Celebrating and honoring the legacy of Sally Ride, the first American woman to fly in space, Women in Leadership brings together trailblazers who have shattered barriers and paved the way for women across the globe. Through a candid and timely discussion, the distinguished panel will share their personal stories and vision on how women can help lead our nation to a better future.

Women in Leadership Event 2019
Date: Wednesday, May 22, 2019
Location: UC San Diego, Price Center
Doors Open: 6:00 PM
Event Begins: 6:30 PM

Meet Our 2019 Panelists

Sylvia Acevedo
Chief Executive Officer, Girls Scouts of the USA

A life-long Girl Scout, Sylvia Acevedo was appointed CEO of Girl Scouts of the USA in May 2017, having served as a member of the GSUSA Board of…

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Chelsea Clinton
Vice Chair, Clinton Foundation

As vice chair of the Clinton Foundation, Chelsea Clinton works to drive its vision and programmatic objectives with the goal of…

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Jedidah Isler, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Physics and Astronomy at Dartmouth College

Jedidah Isler’s scientific research explores the physics of blazars, supermassive black holes at the…

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Meet Our 2019 Moderator

Lynn Sherr
Journalist and Author

Award-winning broadcaster and author Lynn Sherr spent more than thirty years with ABC News, covering a wide range of stories – from women’s issues and social change to investigative reports, politics and the space program – at “20/20” and World News.

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