Spoken Poetry: Women on the Brink in Verse
Lovely Umayam, Poet, WriteGirl
Moderated by: Jean Chatzky, Financial Editor, NBC Today
Patsy Doerr, Global Head of Diversity and Inclusion, Thomson Reuters
Ellen Galinsky, President and Co-Founder, Families and Work Institute
Eduardo Padrón, President, Miami Dade College
Jean Chatzky is Financial Editor for NBC Today.
Patsy Doerr is Global Head of Diversity and Inclusion at Thomson Reuters.
Ellen Galinsky, President and Co-Founder of Families and Work Institute (FWI) helped establish the field of work and family life during the time she was at Bank Street College of Education, where she was on the faculty for twenty-five years. Her more than forty-five books and reports include the best selling Mind in the Making: The Seven Essential Life Skills Every Child Needs, Ask The Children, the now classic The Six Stages of Parenthood and the highly acclaimed Workflex: The Essential Guide to Effective and Flexible Workplaces.
An American by choice, Eduardo Padrón arrived in the United States as a refugee at the age of 15. Since 1995, he has served as President of Miami Dade College (MDC), the largest institution of higher education in America with more than 165,000 students. He is credited with elevating MDC into a position of national prominence among the best and most recognized U.S. colleges and universities. An economist by training, Dr. Padrón earned his Ph.D. from the University of Florida.