Friday Line-Up

Opening Keynote

  Jessica Williams

Jessica Williams

BEcoming Superwoman 

In the opening keynote to the Superwoman Summit Founder and CEO, Jessica Williams, will welcome you with an introduction into her journey to creating the Superwoman Summit. You will learn what to expect for the entire weekend and get a glimpse into her wild and crazy life. 


Make a difference keynote

  Jennifer Bryman

Jennifer Bryman

Who Are You When You Are Not Your Job Title?

In this informative talk, Jennifer Bryman will share her personal journey from being a successful business person in corporate America managing a large, international team with a multi-million dollar budget to not knowing what her next career move would be. You will learn how you, too, can recreate yourself by not just following a passion on a whim but by identifying where your passion, skills and experience intersect to create a new, meaningful career. Jennifer is the Founder & CEO of Heart: Creative Culinary Agency. 


Panel Discussion

  Panel Discussion

Panel Discussion

Crossing the Generational Divide: Women Helping Women Claim Power and Find Their Authentic Voice

Join this diverse panel of female leaders as we discuss how women can better support one another across the generations. We'll talk about what it means to be a powerful advocate and ally for other women in a way that helps them claim power and find their authentic voice. 
 


Get Empowered Keynote

  Marli Williams

Marli Williams

We are so excited that Marli Williams is joining us again this year as our Master of Fun for the weekend! In this talk she will introduce herself to you before co-hosting the rest of the event with engaging activities to keep it real. Marli is a coach helping successful women learn how to play and believe fully in themselves and their mission while experiencing the beauty of life. She is an Adventurous Entrepreneur, Wilderness Guide, & Joy Instigator and she will keep you engaged, laughing and high-fiving all weekend! 


Lead Others Keynote

  Aden Nepom

Aden Nepom

Collaboration and Communication: Lessons from the World of Improv

Back by popular demand, On Your Feet joins us again this year to inspire, engage and entertain you! Learn how to collaborate and communicate better by using improvisation techniques. Join Aden Nepom, a leading consultant in the improv for business community in this incredible experience that will you get out of your chair and having some fun!


Saturday Line-Up

Morning Yoga

  Jill Knouse

Jill Knouse

We are honored to present the talented, Jill Knouse as your yoga teacher on this Saturday morning! She is a leader in the business of yoga leading retreats, trainings and classes to support radical transformation in your life. You are in for a treat! Get there early to grab your spot! (Mats will be provided). 


Make a Difference Keynote

  Scott Barlow

Scott Barlow

How to never settle: be less busy & accomplish ambitious goals all without giving up your happiness

In this powerhouse talk learn from Scott Barlow, Founder of Happen to Your Career, about how to never settle, be less busy and accomplish your ambitious goals without giving up your happiness. Do not miss this incredible opportunity to learn from a leading career expert and a powerful male ally. 


Lead Others Workshop

  Debra Criss

Debra Criss

Assume Belonging: Ditching Fear and Owning Your Space

Join Debra Criss, Design Director of Global Apparel at Columbia Sportswear, for this powerful workshop about assuming belonging to own your space and lead others. Debra believes the glass ceiling doesn’t exist if we can’t see it, and the boy’s club only exists if we acknowledge its existence. Once we acknowledge these things, we’ve already effectively counted ourselves out. We must assume we belong to create institutional change.


Get Empowered Workshop

  Lara Dalch

Lara Dalch

Powerful Habits of Women on the Rise

In this engaging workshop, learn from leading Wellness Coach, Lara Dalch, the habits she sees successful women using to step into their big dreams and stop feeling like they’ve lost touch with their most vibrant, powerful selves. Learn the common massive mistake nearly everyone makes when trying to reach ambitious career and life goals (keeping you forever a director and never a VP). Find out the surprising mindset shift you must make in order to show up as your most vibrant and powerful self every day. You'll leave this workshop with a clear plan of action for reclaiming the vibrant, powerful woman you used to be – so you can stop feeling like “This isn’t who I am!” and start rocking your dreams (with energy to spare).


Make a Difference Workshop

  Melissa Bird

Melissa Bird

Fanning the Flames

Melissa Bird, PhD joins us to share her popular talk on fanning the flames! This workshop is part discourse, part creation where you will fuel the fire of badassery within you to cultivate wild, delicious change in your life and your community. Learn how to tap into your fierce, untamed, unapologetic dreams for the future, develop knowledge of the power structure to engage in empowered leadership and embrace your inherently rebellious nature to impact your community. 


Lead Others Keynote

  Tana Session

Tana Session

Own your power

In this kick-ass keynote, award-winning International Speaker and Coach, Tana Session, will walk you through the Top 5 Secrets to truly owning your power and stop playing small in your career, business and relationships. Tana was named a Huffington Post "Top Female Expert to Follow in 2018", America's #1 Reinvention & Transformation Expert, and The Queen of "From Foster Care to Fabulous."


Lead Others Workshop Intensive

  Stephanie Ockerman

Stephanie Ockerman

Servant Leadership: Influencing Change and Inspiring Greatness

Everyone's favorite SCRUM Trainer is back! Join Stephanie Ockerman, Co-Active Coach, Professional Scrum Trainer, and Steward of the Professional Scrum Master Curriculum for Scrum.org as she leads a 2-hour workshop intensive on the power of servant leadership to influence change in your organization. If you are in a leadership position or feel called to influence change in your company, this is a workshop you don't want to miss! 


Get Empowered Workshop Intensive

  Michelle Gay

Michelle Gay

Living Through Your Values

This is an opportunity to have a deeper understanding of the impact that you desire to make in the world and how to do it. Back by popular demand (this workshop filled up last year!) you will work with Business Consultant, Michelle Gay, in a big, creative way to be seen and heard for who you are and who you desire to be. At the end of this session, you will leave with: a clear knowledge of what is important to you; knowing what it looks like when you are in alignment; tangible ways to know if you are standing in your values; a better understanding of how to set boundaries; and ideas of how to integrate these values into your everyday life.


Make a Difference Workshop Intensive

  Andrea Leda

Andrea Leda

So You Want to Make a Difference? The Power of Starting With the Self

She's back! Last year's closing keynote speaker was so loved that we invited her back to do a 2-hour workshop intensive about how to make a difference. Awaken your life to Andrea Leda's work and you'll never be the same again! She's been called a "Life Coach Guru" and a "force to be reckoned with." If you want to make a difference in your community, then don't miss this experiential workshop designed to uncover your deepest personal powers so that you can impact the world. 


Get Empowered Special Guest

  Sarah Centrella

Sarah Centrella

Hustle, Believe, Receive

Sarah's passion and calling in life is helping people change their life and live their dreams. She started with nothing in 2009 as a newly single mom after her husband had an affair and left her family. She was broke and living on welfare when she realized that if she had to recreate her life, she wanted the new one to be FABULOUS! Within 18 months she had manifested her first vision board and created a whole new life for her family. Sarah is the best-selling author of Hustle, Believe, Receive and we're so excited to welcome her to the stage!


Make a Difference Keynote

  Charlene Quaresma

Charlene Quaresma

Finance, Fashion and Feminism

A picture is worth a 1,000 words but it doesn’t tell the whole story. Take a trip down memory lane where Charlene showcases women’s fashion throughout the decades as she juxtaposes those beautiful images with the ugly reality of what women could and couldn’t do financially during that time period.  Did you know that women couldn’t get a credit card in their own name until 1974? It’s important to know the past in order to take action in your present. Only then, will the future truly be female. 


Sunday Line-Up

Morning Yoga

  Kimi Marin

Kimi Marin

The incredible Kimi Marin is back with a morning yoga class designed to empower, delight and inspire you! Kimi is a leader in the industry offering private instructions, comprehensive wellness programs and retreats to support your overall well-being. Kimi is the founder of Yogic Lore Flow and brings her passion for storytelling into her practice. Get there early to grab your spot as this class is sure to fill up! (Mats will be provided).  


Get Empowered Keynote

 Danielle Savory

Danielle Savory

Befriending Fear, Becoming Courageous

Modern Mindfulness Coach and Teacher, Danielle Savory, joins us again this year to talk about the power of self-compassion and not making things worse for yourself (when you're already feeling afraid and down). In this inspiring talk you will learn how to befriend fear, criticism and self-doubt to become more courageous in your life. Danielle's unique talent for embracing vulnerability and the wild feminine to feel brave is something you don't want to miss! 


Get Empowered Special Guest

  Heather Laptalo

Heather Laptalo

Undefeated

Heather Laptalo is an adventurer, storyteller and sponsored athlete. She joins us a special guest and we're so excited! Beyond being disabled, she has been described as "addicted to high altitudes, obsessed with open vistas, and a little too excited about heart-pounding suffer-fests that challenge her mental and physical boundaries." In this short main-stage talk, you'll hear about her incredible journey to finding her power despite all odds. 


Lead Others Workshop

  Christine Wilborn

Christine Wilborn

The Neuroscience of Leadership and High Performance

We're thrilled to invite Christine Wilborn back to the stage (last year it was standing room only in her session!) In this session learn how neuroscience will be a significant factor in reshaping how we define leadership and high performance. A deeper understanding of what drives human behavior and how to facilitate better performance can maximize job satisfaction, impact, and profitability. You will learn how to get the most out of out of yourself and your team by understanding brain-based leadership, behavior change, and organizational transformation.


Get Empowered Workshop

  Emily Lily

Emily Lily

Emotional Intelligence in the Workplace, Influencing and Evolving Company Culture & Leading with Heart

For the past four years, Emily has helped build and nurture FULLY by inspiring employee retention, satisfaction, and engagement — helping it remain one of Oregon’s Fastest Growing Companies by Portland Business Journal for five consecutive years, as well as one of Oregon’s Top 100 Best Places to Work by Oregon Business Magazine. In this dynamic workshop, you will learn to uncover and challenge your limiting beliefs around work and leave with a powerful method of turning scarcity thoughts into abundance revelations. 


Make a Difference Workshop

  Danielle Ross

Danielle Ross

From Visionary to Thought Leader: Express your Authority and Most Powerful Message with Intuitive Speaking

Danielle's mission is simple -- to help exceptional people become exceptional speakers & business leaders who create exceptional experiences. Her intuitive speaking method helps new and seasoned speakers leverage the timeless principles of effective speaking, while growing master skills of consistency and adaptability. The result is a faster, less-stressful preparation process, the ability to speak confidently in improvisational settings, and a magnetic quality that attracts bigger, better and more ideal opportunities through speaking. Don't miss this incredible opportunity to become a better speaker!


Lead Others Keynote

  Joy Fowler

Joy Fowler

Choose Your Own Path: When Your Career Shifts, You Shift

Joy Fowler takes the stage this year with a keynote talk designed to inspire you to think bigger about your career. Joy is the VP and Diversity Program Manager for Umpqua Bank. In addition to her corporate career, she is a current Board Member of Caldera, an Ambassador Board Member of the Children’s Cancer Association and serves as Vice President of the Portland Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. In her personal time, she is dedicated to spending time with her 3 grandsons, traveling, and serving as Co-Founder of A MIRacle Foundation, Inc., a foundation that supports children with special needs throughout Oregon/SW Washington.


Lead Others Workshop

 Jeanette DePatie

Jeanette DePatie

Negotiating for Power and Position

You see that guy with the fancy dental work, the $300 blue jeans and the oh so confident air get the deal, the gig, or the position you’ve always wanted. Think you can’t do that? Then you’re right. In this course you’ll learn that today’s successful girls and women have left the sugar and spice behind and learned to negotiate like a pro. Learn the three things most likely to blow your meeting, how to fight like a tiger to be heard and why false modesty is killing your career. She's back! Jeanette DePatie joins us from Los Angeles to help you negotiate for greater power and position.


Get Empowered Workshop

  Erin Muntzert

Erin Muntzert

You can't have it all: Prioritizing what matters

Erin Muntzert joins us from Google's San Francisco campus to talk about her decision to be a full-time working mother (who travels about 20% for work). In this session you will learn how to get great at prioritizing, focusing, asking for what you need, and giving yourself a break. Erin will share her failures and triumphs in trying to find mom/life/work balance and tips for how you can focus on what matters. Don't miss this incredible opportunity to learn from a woman who has real experience navigating a corporate job and family. 


Make a Difference Workshop

  Craig Barbakow

Craig Barbakow

Taking Risks in a Risky World

Craig Barbakow joins us this year with a special workshop designed to help you take risks and manage the consequences of the risks that you take. Craig brings his 15+ years experience in consulting for some of the world's biggest brands -- IBM, Microsoft, and Disney just to name a few.  You will leave with a practical strategy you can use to manage risks in any area of your life -- personal, professional or business. This workshop is truly transformative and is founded in principles used by some of the most successful companies in the world. 


Get Empowered Keynote

  Anna Kunnecke

Anna Kunnecke

When You Want To Be Brave But It's Absolutely Impossible

Anna Kunnecke, Founder of Declare Dominion, is our powerhouse closing keynote speaker! She is taking the stage to talk about being brave and how to do it even when it feels absolutely impossible. Anna is a Master Life Coach dedicated to helping soulful women get "really effing strong." This is one keynote you don't want to miss!