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Equal Pay—Exploring Women + Worth | Foundation + Movement Series

  • MG2 1101 Second Avenue, Suite 100 Seattle, WA, 98101 United States (map)

(Former title: Equal Pay—The Current Movement)

It's time to jump right in and dissect the timely topic of females and finances as we explore the all-encompassing world of women and worth.

✔ Join us Saturday, April 8 at MG2 on the heels of Equal Pay Day (Tuesday, April 4) for an open discussion, Q+A and advice from our expert panel.

✔ Leave ready to take empowered action toward your financial goals from every angle.

✔ Our panelists will share expert insight on equal pay, career progression, negotiation, income, and even personal finance, from both micro (individual and employee) and macro (collective and corporate) perspectives.

✔ The current momentum of the Equal Pay Movement will serve as our foundation.

✔ It's time to thrive and move ahead to reach our financial goals—positively impacting our wallets and the world. We're worth it!

 

YOUR PANELISTS

MINDY CRARY | FOUNDER + CEO CREATIVE MONEY | MBA + CFP (CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER)

“Financial responsibility is empowering, not a burden.”

Mindy founded Creative Money LLC to provide financial planning and strategic, customized advice without product sales (aka: no conflicts of interest!). With a masters in business, a life coaching certification and 16+ years in financial services, Mindy knows how to untangle the biggest obstacles to financial success, and provide coaching, clarity and concrete action steps. She works with individuals and organizations helping them understand, manage and up-level both their personal bank accounts and their business financial books.

 

ERIN PAPWORTH | FOUNDER + CEO OF NAV.IT | MPH (MASTERS OF PUBLIC HEALTH)

“I believe money is your power; it's not the end goal, it's not the priority, but it's your tool to use to create a comfortable, healthy and productive life."

Erin co-founded Nav.it to support individuals in the process of navigating personal finances, careers and the financial system in which we live. She is passionate about talking finance and systems-thinking with women. Prior, Erin lived in Sub-Saharan Africa leading global health programs with non-governmental organizations, Doctors Without Borders, and consulting for the United Nations and the U.S. Government. Upon returning to the U.S. in 2015, she was heartened to see a conscious shift occurring among women's understanding of finances and the way the financial system we live in governs our lives.

 

MIKAELA KINER | FOUNDER + CEO OF UNIQUELYHR | FORMER REDFIN VP OF HR | MA ORGANIZATIONAL DEVELOPMENT

“The gender wage gap and many other factors can ultimately impact women’s salaries and compensation packages in the long run. And this is all the more reason for women to go for it in their careers.”

Mikaela is a native Seattleite who’s spent the last 15 years in HR leadership roles at notable Northwest companies including Microsoft, Starbucks, PopCap Games and Redfin, including living and working abroad in India with Amazon. She founded uniquelyHR in 2015: Connecting the dots between people, process and culture. Mikaela and her expanding team take pride in providing HR solutions for growing companies. She is also an ICF- (International Coaching Federation) credentialed coach working with executives and high-potential women leaders.

 

PANEL MODERATOR

EMILY SHERIDAN | LEAN IN SEATTLE DIRECTOR OF COMMUNICATIONS + PR | GLOBAL MARCOMMS + BRAND PROFESSIONAL

"I lean in for equal pay so women can advocate for and have a platform to change the socioeconomic trajectory of their future—as well as the future of their families and that of their communities—with an impact now and for decades to come."

From the moment Emily read Lean In she knew she wanted to be a part of the movement. Driven by her own corporate world experiences, she aims to contribute to creating a more positive and empowering influence, community and conversation—particularly for young women navigating life and career. Part storyteller, part strategist, Emily lives for moments of brand and customer connection and conversation. She helps lead the chapter's brand activation, expansion, engagement and awareness.

 

SCHEDULE

9:00a | Doors Open
9:30a | Event + Panel Kickoff
12:00p | Event Wrap

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