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Madrinas is a unique organization dedicated to the leadership development and advancement of Latina professionals. We are committed to celebrating our rich Latino culture. Through the organization we provide mentorship, role models, and we leverage our knowledge and experience to help shape the future of the growing pool of talented professional, Latina women.  

Our members are supported through skill-building programs, networking, and mentoring opportunities, in person and virtual forums. Our distinguished “Conversation with Experts" are monthly programs that feature a variety of expert presenters who address key issues, trends, and topics impacting Latinas in the workplace and at home.  

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Join Us on March 12 at 1:00 p.m. EDT for a Special Conversation with 
Ella L. J. Edmonson Bell:
“Navigating Your Career”

Ella L.J. Edmonson Bell is an Associate Professor at the Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth College. She is also an author, managerial consultant, national recognized researcher, and advocate on women’s workplace issues. She is the co-author of Our Separate Ways: Black and White Women and the Struggle for Professional Identity. Her second book is Career GPS. As a nationally respected managerial consultant, Ella has shared her expertise and knowledge on discriminatory barriers in the workplace, strategic leadership, managing inclusion, and work-life balance with corporate leaders across the country.

Ella’s scholarly work has been reported in the Wall Street Journal, The Boston Globe, The Los Angeles Times, The Charlotte Business Journal, The Christian Science Monitor, Newsweek, Working Women, Business Week, Black Enterprise and Essence Magazines. She is considered by industry and the academy to be one of the leading experts in organizational change, and the management of race, gender and class in organizational life. In addition, Ella appeared on CNN'S Democracy in America '96 as a nationally recognized expert of race relations in the workplace.
Thursday, March 12
1:00 p.m. Eastern

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Announcing the launch of the Madrinas'® + Simmons College® 
Latina Leadership Workshop

Spring 2015

For more information and to download the flyer, click here.
Thank you to everyone who joined us yesterday for the informal networking session with the Leadership of Madrinas and meeting the NEW Board members, Betsy Silva, Director of Diversity and Inclusion at Boehringer Ingelheim and Daisy Aguilar, Director, Global Performance & Development at Johnson & Johnson.

We thought you would be interested in this post that includes 20 top networking tips:

A Master Networker Shares His Top 20 Networking Tips

To listen to the networking event, click here.
The Opportunity Network Gala

On Monday, April 13, 2015, The Opportunity Network, a youth development nonprofit, will hold its Eighth Annual Night of Opportunity gala at Cipriani Wall Street in New York City. The Opportunity Network is thrilled to honor Deloitte LLP Chief Executive Officer-elect Catherine Engelbert and Vista Equity Partners Founder, Chairman and CEO Robert F. Smith at this year’s event. The night will also celebrate the academic and career achievements of the organization's fantastic students. To learn more about The Opportunity Network or to participate in the night, please visit its website (

The Opportunity Network Gala