Posted by Elena del Valle on October 28, 2008
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November 13-14, 2008 – Orlando, Florida
Join the National Hispana Leadership Institute (NHLI) for two days of professional and cutting edge leadership development, networking, education and inspiration; facilitated by some of the country’s most successful Latinas, top-level executives from both the public and private sectors, authors and fitness experts.
Featured panelists and speakers include: Alisa Valdes-Rodriguez, New York Times bestseller author of “Dirty Girls Social Club” and the recent “Dirty Girls on Top”; Congresswomen Loretta and Linda Sánchez co-authors of the memoir “Dream in Color: How the Sánchez Sisters are Making History in Congress”; Ysabel Duron, Anchor and Reporter at San Francisco’s KRON-TV 4, and renowned motivational speaker Consuelo Castillo Kickbusch, Founder & President of Educational Achievement Services.
Workshops include health and wellness, policy, professional development, leadership, business, and corporate tracks.
The gathering will culminate with the Mujer Awards Gala which pays tribute to the sustained lifetime achievements of three exceptional Hispanic women. This year’s honorees are Media Mogul and President of Galan Entertainment, Nely Galán, Dr. Angela Díaz, MD, MPH, a national leader, health advocate and Director Mount Sinai Adolescent Health Center in NY, and Rossana Rosado, Publisher and Chief Executive Officer of New York’s El Diario-La Prensa.
The National Hispana Leadership Institute NHLI is a national leadership development organization focused on future Latina leaders. Created in 1987 to address the disparity of representation of Latinas in leadership, NHLI’s mission is to develop Hispanas as ethical world leaders through training, professional development, relationship building, and community activism.
For an overview of the conference schedule and to register online, visit www.nhli.org