EDUCATE

Learn through training catered to your career level.

Each quarter is designed to build out from a theme aligned with what our members tell us they need to learn more about. We start each quarter with a Leadership Luncheon (LL) keynote speaker. Then we dive deeper into the topic through 3 tiered Leadership Studies (LS). You pick your comfort level with the topic (beginning (LS1), middle (LS2), advanced (LS3). If you’re ready for something more intensive, discover one of our Leadership Tracks (LT) where you will be challenged with real-life leadership application. 

Leadership Luncheons

Leadership Studies

Leadership Tracks

Research

As an institute, it is important that our model be driven by research. We conduct internal and external research and collect from regional and national resources to inform our program curriculum. All objectives point back to evidence-based best practices for cultivating female leaders who shape culture.

Leadership Luncheons

Each quarter begins with a luncheon that features community, business, civic, or political leaders presenting information related to business and leadership. Register through our calendar.

Leadership Luncheons will return in 2021 once we can safely gather.

Leadership Studies

Each quarter you will be able to engage at a deeper level with the content presented over the course of 3 months. Our Studies are designed to offer beginning, middle and advanced content around a given quarterly theme.

As you identify your level of expertise, our presenters are here to challenge you in LS 1, LS 2, or LS 3 courses. 12 per year. Check out our calendar for future Studies. Register for our upcoming Study below.

Upcoming 

Leadership Study

About the session

Are you looking to make a pivot in your role or career? Self-awareness can help you discover your purpose and harness your gifts for meaningful transformation.

About the speaker

Stefanie Mansueto is a Jay Shetty Certified Coach and Market Executive for JPMorgan Chase in Chattanooga, TN. She has 15+ years of Relationship Management, Junior Talent mentorship and coaching, and Managerial experience. She recently completed her coaching certification through the Jay Shetty Certification school. She plans to utilize her gifts of listening, caring and connecting with people to transform the careers, businesses and lives of “busy” professionals.

Successful Career Pivot Panel

August 10th |11:30-12:30pm | Zoom

Upcoming 

Leadership Study

About the session

As women we do it all. But do we do it well? Through wins and losses we are able to become the best leaders as long as we embrace both. Through this session, Donna will share her insight on how you can embrace all you’ve endured and use that power to not only impact you personally as a leader but also the people around you.

About the speaker

Donna Elle Harrison is from Chattanooga and a graduate of CSAS. Donna is currently with Chattanooga Tourism Co. as the Director of Cultural Tourism and a Radio personality for Brewer Media Group. 10 years ago, she worked hard to achieve a goal that she is very proud of, losing 100lbs and being featured in Ebony magazine. She owns Donna’s D.I.V.A.s workout classes, is a Public Speaker and author of Smokin Cookies. Donna volunteers and sits on the boards of several organizations and is a proud member of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Inc. Her proudest accomplishment is her young man Brandon. She loves her hometown community and enjoys bringing out the best in others.

Successful Career Pivot Panel

August 24th |11:30-12:30pm | Zoom

Leadership Tracks 

These tracks are designed to be intensive courses geared to challenge your existing parameters in your leadership role. IF you are ready to grow personally, professionally and invest significant time, these 8-16 session courses are designed for you. We will be adding 1-2 courses per year through 2023.

Game ChangeHer

This unique program teaches you how to be a mentor in real-time through our partnership with Chattanooga Girls Leadrship Academy. 16 sessions over 9 months immerse you in self-discovery and hone your leadership skills. Nominations begin in May each year. Email us at info@cwli.org for more information.

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Civil Engagement

 

coming soon

Curriculum in development!

 

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