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Stories from Experience

Women Rising

Get inspired by women's stories.

A series featuring distinguished woman from the area, sharing their stories of challenge and triumph and offering advice for women following in their footsteps.

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Upcoming Stories from Experience

Amanda Garcia

Amanda Garcia

Executive Director, Casa ALBA Melanie

Tuesday, June 6, 2023

4-5:30 p.m.

Brown County Library

515 Pine Street, Green Bay, WI 54301

Amanda Garcia is currently the executive director of Casa ALBA Melanie, the Hispanic Resource Center of the Greater Green Bay Area and has worked with and for the Latino community for over ten years. She has a Bachelor of Arts from St. Norbert College and a Master’s degree in International Relations from Marquette University and has previous experience in education, community engagement, nonprofit development and leadership. Amanda is the daughter of Mexican immigrants who came to the area in 1995 and is part of the 4% of Latinas in the US who hold an advanced degree. She is also one of the co-founders of Northeast Wisconsin Latinx Rising, a local nonprofit dedicated to supporting Latino families through the K-12 educational system and higher education and is also a member of the Latino Professional Association of Northeast Wisconsin. In addition, she is an Achieve Brown County board member, vice chair of the advocacy council for the Brown County United Way and was nominated as a future 15 young professional of the year in 2022.

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Sabina Singh

Sabina Singh

Co-founder & Chief Medical Officer, Anovia Health

Thursday, August 24, 2023

4-5:30 p.m.

The Urban Hub, Green Bay

340 N Broadway, Suite 200, Green Bay, WI 54303

Sabina Singh, MD, VP & Chief Medical Officer of Anovia Health, SC. is a board certified Family Practice physician who has served with Bellin Health in Green Bay, Wisconsin, Kaiser Permanente in Washington, DC, and Raleigh Family Medicine. She has been the President of the Bellin Medical Group, President of the Wisconsin Academy of Family Physicians, and served on the Bellin Hospital board of directors. Sabina has been an advocate for innovation in medical care and has been a past participant in several Institute of Healthcare Improvement (IHI) programs. Dr. Singh has undergraduate and medical degrees from the University of Wisconsin-Madison and completed residency at the Wake Forest Bowman Grey School of Medicine in Winston-Salem, NC.

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Bridget Krage O'Connor, executive in residence

Leading the 
Conversation

Bridget Krage O'Connor moderates the Women Rising: Stories from Experience sessions to ensure enjoyable and effective discussion for all attendees.

Bridget Krage O'Connor
President, O'Connor Connective, LLC
Executive in Residence, Schreiber Foods Institute for Women's Leadership

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Questions or Suggestions?

If you have questions, please contact the Schreiber Foods Institute for Women's Leadership at institutewl@uwgb.edu.

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