2016 Agenda

 

Friday, November 18th, 2016

Opening Reception featuring Salle Yoo, General Counsel for Uber Technologies. Private, invitation only event.

Heavy hors d'oeuvres to be served. Reception commences at 6:00 pm where all guest speakers, local professionals, and conference committee members are able to network and enjoy an evening showcasing the rich history and talent of Salem College and the greater Winston-Salem area.

 

Saturday, November 19th, 2016

8:30 am–9:00 am

REGISTRATION/ CONTINENTAL BREAKFAST

Elberson Fine Arts Center

9:00 am–9:10 am

WELCOME

D. E. Lorraine Sterritt, PhD

President

Salem Academy and College President

Hanes Auditorium

9:10 am–10:00 am

KEYNOTE SPEAKER

Salle Yoo

General Counsel

Uber Technologies

Hanes Auditorium

10:15 am–11:15 am

BREAK OUT SESSION ONE-attendees pick one of the following sessions upon registration.

 

 

 

 

  • BALANCING ACTS (PANEL)
    Moderator: 
    Sonny Haynes 
    Civil Litigation and Education Law Associate
    Womble Carlyle Sandridge & Rice LLP
    • Jessica Morel
      Assistant Conductor
      Winston-Salem Symphony
    • Nicole Cuellar
      Operations and Logistics Manager
      Uber Technologies
    • Miriam Delaney Heard
      Supervising Attorney
      Legal Aid North Carolina

 

  • ADVANCING PROFESSIONAL CONSCIOUSNESS
    • Jacquelyn Benton Moore
      Field Vice President
      GlaxoSmithKline

 

  • INVESTING IN YOUR FINANCIAL FUTURE
    • Tracie McMillion, CFA
      Head of Global Asset Allocation Strategy
      Wells Fargo Investment Institute
      Wells Fargo & Company

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

11:30 am–12:30 pm

BREAK OUT SESSION TWO-attendees pick one of the following sessions upon registration

 

 

  • BUILDING A NETWORK (PANEL)
    Moderator: 

    Sonny Haynes 
    Civil Litigation and Education Law Associate
    Womble Carlyle Sandridge & Rice LLP
    • Cheryl Lindsay, CDE
      Director, Human Resources & Inclusion/Diversity
      Hanesbrands, Inc.
    • Kandace Cooks
      Office Manager
      Uber Technologies
    • Jessica Kimble Burr
      Attorney
      Spilman Thomas & Battle, PLLC

 

  • BEYOND LEADERSHIP
    • Toacca Rutherford
      Managing Director for Consumer Business Bank & Auto Information Technology
      JPMorgan Chase & Co.

 

  • BODY LANGUAGE
    • Blanca Cobb
      Founder and CEO
      Truthblazer, LLC

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

12:45 pm–2:15 pm

Buffet Lunch with Keynote

  • Sharon Joyner-Payne
    EVP Corporate Communications and Great Teams!,
    Leader of Empowering Women Initiative, Inmar

Bryant Hall

2:30 pm-3:30 pm

Networking Forum

Student Center