Women Who Lead Conference

Women Who Lead (WWL) is a two-day leadership and career conference designed to enhance the personal, professional and academic leadership development of students at FIU. We achieve this by engaging students with experiences central to to diverse women and gender expansive people of all types including faculty, staff, alumni and professionals of all industries.

With Women Who Lead, we seek to:

  • Enhance participants' understanding and awareness about the scope of women and gender expansive people in leadership in our society today.
  • Provide participants with an opportunity to interact with and learn from women and gender expansive leaders in a variety of career fields.
  • Develop a greater understanding of the diversity of careers available in a variety of fields.
  • Assist our students in developing their personal leadership plan.

Information and dates for the 2023 Women Who Lead conference will be announced soon!

2022 Committee

Thank you to the 2022 planning committee for a powerful and insightful conference!

  • Erica Jayne Friedman
  • Rozeena Taylor
  • Kathleen Applyrs
  • Marquise Steward
  • Leslie Mejia-Acevedo
  • David Bynes
  • Laura Lopez Ramos
  • Marie Alexandra Cornelius
  • Destiny Washington
  • Jade Moten
  • Sophie Braga de Barros
  • Brianna Nellon
  • Annmarie Cooker
  • Carleen Vincent
  • Jacob Burns
  • Rhesia Lewis
  • Natalie Reymundo