Brunch with a Leader
Are you looking for a great networking opportunity?
Join us for a Lunch with a Leader! This series is held once a month. Students will sign up to meet with a prominent female leader from our community - whether she is from the area or a Bennie alumnae - who is breaking boundaries. Brunch is free and provided by the IWL.
Previous leaders from this year:
Judy Zimmer (Owner of Coachology.us)
Attorney Rachael Holthaus
Jessia Johnson (Manager of Marketing and Communications for United Way of Central Minnesota)
Leaders prior to 2014:
- Anousheh Ansari (first female private space explorer!)
- Anne-Marie Slaughter (former Director of policy Planning for the U.S. Department of State)
- Dr. Gina Wesley (CSB Alumne and owner, CEO and optometrist at Complete Eye Care in Medina, MN)
- MaryAnn Baenninger (CSB President), Sue Palmer (Vice President, CSB finance and administration) and Rita Knuesel (CSB/SJU Provost)
- Steph DeRuyck and Erin Sexton (CSB Alumnae)
- Michael Kimmel (Sociologist and leading researcher on masculinity)
- Betty Schnettler (director of partnership and services for United Way)