Agenda for August 31ST, 2017
Where : Etna Brewing Company Tap House: Yreka
When : 5:30-7:00
- Bethany Mueller, Communications Manager, Siskiyou Economic Development: The Gender Gap in the Third Sector: Challenges women face to executive leadership roles and dynamic solutions to promote women leaders. Bethany will share her capstone project in obtaining her graduate degree from Saint Mary’s University of Minnesota.
Overview: Bethany’s presentation will overview the gender gap in relation to leadership in the nonprofit sector. Despite the gross overrepresentation of women throughout the sector there continues to be an underrepresentation of women in executive leadership across the sector; leadership positions include staff at all levels and board positions. Challenges to women in the nonprofit sector while identifying effective strategies to promote women leaders. Strategies for diversifying leadership that strengthens and promotes women and underrepresented groups in the workplace and the boardroom.
- Megan Peterson: The FlixxFest! Megan is the primary developer of the third year of this highly successful event in Fort Jones in September. Megan will be providing a sneak peek at some of the amazing films and their stars and directors. She may even have some tickets with her. This is going to be a sellout again!