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2019 Women’s Leadership Summit

2019 Women’s Leadership Summit


The 9th Annual Women’s Leadership Summit hosted by the TCNJ School of Business will took place on Wednesday, November 6, 2019. The keynote speaker, Valerie Young, will present, “Why Capable People Suffer From Impostor Syndrome and How to Thrive in Spite of It.” REGISTER TODAY!

Keynote Speaker

Dr. Young is an internationally recognized expert on impostor syndrome. She has spoken to hundreds of thousands people at such diverse organizations as Apple, Boeing, Merck, IBM, Intel, Facebook, Microsoft, Chrysler, BP, Blizzard Entertainment, NASA, Society of Women Engineers, and Women in Trucking. She’s also been a guest speaker for students, faculty, and administrators at over 85 colleges and universities including Harvard, Stanford, MIT, Cal Tech, Carnegie Mellon, and Oxford. Valerie is also the author of an award-winning book, The Secret Thoughts of Successful Women: Why Capable People Suffer from Impostor Syndrome and How to Thrive in Spite of It (Random House) now available in five languages and her advice has appeared in dozens of major media outlets around the world including BBC radio, CNN Money, Time, Newsweek, Science, O magazine, and the Sydney Morning Herald.

Student Session

Student Session with Valerie Young Ed.D., 10:30am-11:45am, Education 115. The free student session is sponsored by Women in Business. The session is open to TCNJ students of all majors. Email to register.

Dress for Success Mercer County

The Women’s Leadership Summit is proud to partner with Dress for Success Mercer County for the 2019 event. We ask attendees to bring business appropriate gently used or new jewelry, shoes, handbags, coats, gloves, and hats on the day of the event. All items must be in good condition, no rips, tears, visible scuffs, worn down heels, etc.

2019 Women’s Leadership Summit Sponsors

  • Student Session Sponsor Johnson & Johnson, Women in Business
  • Additional sponsorship is provided by The School of Business; and America’s Small Business Development Center at TCNJ

Opportunities for 2019 sponsorship are available!

For additional information or questions, please email Nicole Beagin, or call 609-771-2567.

TCNJ Faculty, Staff and Alumni

A registration discount is available for TCNJ faculty, staff and alumni. Please email Nicole Beagin, for more information.

Women’s Leadership Summit Committee

The TCNJ Women’s Leadership Summit Committee consists of: Tammy Lynn Dieterich, Chair, Assistant Dean of the School of Business; Lorraine Allen, Regional Director of America’s Small Business Development Center at TCNJ; Noel Capuano ’88, Senior Manager at Friedman LLP; Jennifer Graf ’96 Head of Operations for Renaissance Technologies, LLC; Denise Spirito, Graphic Design Director, P9; Stephanie Horner, Assistant to the Dean, School of Business, and the School of Business; and Nicole Beagin, Communications Specialist for the School of Business.

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The College of New Jersey
Education Building,Room 212
2000 Pennington Road
Ewing, NJ 08628

Questions? Contact Communications Specialist, Nicole Beagin, or 609-771-2567.

Read about previous Women’s Leadership Summits at The College of New Jersey here: 2018, 2017, 2016, 2015, 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011.

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