An amazing array of speakers will inspire and enrich your leadership. Together we make an impact on women and men seeking jobs and economic independence.
2019 Annual Conference Speakers Coming Soon!
2018 Friday Keynote: Teresa Hill, Executive Coach, Facilitator and Consultant
Teresa Hill is a leadership-development consultant with extensive multi-sector experience gained working in Europe, Asia and the US. She has consulted and worked with senior business leaders and HR professionals to deliver development experiences that bring about sustainable change and deliver exceptional performance. Learn more about Teresa.
2018 Saturday Keynote: Jasmine E. Sessoms, Founder/CEO, She Can Win
Jasmine E. Sessoms is the founder and CEO of She Can Win, a movement that provides training and resources for women who are interested in running for political office. Since its inception, She Can Win has managed to get a plethora of women from all parties elected. Today, the She Can Win brand is expanding, providing a platform for women who are interested in both Public Affairs and Government Relations. An advocate for civic leadership, Jasmine has made it her mission to empower women. This includes taking the “Everyday woman” and strategizing ways to attain equal representation in-office. Not to mention, she has created a platform that fosters a sisterhood for women who want to see change in the political arena. Learn more about Jasmine.
2018 Annual Conference Speakers
Fontaine Gutierrez, Business Specialistat Philadelphia Youth Network
Nick Kril, Program Manager, Career Wardrobe
Jessica Rennard, Program Manager at Jomar Textiles and Online Sales Consultantfor Career Wardrobe
Kimi Pryor, Merchandising Program Coordinatorat Career Wardrobe
Storytelling for Impact
Luncheon Keynote: Are you the Leader you really want to be?
Staff Development and Engagement
Fundraising Speed-Dating Session
Health Insurance for Nonprofits
Legal/Tax Compliance: Insurance Needs for Nonprofits
Volunteer Management: Directing Altruism (Panel)
Self Care for Nonprofit Professionals
Sheri K. Cole, Executive Director, Career Wardrobe + 2018 National Conference Host and Co-Chair
Sheri Cole is Executive Director of Career Wardrobe, a founding ACDN member that provides professional clothing and job search education to 5,000 people in the Philadelphia region annually.
Tamara Pitts, Board Member, Alliance of Career Development Nonprofits + 2018 National Conference Co-Chair
Tamara Pitts is a Senior Traffic and Safety Engineer at the Missouri Department of Transportation in Highway Safety & Traffic Division. Tamara also a part-time teacher Sylvan Learning Center and Sales Associate at Lane Bryant. Her current volunteer commitments include: Board Member of the Alliance of Career Development Nonprofits and High School Youth Leader at Evangel Church. Tamara is honored to be a part of the ACDN Community and lead the 2018 ACDN National Conference planning efforts. She has a B.S. in Civil Engineering from Iowa State University and current resides in Kansas City, Missouri.