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WLEAD Speaker Series

Speaker Series

Each month, we invite respected professionals from our communities to share personal and professional insights with our employees at the Speaker Series event.

Interested in being a part of the conversation?

Attend or present at one of our Speaker Series events!

Please Be Patient

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Thank you for your patience as we confirm our Future Presenter's upcoming event date and time. Please check back with us.

If you'd like to consider sharing your professional insights that are meaningful to our communities and business in Alaska, we invite you to reach out to us as a potential presenter at a Speaker Series' event.

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Our special thanks to these and other past presenters who graciously shared their time and unique perspectives on a wide variety of professional topics.

  • LuAnn Piccard, Chair, Project Management Department, UAA - View Presentation
  • Julie Dale, Manager Prevention & Education, STAR - View Presentation
  • Celeste Hodge Growden, President and CEO, Alaska Black Caucus - View Presentation
  • Theresa Lyons, CEO, Young Womens Club of America (YWCA)
  • Michelle Egan, Chief Communications Officer, Alyeska Pipeline
  • Emily Edenshaw, Executive Director, Alaska Native Heritage Center
  • Bill Popp, President & CEO, Anchorage Economic Development Corporation
  • Air Force Col. Patricia Csank, Commander of JBER and 673d Air Base Wing
  • Ella Gross, CEO, Providence Alaska Medical Center
  • Lise Falskow, President & CEO, Alaska World Affairs Council
  • Neal Fried, Economist, State of Alaska
  • Linda Leary, Principal of Linda Leary Consulting and Founder of Fishe┬« Wear

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