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Women Rising: A New Wave of Leadership

  • Skidmore College, Gannet Auditorium in Palamountain Hall 815 North Broadway Saratoga Springs, NY, 12866 United States (map)

This second in our Making Democracy Work series will be a panel discussion: Women Rising: A New Wave of Leadership.

A panel of three women leaders representing business, advocacy, and politics will discuss their experiences, including challenges, growth, overcoming adversity and finding their inner strength or resilience.

The panel will feature:

  • Nicole Snow, founder and CEO of Darn Good Yarn, a Saratoga County company committed to promoting sustainable and fair jobs around the globe.

  • Tierra Stewart, National Fellows Program Director at IGNITE, a nonpartisan organization for young women to run for public office.

  • Nicole Margiasso, Public Affairs Organizer for Planned Parenthood Mohawk Hudson, facilitator of the Saratoga PP Action Council, and affiliate of Vox, the student-run reproductive justice group on the Skidmore College campus.

All presentations are free and open to the public. Students of all ages are encouraged to attend.