Building a Gender-Equal World
Join us for our annual Women in Leadership panel discussion. Four incredible women share their stories of how they got to where they are today, plus they discuss the current state of the workplace today.
They also discuss:
- The unique challenges faced by women of color in leadership
- Pay equity and the role every organization must play
- How to promote yourself in the workplace in tough situations
Minda Harts is the CEO of The Memo LLC, a career development platform for women of color. She is the best-selling author of The Memo: What Women of Color Need to Know To Secure A Seat At The Table. Minda is an Assistant Professor at NYU Wagner. She has been featured on MSNBC's Morning Joe, Fast Company, The Guardian, and Time Magazine. Frequently speaks at companies like Microsoft, Levi's, Google, and Bloomberg on topics such as Leadership, Managing Diverse Teams and Self-Advocacy. She also hosts a weekly podcast called Secure the Seat.
Elena Valentine is an expert in leveraging video stories in the workplace. Her team at Skill Scout has built a world class media company, and she was recently named “HR Superhero of the Year” by DisruptHR Chicago. She is also the co-founder of Mezcla Media Collective, a non-profit that elevates women filmmakers of color. Next up for Elena and her team is the Humans@Work documentary series that shares stories of people who find passion and meaning in their work.
Trish McFarlane is the CEO/ Principal Analyst of H3 HR Advisors. Trish is a former HR executive, HCM product leader, and analyst with over 20 years of experience in Big 4 public accounting, PR, healthcare, manufacturing and IT. She is the author of the popular HR Ringleader blog and co-host of the most listened to HR industry podcast, the HR Happy Hour. Trish recently released her 2019 HCM Trends Report where she and colleagues with the HR Federation identified where the industry is headed.
Stacey Harris is the Vice President of Research and Analytics at Sierra-Cedar where she oversees their industry research work, including the esteemed Annual HR Systems Survey and White Paper, now in its 22nd year. She also sits on the IHIRM Board of Directors, overseeing strategy and education in her role as Vice Chair. Stacey is listed in HR Examiners 2019 Top 100 HR Tech Influencers list and is a frequent speaker at HR events both in the U.S. and abroad and co-hosts the HR Tech Weekly Radio Show at HR Examiner.com.