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Gender Pay Equity Summit

 YWCA Alaska’s

2015 Gender Pay Equity Summit


Where: Millennium Alaskan Hotel

When: May 1st, 2015

8:30 AM-6:00 PM

Cost: To ensure the voice of future generations in this dialogue, we ask that you bring a young professional woman from your organization to the Summit.

The Gender Pay Equity Summit is a forum for creating solutions to the  barriers facing working women in Alaska.  Please join us to help shape the dialogue on economic equality for Alaskan women.


Speakers include:

Lt. Governor Byron Mallott
Janet Weiss, Regional President, BP Alaska
Diane Kaplan, President & CEO, Rasmuson Foundation
Bruce Lamoureaux, CEO, Providence Alaska
Karen Hagedorn, Alaska Production Manager, ExxonMobil
Betsy Haines, Oil Movements Director, Alyeska Pipeline Service Company
Joy Merriner, CPA, BDO USA, LLP
Judith Crotty, Community Development Manager, West Region, Wells Fargo
Hedy Eischeid, UniServ Director, NEA-Alaska
Marcie Ombreski, Business Representative, IBEW Local 1547
Suzanne McCarthy, Director of Training, Alaska Laborers Training School
Amanda Block, Chief Mission Officer, Girl Scouts of Alaska
Kirsten Ball, Senior Vice President of Finance, The Tatitlek Corporation

YWCA Gender Pay Equity Summit Agenda


Become a 2015 Gender Pay Equity Sponsor! CLICK HERE for our full Sponsorship Form.



Alaskan women earn 67¢ for every $1 men earn for the same work.

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