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Women Who Lead Conference

Women Who Lead Conference

Women Who Lead (WWL) is a two day leadership & career conference designed to enhance the personal, professional & 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 participant’s understanding & awareness about the scope of womenand gender expansive people in leadership in our society today.
  • Provide participants with an opportunity to interact with & 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.



March 15-16, 2022


GC Ballrooms





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


The Women's Center at FIU would like to thank the following for their gracious contributions towards the conference:

  • Division of Academic and Student Affairs
  • Student Government Association