Chi Upsilon Sigma National Latin Sorority Inc. ® Announces Exciting Speaker Lineup is Headed to Houston for the National Women’s Leadership Convention

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Chi Upsilon Sigma is proud to highlight the program line-up for the upcoming National Women’s Leadership Convention to be held June 19-22, 2014 in Houston, Texas.

Friday, June 19, 2014

Diversity Luncheon Symposium – Keynote:  Ellen Torbert, Vice President of Diversity & Inclusion at Southwest Airlines. Keynote Title: Be a Champion of an Inclusive Environment [1 CEU available]

Welcome Network Reception – Speaker, Ivette Mayo, Chief Creative Officer at Yo Soy Expressions.

Saturday, June 21, 2014 – Session Descriptions

Power Lunch Keynote:  Dr. Debra Joy Perez, Vice-President of Research and Evaluation, Annie E. Casey Foundation.  Keynote Title: Achieving Equitable Opportunity: A Shared Destiny [1 CEU available]

Presenter: Dr. Silvia Mazzula, Director, Latina Researchers Network.

Session Title: A Latina Professor In Recovery: Challenges and Opportunities in Leadership [1.25 CEU available]

Presenter: Ann Marquez, President, National Hispana Leadership Institute.

Session Title: Can Anyone Be a Leader? Individual Contributors vs. Leaders

Presenter: Laurence Payne, President, Educational Excellence Resource Group.

Session Title: The Power of Servant Leadership

Presenter: Nancy Schill, President and Executive Coach, ExecIntel Solutions, LLC.

Session Title: Slide Uphill: How Women Can Use Their Emotional Intelligence Talents to Strengthen Their Leadership and Success

Presenter: Kristi Jackson, CEO/Founder of Women CEO Project.

Session Title:  3 Components to Innovative Business Creation

Presenter: Cheryl Lacey Donovan, Chief Visionary Officer/Educator at Cheryl Lacey Donovan, LLC. Session Title: 9 Building Blocks for Personal Empowerment

Presenter: Schrendria Robinson, Author/Speaker/Consultant.

Session Title: Essential Tools for Successful Leaders

Presenter: Nathalie Gregg, Adjunct Faculty/Author/Speaker, Midlands Technical College

Session Title: “Leading on the Other Side of the Glass Ceiling!”

We look forward to providing an enriching experience for all in attendance and fulfilling the convention theme of Educating, Elevanting and Empowering Women.

To register go to: https://2014womensleadershipconvention.eventbrite.com


Chi Upsilon Sigma ® has been in existence since April 29, 1980, incepted on the New Brunswick Campus of Rutgers – the State University of New Jersey. Our founders are 7 Latinas who had the desire to create an organization to promote leadership among the Latino community and our membership has since grown to incorporate women of all ethnicities. Chi Upsilon Sigma has devoted itself to increasing awareness amongst ourselves, and our communities about important political, social, cultural, and educational issues and servicing the communities around us. Follow us on Twitter, Facebook, Linkedin and YouTube.

NALFO (National Association of Latino Fraternal Organizations) is an umbrella council for Latino Greek Letter Organizations. The purpose of NALFO is to promote and foster positive interfraternal relations, communication, and development of all Latino Fraternal organizations through mutual respect, leadership, honesty, professionalism and education.


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