2013 Annual Sisters Empowering Sisters Conference

Lauretta M. Pierce
Lauretta M. Pierce, Keynote
Vanessa Williams
Vanessa Williams, Keynote
The 9th Annual Sisters Empowering Sisters Conference, held March 22-23, 2013, featured entrepreneur and domestic violence advocate Lauretta M. Pierce and actor, singer, writer, director Vanessa Williams.
 
Workshop facilitators and panelists included Saquota Reaves, Chelsea Willis, Kenneisha Reaves, Caly Givens, Kiesha Johnson, LaRhonda Ealey, Kristian Tull, Shantese Jones, Nichole Henry, Dr. Tiffani Bailey Lash, Dr. Tashni-Ann Dubroy, Dr.Griselda Rodriguez, Yaschia Kinsey, Major Francia I. Reed, Master Sergeant Elena Vega Castro, Julissa Wilson, The National Double Dutch League, Brazil Jackson, Valerie Copeland, Tuesday Esparza and Mariana Perez Martinez.

Over 125 girls from the Syracuse City School District took part in the 9th Annual SES Conference.

Selected Speakers

Caly Givens
Caly Givens
Chelsea Willis, SaQuota Reeves and Kenneisha Reaves
Chelsea Willis, SaQuota Reeves and Kenneisha Reaves
LaRhonda Ealey, Kiesha Johnson, Nichole Henry, Dr. Sheila Aird and Shantese Jones
LaRhonda Ealey, Kiesha Johnson, Nichole Henry, Dr. Sheila Aird and Shantese Jones
Dr. Tashni-Ann Dubroy and Dr. Tiffani Bailey Lash
Dr. Tashni-Ann Dubroy and Dr. Tiffani Bailey Lash
Conference Participants
Conference Participants
Conference Participant
Conference Participant
Major Francia I. Reed, Master Sergeant Elena Vega Castro and Julissa Wilson
Major Francia I. Reed, Master Sergeant Elena Vega Castro and Julissa Wilson
Mariana Martinez, Brazil Jackson, Valerie Copeland and Tuesday Esparza; Homeboy Industries
Mariana Martinez, Brazil Jackson, Valerie Copeland and Tuesday Esparza; Homeboy Industries
Members of the National Double Dutch League
Members of the National Double Dutch League

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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