WGS Program Director Speaks at Leadership Conference

Posted on 10/24/2019 1:47:50 PM

On Tuesday, October 22, 2019, History and Women's and Gender Studies professor Lynn Botelho participated in BNY Mellon’s annual leadership conference, Be the change:  Lead, Cultivate and Empower an Inclusive Workplace.

Botelho was invited because of WGS’ work with the Elephant in the Room Series. Her session, “Leadership Development: Embracing Change” included:

  • Heather Rice, Associate Professor, Slippery Rock University ,
  • Dave Silvester, Managing Director, Technology, BNY Mellon, and
  • Ellen Moran, Vice Chancellor for Strategic Communications & Marketing, University of Pittsburgh.

There were over 300 members of the Pittsburgh professional community, with half rom BNY Mellon and half from other Pittsburgh area businesses and non-profits.

Learn more about the event on the 2019 Pittsburgh Leadership Conference site.