Gretchen Carlson Leadership Initiative Regional Summit

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On April 6, 2019, AIT brought the Gretchen Carlson Leadership Initiative (GCLI) to Cincinnati, OH. The event was sponsored by EY, P&G, and supported by Kroger. We partnered with Black Career Women’s Network, Cincinnati USA Regional Chamber, Greater Cincinnati Homeless Coalition, League of Women Voters of the Cincinnati Area, Ohio Alliance to End Sexual Violence, Ohio Justice and Policy Center, Shelterhouse, Women’s Fund of the Greater Cincinnati Foundation, Women Helping Women, Women of Cincy, Xavier University, and YWCA of Greater Cincinnati.

Featured speakers included Deanna Bass (Executive Director Global Diversity and Inclusion, P&G), Julia Figueroa-Gardner (Bilingual Outreach Advocate, Women Helping Women), Representative Catherine D. Ingram (Ohio General Assembly),  Judge Heather Russell (Hamilton County Municipal Court), Shandra Witherspoon (Vice President of Programming, Women Helping Women) and other extraordinary women leading change in Dallas and beyond.  The speakers inspired attendees with stories of how they overcame hardship in order to make a difference in their communities, as well as actionable steps to take in order to get involved.