Women Helping Women

The Summit is a collaborative and community-based event. Attendees comprise a mix of local business owners, community members, TCNJ students, faculty, staff, and more. We look forward to fostering new relationships and connecting our ever evolving network of women leaders.

Click Here To Purchase


9:15 a.m. – Opening Remarks

  • Kathryn A. Foster, President, The College of New Jersey
  • Kathryn Jervis, Dean, School of Business, The College of New Jersey

9:30 a.m. – Keynote

  • Laura Huang, Harvard Business School Professor, Author of EDGE: Turning Adversity into Advantage

10:40 a.m. – Workshops

  • “How to cultivate and foster diversity and cultural responsiveness in your workplace,” Alberto Carbonilla, Professor of Cross-cultural Management, TCNJ
  • “How to cultivate and foster diversity and cultural responsiveness in your personal life,” Marvin A. Carter, Ed.SDirector of Intercultural Engagement and Inclusion, TCNJ

11:10 a.m. – Workshop Breakout Discussions

  • Personal discussion facilitators: Chanelle Lester, JD, MBA Director, The College of New Jersey School of Business and Tammy Tibbetts ‘07 Co-Founder & CEO, She’s the First, TCNJ Trustee
  • Workplace discussion facilitators: Ivonne Cruz, Executive Director, Student Success & Retention and Tamara Ibezim ’12, Vice President in the Global Risk Management Organization, Bank of America Merrill Lynch

1 p.m. – Student Session

  • “Networking and Navigating Through Covid and Technology”
  • This session is sponsored by Johnson & Johnson.