CONNECT. UNITE. TRANSFORM!
The Junior League of Memphis welcomes all women to join us for our 4th annual community-focused, leadership conference—the Memphis Women’s Summit. The summit will span themes of professional, personal and community leadership to invigorate and empower us to elevate Memphis.
The one-day event includes: breakout sessions with local leaders, vendor booths focused on women’s issues and interests, a luncheon featuring a panel of top female leaders in Memphis and a keynote address. The Memphis Women's Summit is the only event dedicated to developing and empowering women.
Presented by Junior League of Memphis
The Memphis Women’s Summit supports the mission of the Junior League of Memphis to create stronger communities by helping women reach their full potential as leaders. Learn More About Junior League of Memphis.
2019 Keynote Speaker
Dominique Dawes is an Olympic Gold Medalist, three-time Olympian, brand ambassador and motivational speaker. She is the only American gymnast to medal at three different Olympic Games in the team competition and the first African-American gymnast to win an Olympic Gold medal. Dominique paved the way for other young African-American gymnasts to strive for Olympic glory, including 2012 Olympic All-Around Gold Medalist Gabrielle Douglas. At the 1996 Atlanta Games, Dominique became the first female African-American gymnast to win an individual medal, capturing bronze with her floor exercise performance, helping solidify her place in the USOC Hall of Fame.
2019 SUMMIT SPEAKERS
The Memphis Women’s Summit will feature local female visionaries and leaders who’ll share their expertise on a wide range of subjects — all focused on galvanizing women to elevate Memphis.
Global Citizenship Manager, FedEx
The Power of Women Leaders
Top Memphis women executives across diverse industries will come together for an informative and lively discussions about defining traits and accentuating strengths of women in leadership roles.
Evening News Anchor WMC Action News 5
Senior Vice President and Chief Human Resources Officer
Regional One Health
President and CEO
Associate Vice President for Educational Initiatives
University of Memphis
Girls Scouts Heart of the South
breakout session speakers
Vice President Human Resources, International Paper
Nexus Class of 2017
Director, NEXUS Leaders, Inc.
President and Senior Advisor, Fish & Associates
Co-Founder and Principal, LEO Events
Dr. LaShaunda Massey
The Honeybee's Lifestyle
Nonprofit Consultant, Gaskill Strategies
CEO, Polished Consulting
President Emeritus, New Memphis Institute
Dr. Audrey Townsel
Certified Professional Coach
Jen Frank Coaching
West Cancer Center