Bostontalks: Fearless Females
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Thursday, November 14, 2019
Who runs the world? Women! Come celebrate and hear from some of the fearless females who are trailblazers in their fields.
President of the Boston City Council, representing District 4
After serving as District 4 Boston City Councilor for just one term, Andrea was unanimously elected by her peers to be Boston City Council president. She is the first African American woman to hold this leadership position.
Partner at Deloitte & Touche LLP
Susan has over 28 years of public accounting experience and has specialized in the financial services industry. As an expert and a leader within the industry, Susan has been a great mentor to women and has supported women’s efforts to gain more visibility on boards.
Historian and Author of She the People
Jen discusses some of the local groundbreaking women throughout history who have blazed trails for women’s equality.
BostonTalks: Fearless Females is Hosted by WGBH News Senior Editor Stephanie Leydon
Stephanie works with reporters to develop television stories and contributes timely features to all WGBH platforms, including the nightly news and public affairs television program Greater Boston, 89.7 FM Boston’s Local NPR and WGBHNews.org.
BostonTalks is WGBH’s smarter happy hour. It’s smarter because we feature three short talks, and it’s happy hour because the entire event takes place in a bar-like setting with lots of casual conversation. BostonTalks Happy Hour is a networking-style event with limited seating.
You must be at least 21 with a valid ID to attend this event. Beer, wine and hard cider are available for purchase.
Tickets are $10 in advance or $15 at the door.
Photo credit Stanley Rowin