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Q & A With YWCA Women’s Leadership Institute Faculty Member: Connie Thackaberry

Wednesday, August 21, 2019

We want you to meet the amazing women of YWCA’s Women’s Leadership Institute. Get to know Women’s Leadership Institute Faculty Member, Connie Thackaberry, Support Services Manager at Thompson Hine LLP. Connie has been a part of the Women’s Leadership faculty for two years but she is also a graduate of the program. Apply by October… Continue Reading Q & A With YWCA Women’s Leadership Institute Faculty Member: Connie Thackaberry

Georgene Davison: Woman of Professional Excellence

Wednesday, August 21, 2019

Georgene Davison Marketing Operations Director Thompson Hine LLP Georgene drives results at Thompson Hine LLP though collaboration, strategic thinking, and positive motivation. In her role as Marketing Operations Director, she leads by example, “I strive to encourage and inspire others to be the best they can be in all that they do, work related or… Continue Reading Georgene Davison: Woman of Professional Excellence

Michelle Hervey: Woman of Professional Excellence

Thursday, August 8, 2019

Michelle Hervey Partner BakerHostetler The landscape of tax controversies and transaction is complex.  Michelle Hervey, a Partner at BakerHostetler, works hard navigating it all for her clients and colleagues.  Her colleague describes her as a leader and trusted adviser; her family describes her as “smart, fun and cool.” She focuses more on her analytical skills. … Continue Reading Michelle Hervey: Woman of Professional Excellence

YWCA USA: Preventing Gun Violence

Wednesday, August 7, 2019

Policy Recommendations To decrease gun violence for women and girls, particularly women and girls of color, YWCA USA endorses the following policy responses: Keep guns out of the hands of perpetrators of domestic violence, stalking, and other intimate partner violence Prohibit those convicted of domestic violence and stalking from obtaining firearms, as well as those… Continue Reading YWCA USA: Preventing Gun Violence

Sheila Trauernicht: Woman of Professional Excellence

Thursday, July 25, 2019

Sheila Trauernicht Cheif Communications Officer Westfield Insurance Sheila Trauernicht’s favorite piece of advice comes from Michelle Obama, who said “Failure is a feeling long before it is an actual result.”  That’s a powerful reminder to avoid being paralyzed by fear – if you’re afraid to do something, just do it afraid! As Westfield’s Chief Communications… Continue Reading Sheila Trauernicht: Woman of Professional Excellence

Jill Stevens: Woman of Professional Excellence

Thursday, July 25, 2019

Jill Stevens National Customer Service Leader Westfield Insurance With a life motto of “work hard, play hard, give back,” Jill Stevens of Westfield leads by example in all three of these areas.    As Westfield’s National Customer Service Leader, Jill’s role is to influence service and customer experience across the enterprise. Jill’s leadership style is to… Continue Reading Jill Stevens: Woman of Professional Excellence