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Power Rising: Celebrating Black Women’s Leadership in NYC

At the intersection of Black History Month and Women’s History Month, women.nyc is hosting a panel discussion to highlight the historic representation of Black women in influential roles in NYC, setting an example of how a city’s leadership can and should reflect its diverse population. Moderated by NYCEDC Chief Strategy Officer Lindsay Greene, “Power Rising” will be a candid discussion with the City’s new leaders on their respective paths to become changemakers. Please joins us for this inspiring conversation crafted for an audience of public servants on their own leadership journeys.

When: Monday, February 28 from 4 – 5 p.m.
Where: Webex

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This virtual event will have an attendance limit, so please confirm your registration today.

Speakers Include

Maria Torres-Springer
(Opening Remarks)  Deputy Mayor for Economic & Workforce Development


Lindsay S. Greene
(Moderator) – Chief Strategy Officer, New York City Economic Development Corporation

Adrienne E. Adams – Speaker of the New York City Council

Anne Williams-Isom – Deputy Mayor for Health & Human Services

Dawn M. Pinnock – Commissioner, NYC Department of Citywide Administrative Services

Chaplain Ingrid Lewis-Martin – Chief Advisor to Mayor Eric Adams

Vanessa L. Gibson – Bronx Borough President

Click here to learn more about our distinguished panelists.

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