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Find Your Voice, Women's Business Workshop to be Held March 8

Central Washington University's College of Business and the Women in Business Club is hosting their annual professional development event "Find Your Voice " on March 8 from 12 to 3:30 p.m. The workshop is designed for women who are or soon to be in the workforce and is offered as part of International Women’s Day. Registration for the conference is free for all members of CWU. Register online.

Many of this year's speakers started as CWU students. The accomplished alumna return to bring their experience from a wide range of career paths and experience including a chief financial officers, president and CEO, and senior program manager.

Below is an agenda and list of speakers.

12 p.m.   Keynote
"Change is Okay" -- Cathy Reines, CEO & Founder, Koz Development

1 p.m.     Concurrent Workshops

      "Practicing Assertiveness" -- Danielle Murcray, CFO, AttackIQ
      "Setting Boundaries & Managing Burnout" -- Julie Back, Advisor & Principal, Private Ocean

2 p.m.     Concurrent Workshops

      "Balancing Work & Life Balance" -- Rhoda Milam, Vice Chair, CWU College of Business Leadership Board
      "Professional vs. Personal Identities" -- Brandy Peters-Mayer, Senior Program Manager, Microsoft

 3 p.m.    "5 for 5" - Panel of 5 CWU alumni, faculty and students 

Media Contact: Dawn Alford, Department of Public Affairs,, 509-963-1484