premier event designed to spotlight the Central Valley’s most influential businesswomen and lift up ideas and strategies that will help women grow their businesses in our region.
Founder and Executive Director of the Time for Change Foundation, Motivational Speaker, Homelessness and Formerly Incarcerated Advocate, Author, Affordable Housing Developer
Anchor and Reporter at ABC30
CEO of Walker Community Ventures, Management Consultant, Strategist and Business Advisor
Dr. Michele Copher
Fresno County Superintendent of Schools-Elect
Executive Director of Helping Others Pursue Excellence
Dr. Angelia Barfield
Program Specialist for Student Equity & Empowerment at Fresno County Superintendent of Schools
Janay E. Conley
Business Development Manager at Access Plus Capital
Cofounder and CEO of JCW Consulting Group and JC Lighthouse
Fresno Unified School Board Trustee
What You’ll Learn
What Makes a Good Leader
Learn more about leadership and how to be successful, hear from some of the most successful women in leadership positions, and learn about their experiences—both good and bad—and what they have learned along the way.
How to Lead in Business
Learn from some of the top female entrepreneurs and local executives who will provide attendees with practical tips and advice on topics such as goal setting, time management and team building.
How to Lead in Academia
Hear from women who have paved the way in their fields who provide attendees with knowledge and valuable insights into what it takes to be a successful leader in academia—whether it be teaching, research or administration.
How to Lead Your Own Life
Hear firsthand accounts of how successful leaders have overcome challenges and achieve their goals. Learn how to set goals, how to overcome obstacles and how to create a life that you love in this inspiring session.
Date: Thursday, October 20, 2022
Location: DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Fresno Convention Center, 2233 Ventura St., Fresno, CA 93721
Are You Ready to ProspHER?
For more information about the event or sponsorship opportunities, contact Shatera Sangster at firstname.lastname@example.org.