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The Women in Leadership Program invites you to attend our series of speaker events for Spring 2021. In these thought-provoking sessions, senior executives will share their leadership experience, offer advice for aspiring young leaders and discuss issues around gender equity at work.

All speaker events will be held via Zoom on Tuesdays and Saturdays, PST.

These events are open to all students, faculty, staff, alumni, and friends of Cal State East Bay and the College of Business & Economics.

To RSVP, please select from the speakers below or contact us.

Upcoming Speakers

Kim Kaselionis

Kim Kaselionis (BSBA '85)

Managing Director - Destined

Tuesday, March 23, 7 pm PST

Shayna Whitley

Shayna Whitley (MA '16 Econ.)

Financial Reporting & Analysis Manager - PG&E

Tuesday, April 6, 7 pm PST

Emily He

Emily He

SVP, Marketing - Oracle

Tuesday, April 13, 7 pm PST

Neel Chartterjee

Neel Chatterjee

Partner - Goodwin Procter LLP

Tuesday, April 20, 7 pm PST

Sherri Madison

Sherri Madison

COO, Data Center Sales - Intel

Tuesday, April 27, 7 pm PST

Karen Colonias

Karen Colonias (MBA '88)

CEO, Simpson Manufacturing Co.

Tuesday, May 4, 7 pm PST

Past Speakers

CSUEB President Cathy Sandeen

Cathy Sandeen

President of Cal State East Bay
Lisa Im

Lisa Im (MBA '91)

Chief Executive Officer and Board Chair- Performant Financial
Mitesh Dhruv

Mitesh Dhruv

CFO - RingCentral

Jana Hunt

Jana Hunt (BA '94 Merchandise Marketing)

Consultant; Former Creative Director - The North Face

Hafiz Khoja Ruby Tamber

Hafiz Khoja (MBA '19) & Ruby Tamber

Talent Acquisition, Facebook

Evelyn Dilsaver

Evelyn Dilsaver (BSBA '77)

Independent Board Director
Auditing and Finance

Rayman Mathoda

Rayman Mathoda

CEO MedGenome USA,
Partner Emerge Life Sciences

Tammy Cameron

Tammy Cameron (BSBA '88)

SVP, Finance/HR & CFO
Intuity Medical


Amy Schioldager

Amy Schioldager (BSBA '89)

Board Member, AIG, Aperio, ICG; Former Sr. Managing Dir. - Blackrock

Colleen Aubrey

Colleen Aubrey

Vice President, Performance Advertising, Amazon

Nina Tran

Nina Tran (BSBA '91)

CFO, Veritas Investments

Mindy Wegner

Mindy Wegner

Founder of MindyMeets
Program Leader at Decker Communications


Tiffany Stevenson

Tiffany Stevenson

Chief Talent & Inclusion Officer,
Global Head of Communities at Box

Wenli Wang

Wenli Wang (MBA '95)

Partner in Charge, SF & Walnut Creek,
China Practice Leader - Moss Adams LLP

Traci Wade

Traci Wade

Sr Director, Diversity & Inclusion - Oracle

Mai Le

Mai Le (BSBA ’91, MBA ‘95)

VP, Last Mile Technologies, Amazon

Frances Mendez Kloes

Frances Mendez Kloes

Director, People Business Partner at Okta, Inc

Are you interested in joining us on our journey? As a mentor, sponsor or speaker?
Please contact the WIL Program Director Asha Rao 


Are you a non-profit looking to engage an aspiring leader in a community project?
Please contact us or fill out our interest form