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RISE Together

Women's Virtual Leadership Symposium

Wednesday & Thursday, November 4 & 5
8:15 a.m.-12 p.m.

Two inspiring mornings of conversation, advice and shared experiences. 
A great networking opportunity with women leaders and dynamic executive coaches. Get an assessment of your leadership strengths and learn how to create energetic alignment with your own personal potential, power and possibilities. Executive coaching for wherever you are!


Cost: $149 for both days

Sheryl Van Gruensven
Sheryl Van Gruensven
UW-Green Bay Chief Business Officer/Senior Vice Chancellor for Institutional Strategy

Topic: Leading in Times of Change and Uncertainty

Sheryl will share her journey from her start at UW-Green Bay in 2004 in the office of Human Resources to being named Interim Vice Chancellor for the University in 2019. She has led the university during transition of Chancellors and the onset of a worldwide pandemic, all while increasing student enrollment and continuing a desire to create new women’s leadership initiatives.  You will hear her story of success and feel a connection with other strong women on their own journeys, finding inspiration along the way. 

Robyn Davis
Robyn Davis
CEO Green Bay United Way

Topic: The View from the Other Side

Description: The events of 2020 have illuminated long standing racial inequities that create barriers for many in our communities. This session will help us examine and reframe our view so that we may overcome these barriers individually and collectively. 

Chris Kann
Chris Kann
Executive Coach

Topic: Four Secrets to Sustainable Success

Chris will discuss how outworking everyone else doesn't not necessarily guarantee sustainable success. She offers a transformational model, exchanging the traditional Type A ABC characteristics — ambitiousness, busyness and competitiveness — with Namaste ABC traits — allowing, being thoughtful and contentment. This change in thinking lead her to her "four secrets."

Courtney Booth
Courtney Booth & Michelle Shutter
Executive Coaches

Topic: Uncover Blocks and Live into Your Strengths: Empowered, Energized and Equipped During Adversity

Participants will engage in a guided assessment of their individual leadership strengths to create energetic alignment to personal potential, power, and possibilities.

Michelle Shutter


If you have any questions or would like to talk with us this event, please don't hesitate to reach out to Continuing Professional Education. You will receive a response from someone who can help you.