2012 Annual Sisters Empowering Sisters Conference

Bre'ly Evans
Bre'ly Evans, Keynote
Wendy Palmer
Wendy Palmer, Keynote

The 8th Annual Sisters Empowering Sisters Conference, held March 23-24, 2012, featured WNBA All Star Wendy Palmer and actress Bre’ly Evans.

Workshop facilitators and panelists included Tiffany Bender, Kaira Cooper, Shanice Renee, Dr. Donna Thomas, Shane Jones, Brittany Brathwaite, Aduke Watts, Latanya Blassingame-Hall, Mariah Miller, Shanelle Drakeford, Ashlei Tinsley, CraShonda McLaren, Tiarra Currie, Artesia Balthrop, Kiesha Johnson, Denise Figueroa, Brittany Jeter, Michele Cantos, Yolanda Seegars, Natalie Venegas, Krystal Lopez, Selena Amado and Elaine Wardlaw.

Over 125 girls from the Syracuse City School District took part in the 8th Annual SES Conference.

Selected Speakers

SES participants and students from the New American School in Haiti
SES participants and students from the New American School in Haiti
Panelists include: Kaira Cooper, Tiffany Bender, Shanice Renee
Panelists include: Kaira Cooper, Tiffany Bender, Shanice Renee
Panelists include: Latanya Blassingame-Hall, Mariah Miller, Shanelle Drakeford, Ashlei Tinsley, CraShonda McLaren, Tiarra Currie
Panelists include: Latanya Blassingame-Hall, Mariah Miller, Shanelle Drakeford, Ashlei Tinsley, CraShonda McLaren, Tiarra Currie
Panelists include: Dr. Donna Thomas, Shane Jones, Brittany Brathwaite
Panelists include: Dr. Donna Thomas, Shane Jones, Brittany Brathwaite
Facilitator Aduke Watts
Facilitator Aduke Watts
Panelists include: Artesia Balthrop and Kiesha Johnson
Panelists include: Artesia Balthrop and Kiesha Johnson
Presenters include: Chantell Jackson, Denise Figueroa, Brittany Jeter, Michele Cantos, Brittany Brathwaite
Presenters include: Chantell Jackson, Denise Figueroa, Brittany Jeter, Michele Cantos, Brittany Brathwaite
Panelists include: Natalie Venegas, Krystal Lopez, Selena Amado, Elaine Wardlaw
Panelists include: Natalie Venegas, Krystal Lopez, Selena Amado, Elaine Wardlaw

The Sisters Empowering Sisters Conference has changed my life; this program has given me a reason to look towards my future.
-- Sofia, 10th grade

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