High Water Women and 85 Broads: Transforming you Career for Public Service
New York, NY • May 20, 2013
High Water Women and 85 Broads are please to invite you to a discussion with accomplished women who have transformed private sector careers for public service. Register today Date: Monday, May 20t...
Monday, May 20, 2013 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM EDTReed Smith
599 Lexington Avenue
New York, NY 10022
High Water Women and 85 Broads are please to invite you to a discussion with accomplished women who have transformed private sector careers for public service.
Date: Monday, May 20th;Time: 6-8PM
Location: Reed Smith 599 Lexington Avenue 22nd fl. 52nd St.
Panel discussion with:
Reshma Saujani is the founder of Girls Who Code and is a candidate for New York City Public Advocate. She was previously the Deputy Public Advocate at the Office of the New York City Public Advocate. Saujani worked at the law firm Davis Polk & Wardwell after law school and handled asylum cases on a pro bono basis. Prior to running for Congress, Saujani was the deputy general counsel at Fortress Investment Group.
Julie Menin is running for Manhattan Borough President and is the former Chairperson of Community Board 1 in Lower Manhattan, small business owner and regulatory attorney and a well-known advocate for helping Manhattan small businesses recover after the 9/11 attacks. Menin has worked as a senior regulatory attorney at Colgate-Palmolive and a regulatory attorney at Wiley, Rein & Fielding in Washington DC. In the fall of 2009, Menin launched her own talk show, Give and Take, which aired on NBC’s 24-hour cable network in major markets around the country.
Diana Taylor launched a career in the public sector in 1966 and became assistant secretary to then Governor George Pataki, after briefly working for Keyspan Energy and serving as the chief financial officer of the Long Island Power Authority. In 2003, Taylor was appointed to head the New York State Banking Department and was Chairwoman of the New York State Banking Board. In 2007, she left public service to become managing director at Wolfensohn Fund Management.
Page Hopkins of MSNBC First Look and NBC Early Today will moderate.
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