2020 Speakers


Keynotes


Seth Godin

Seth Godin

SETH GODIN is the author of nineteen books that have been best-sellers around the world, and have been translated into more than thirty five la... Read Full Bio
Pat Mitchell

Pat Mitchell

PAT MITCHELL is a lifelong advocate for women and girls, is the co-founder, curator and host of TEDWomen. At every step of her career, Mitchell... Read Full Bio
Indra Nooyi

Indra Nooyi

INDRA NOOYI is the former chairman and CEO of PepsiCo. She directed the company’s global strategy for more than a decade and was the chief ar... Read Full Bio
Megan Rapinoe

Megan Rapinoe

MEGAN RAPINOE is a two-time World Cup Champion, and co-captain of the US Women’s National Team. She is a fan favorite, and one of the te... Read Full Bio
Danielle Weisberg & Carly Zakin

Danielle Weisberg & Carly Zakin

DANIELLE WEISBERG and CARLY ZAKIN are co-founders and co-CEOs of theSkimm, a membership company dedicated to helping millennial women live smar... Read Full Bio

Special Guest Speakers


Jessica Aguirre

Jessica Aguirre

JESSICA AGUIRRE is the 6:00 PM and 11:00 PM evening anchor at NBC Bay Area News, and an Emmy award-winning journalist. She has been a primetime... Read Full Bio
Laura Garcia

Laura Garcia

LAURA GARCIA anchors weekday mornings, Today In The Bay and Midday In The Bay alongside Marcus Washington. She is a multiple ... Read Full Bio
Laysha Ward

Laysha Ward

LAYSHA WARD is executive vice president and chief external engagement officer for Target, and a member of the company’s executive leadership ... Read Full Bio

Breakout Session Speakers


Ray Arata

Ray Arata

RAY ARATA is the founder of the Better Man Conference, a one-day event with resources, support, and community to engage men as allies in c... Read Full Bio
Shellye Archambeau

Shellye Archambeau

SHELLYE ARCHAMBEAU is an experienced CEO and board director with a track record of building brands, high performance teams, and organizations. ... Read Full Bio
Karina Bell

Karina Bell

KARINA CABRERA BELL is co-founder of OpenAccess, a talent strategy firm working with companies to close the gender equity gap in the workplace.... Read Full Bio
Rachana Bhide

Rachana Bhide

RACHANA BHIDE is an organizational psychologist and broadcasterShe is founder of The Corner of the Court Project... Read Full Bio
M. Tamra Chandler

M. Tamra Chandler

M. TAMRA CHANDLER is the founder and CEO of PeopleFirm LLC, one of Forbes magazine’s 2019 America’s Best Management C... Read Full Bio
Jean Chatzky

Jean Chatzky

JEAN CHATZKY launched HerMoney Media and HerMoney.com in 2018 to provide women with information about money they can a... Read Full Bio
Lida Citroën

Lida Citroën

LIDA CITROËN is an award-winning international reputation management and personal branding expert who designs and enhances the ... Read Full Bio
Susan Rietano Davey

Susan Rietano Davey

SUSAN RIETANO DAVEY is co-founder/owner of Prepare to Launch, LLC, a learn...
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Stacey Delo

Stacey Delo

STACEY DELO is the ceo of Après with a passion for making work for women. She spent 8 years as a journalist with the Wall Street Journal ... Read Full Bio
Vibha Dixit

Vibha Dixit

VIBHA DIXIT is the Encore Fellows Program director for the San Francisco and the East Bay region at Encore.org. The Encore Fellowships Pro... Read Full Bio
Tracy Dumas

Tracy Dumas

TRACY DUMAS is an associate professor of management and human resources at the Ohio State University’s Fisher College of Business, where she ... Read Full Bio
Dr. Candace Steele Flippin

Dr. Candace Steele Flippin

DR. CANDACE STEELE FLIPPIN is executive vice president and chief communications officer at First Horizon National Corporation. She is a me... Read Full Bio
Dr. Kristi Funk

Dr. Kristi Funk

DR. KRISTI FUNK is a board-certified breast cancer surgeon and expert in minimally invasive diagnostic and treatment methods for all types of b... Read Full Bio
Laura Garcia

Laura Garcia

LAURA GARCIA anchors weekday mornings, Today In The Bay and Midday In The Bay alongside Marcus Washington. She is a multiple ... Read Full Bio
Anne Grady

Anne Grady

ANNE GRADY is not your typical motivational speaker. She is a best-selling author, two-time TEDx speaker, trainer, survivor, optimist, inspirer... Read Full Bio
Minda Harts

Minda Harts

MINDA HARTS is a well-connected, sought after speaker and thought-leader, frequently speaking on topics of advancing women of color, leadership... Read Full Bio
Fran Hauser

Fran Hauser

FRAN HAUSERis a celebrated media executive, startup investor, best-selling author and expert in women's leadership. She's held senior positions... Read Full Bio
Amanda Healy

Amanda Healy

AMANDA HEALY is an award-winning marketing leader, social media expert, and national speaker. She currently acts as head of brand marketin... Read Full Bio
Michelle King

Michelle King

MICHELLE KING is a leading global expert in gender and organizations, with significant international experience advancing women in innovat... Read Full Bio
Nataly Kogan

Nataly Kogan

NATALY KOGAN is the creator of the Happier Method™ and an entrepreneur, speaker, and author. Her mission is to help millions of people improv... Read Full Bio
David Marquet

David Marquet

DAVID MARQUET is a student of leadership and organizational design, former nuclear submarine commander, and author of the Amazon number one bes... Read Full Bio
Nola Masterson

Nola Masterson

NOLA MASTERSON works with Board Wise and serves clients on governance practices, as well as coaches directors and aspirational directors. She i... Read Full Bio
Audrey Mcloghlin

Audrey Mcloghlin

AUDREY McLOGHLIN is the CEO and founder of retail brands Frank & Eileen, and Grayson. A former engineer turned serial entrepreneur, sh... Read Full Bio
Laura Okmin

Laura Okmin

LAURA OKMIN is the founder of GALVANIZE, an organization that conducts seminars around the country, teaching participants to build their o... Read Full Bio
Denise Peck

Denise Peck

DENISE PECK is passionate about helping Asian professionals to reach their aspirational career goals through mentoring, teaching, public s... Read Full Bio
Sam Rapoport

Sam Rapoport

SAM RAPOPORT is senior director of football development with the National Football League. Rapoport spearheads programming ... Read Full Bio
Erica Williams Simon

Erica Williams Simon

ERICA WILLIAMS SIMON is a social critic, author, host and CEO of Sage House, a company that creates spaces and content to surface wisdom a... Read Full Bio
Amy Jen Su

Amy Jen Su

AMY JEN SU is managing partner and co-founder of Paravis Partners. For two decades, she has been an executive coach working with CEOs, executiv... Read Full Bio
Laysha Ward

Laysha Ward

LAYSHA WARD is executive vice president and chief external engagement officer for Target, and a member of the company’s executive leadership ... Read Full Bio
Esther Wojcicki

Esther Wojcicki

ESTHER WOJCICKI is a leading American educator, journalist, and mother. A leader in blended learning and the integration of technology int... Read Full Bio

Small Business Roundtable


Emily Meghan Morrow Howe

Emily Meghan Morrow Howe

EMILY MEGHAN MORROW HOWE is a management consultant whose expertise is helping tech companies and other male-majority organizations advance wom... Read Full Bio
Heather Lazare

Heather Lazare

HEATHER LAZARE is an independent editorial and publishing consultant who specializes in editing adult fiction, specifically historical fic... Read Full Bio
Adonica Shaw

Adonica Shaw

ADONICA SHAW is a marketing professional with several additional years of experience in business development and strategic partnerships. Prior ... Read Full Bio

Exhibit Hall Speakers


Amanda Healy

Amanda Healy

AMANDA HEALY is an award-winning marketing leader, social media expert, and national speaker. She currently acts as head of brand marketin... Read Full Bio