Women in Leadership panel discussion to be held at CCAC Allegheny Campus on March 13

Article by: CCAC Public Relations

PITTSBURGH-In recognition of Women's History Month, a Women in Leadership panel discussion will be held at CCAC Allegheny Campus on Tuesday, March 13, from 12:00 p.m. to 1:30 p.m. in the Foerster Student Services Center auditorium lobby. The panelists, which include three CCAC faculty members and two CCAC students from diverse backgrounds, will discuss their unique experiences and share insights in the area of leadership.

Featured CCAC panelists include: Bridgette Golman, dean of Student Development; Kathy Kane, professor of Mathematics; Dr. Ebony English, professor of Social Work; and students Shailja Patel and Kimberly Foote. Moderator of the panel will be Darla Coleman, director, TRIO Student Support Services, which is sponsoring the event in conjunction with Allegheny Campus Student Life.

The panel discussion is presented by the CCAC Women's Empowerment Summit, which is being underwritten by the Eden Hall Foundation. Women's Empowerment Summit events are being held at all CCAC campuses and will culminate in a free conference designed to enhance the leadership and personal and professional potential of women. "What Does it Mean to 'Lean In?'" is the theme of this year's inaugural conference, which will be held at the Foerster Student Services Center on Allegheny Campus on Friday, April 6, from 9:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

The Women in Leadership panel discussion is open to the public and the media, including still/video cameras. A complimentary lunch will be provided at the event. CCAC Allegheny Campus is located at 808 Ridge Ave., Pittsburgh, PA 15212.

For more information, contact Darla Coleman at 412.237.2743 or dcoleman@ccac.edu.

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