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Chicago Women's Alliance Panel: Launch Your Encore Career

Join the CWA for a panel discussion with resources on creating a career transition for personal growth

Cost: $10.00; includes light refreshments
by Friday, November 7
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A second career can offer individual fulfillment, make a social impact, or allow the pursuit of a dream job. Learn how to create an encore career, hear from UChicago panelists, and find resources to begin your next act. will also share additional information for those wishing to transition from for-profit jobs into the nonprofit or public sectors.
This event, presented by the Chicago Women’s Alliance (CWA), is open to all alumni and friends.


When:      Saturday, November 15. 2014

Program: 1:30 Registration
               2:00-3:30 Panel discussion

Where:    Council for Advancement and Support of Education (CASE)
               1307 New York Ave. NW (entrance on H)
               Multi-purpose room, 1st floor
               Washington, DC  20005

Public Transit: McPherson Square Metro Station (Orange and Blue Lines) or Metro Center Metro Station (Red, Orange and Blue Lines)


Mara Mayor, Senior Fellow,; Steering Committee member – Washington Chapter, The Transition Network
Roxanne Alvarez, AM’00, Manager, Business and Partnerships, Girls & Women, United Nations Foundation
Jerrilyn Black, AM’11, Owner, Certified Life Strategies Coach, J. Francis Black Life Coaching; Senior Associate, National League of Cities
Jennie DeCarrier Benzon, MST’86, Vice President, Franchised and Managed, Product Integrity, Marriott International
Sabrina McCarthy, AB’79, Attorney-Advisor, Division of Indian Affairs, Office of the Solicitor, U.S. Department of the Interior; transitioning to teaching/education
Angela Salse, AB’92, AM’92, Attorney; transitioning to international business law
With support from:
Betsy Werley, JD’79, Innovation Fellow,; former first Executive Director, The Transition Network


Event Contact
Sabrina McCarthy, AB'79

Staff Liaison
Eric Hornik


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