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Women Leading Women Event, March 31

Mar 11, 2016


[April 4, 2016: Event Highlights]

The University of Maryland’s Robert H. Smith School of Business presents the Fifth Annual Women Leading Women event on March 31, 2016, at 6:30 p.m. in Van Munching Hall. Women Leading Women celebrates fearless female Terp trailblazers in business and is open to all Smith and University of Maryland women, including alumnae, faculty, staff and students, their guests and friends.

For the fifth anniversary of the event, all of the previous honorees return in a moderated discussion to share their latest insights and advice on what it means to be a female executive in business. Find out how their amazing journey to the C-suite paved the way for many women in non-traditional careers.

Seating typically fills up quickly for this free event, so please register today to reserve your place for an inspiring evening of meaningful dialogue and networking. Light refreshments and a reception immediately follow the event, including a raffle drawing for some great giveaways.

Women Leading Women 2016 presents:

Andrea Brody 2015 Honoree:
Andrea Brody, '87
SVP, Global Marketing
Brenda Freeman 2014 Honoree:
Brenda Freeman, '87, MBA '91
Chief Marketing Officer
National Geographic Channel
Kristen Welch 2013 Honoree:
Kristen Welch, '90, MBA '96
SVP, Global Content Operations
Discovery Communications
Lisa Anders 2012 Honoree:
Lisa Anders, MBA '95
VP, Business Development
McKissack & McKissack

Women Leading Women is one of many events for women during Smith Women’s Week. Full list of activities.

Women Leading Women is hosted by the Office of Women and Diversity Programs at the Robert H. Smith School of Business in partnership with the A. James Clark School of Engineering and the College of Computer, Mathematical and Natural Sciences at the University of Maryland.

Find out more about Women Leading Women.

Join the conversation online at #WLW2016 and #SWW2016.

About the University of Maryland's Robert H. Smith School of Business

The Robert H. Smith School of Business is an internationally recognized leader in management education and research. One of 12 colleges and schools at the University of Maryland, College Park, the Smith School offers undergraduate, full-time and part-time MBA, executive MBA, online MBA, specialty master's, PhD and executive education programs, as well as outreach services to the corporate community. The school offers its degree, custom and certification programs in learning locations in North America and Asia.

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