Women’s LeadHERship Lunch

Tuesday, November 14, 2023

Thank you to everyone who attended our Inaugural LeadHERship Lunch.

Thank you to our Sponsors:

Rogers & Hollands
Beermann LLP/ Colleen Breems
Nina Owen
Altair Advisors
Kristin Bernhard
Regina Wootton
Laura Anderson
Ruth Nelson
LGIM America
Headlands Tech
Kamaria Campbell
Anna Musci
Sarah Kimmer
Mary Maher
Jax Turyna Fetters
Heather Gardner

Interested in becoming a sponsor for 2024 LeadHERship Lunch? Contact our Fundraising Director for more information.

Click here to learn more about Sponsorship opportunities.

You may also schedule a call with our Fundraising Director. 

Photography provided by Jim A. Cabrera Photography


2023 Event Details

Download the 2023 LeadHERship Lunch Program Here

Date: Tuesday, November 14th

Time: 11:30am – 1:30pm

Location: University Club

2023 Theme:  “Leading through Change: Navigating What’s Next for Women at Work.”

The COVID-19 pandemic, advances in technology like artificial intelligence, and evolving policies regarding reproductive rights have disrupted the job landscape and sparked critical conversations about women and the future of work. In these changing and uncertain times, how can women prepare themselves to lead? Join our dynamic panelists for an enlightening discussion about the mindset, tools, and skills needed to navigate these and other changes confidently, no matter where you are on your career journey.


Sara Feigenholtz, State Senator, Illinois

Stacey Kole, Clinical Professor of Economics, Chicago Booth

Fiona McEntee, Managing Attorney, McEntee Law Group, and Partner, American Dream Fund

Betsy Ziegler, CEO of 1871

Moderated by Tracy L. Brown, Chief Content Officer, Chicago Public Media