Thu, Nov 07|
Knoxville Museum of Art
Advocacy Forum III
Access to Postsecondary Education: A snapshot of women in Tennessee now and a look toward the future
Time & Location
Nov 07, 2019, 5:00 PM – 7:15 PM
Knoxville Museum of Art, 1050 World's Fair Park Dr., Knoxville, TN 37916, USA
About The Event
Join us as we gather to learn from a panel of women in leadership about the status of women in Tennessee, the role of postsecondary education, as well as the resources and messages that can encourage women and girls to pursue education after high school.
Opening Remarks: Mayor Madeline Rogero - City of Knoxville
Guest Panelists Include: Shanna Singh Hughey – President, Think Tennessee, Krissy DeAlejandro – Executive Director, tnAchieves; Renee Kelly, Cheif of Staff, Knox County Schools; Dr. Penny Schwinn, TN Commissioner of Education; Kori Lautner, Community Schools Resource Coordinator, Lonsdale Elementary; and Vrondelia Chandler, Executive Director and CEO, Project ?GRAD Knoxville.