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Details

The 2019 Women in Banking Conference will be held December 5, 2019.

Who Should Attend

This conference is designed for women bankers in Virginia.

VBA Contact

Contact Courtney Fleming with questions.

2018 Conference in Review 

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Thoughts from the Speakers

 “When you get involved in your human doings you forget your human being” - Elizabeth Bentley, Verge

"Dare to be wrong at least three times a week. If you’re not willing to be wrong, you’re not taking any risks. I want you to do something that gets push back. Being wrong becomes a big deal when we make it a big deal." -Donna Highfill, PowerUp

"When people say 'people can’t change', I don’t believe that. [My set-backs] helped fundamentally prepare me for who I am today." -Oscarlyn Elder, SunTrust Bank

"Be passionate to take a more prominent role at your institution. To excel, you have to absolutely love what you do and be willing to give it your all. -Lynn Murray, Skyline National Bank

"It is important to prioritize what’s right for you in that time of your life. I have thrown the “work-life balance” term out the window. It’s not a real thing. In your day to day, prioritize what needs to be done that day. – Lynne Clary, Citizens Bank & Trust

“Be bold, seize the moment. Find your voice – your authentic voice.” -Christy Coleman, American Civil War Museum at Historic Tredegar

“I honestly believe anyone can step into a place of power and contribute great things to the world. But you will not serve anyone unless you take care of yourself.” – Yedda

Click the Image Below to View the Answers to the Women Leaders in Banking Panel Lightning Round


              

Save the Date for the 2019 Event