2023 She Leads Program

9 a.m. – 3 p.m. (reception to follow)
Emerson Auditorium and Frick Forum, Knight/Bauer Hall at Washington University

9 a.m. Mentor Workshop (Breakfast event)
Elise Miller Hoffman, COO, ImageMover, GP, Cultivation Capital

10 a.m. Welcome Remarks
Taylor Yocom, Admissions Specialist, WashULaw (MFA ’18 and Olin Fellow Alumna ’16)

Women in Entrepreneurship Panel

  • Angelica Harris, Founder and CEO, Top Tutors for Us (BSBA ’21, BS ’21, MS ’22)
  • Dr. Karen Gheesling Mullis (moderator), Director of New Ventures, Washington University Office of Technology Management (Postdoctoral Fellow ’90–’94)
  • Dr. Nancy Tye-Murray, Department of Otolaryngology, Washington University School of Medicine and the Founder and Chief Scientific Officer of Amptify
  • Dr. Linda Wu, Co-Founder and CEO, MiDoc, Inc. (MBA ’23); Adjunct Professor, Olin Business School; Assistant Professor, Washington University School of Medicine

11:30 a.m. Lunch

12:30 p.m. Ida H. Early Composing a Life Panel
Inspiring successful and diverse women panelists share and discuss how they have combined career, personal life, and other interests beyond graduation. Sponsored by The Women’s Society of Washington University.

  • Ida H. Early, Retired Administrator, Washington University in St. Louis and local volunteer
  • Dr. Kerri Morgan, PhD, OTR/L, ATP, Assistant Professor for the Program in Occupational Therapy and Neurology, Washington University School of Medicine
  • Stephanie Regagnon, Executive Director of Innovation Partnerships at the Danforth Plant Sciences Center

1:30 p.m. 3MT® Research Presentations and Awards

2 p.m. Karl King Hoagland, Jr. Keynote Speaker
Tatum Getty, Founding General Partner, THENA Capital (BSBA ’04)

3 p.m. Networking Reception

Frequently Asked Questions

Is there a fee to attend the Symposium?

There is no cost to attend the Symposium.

How do I register to attend the Symposium?

Register now! Aa link is available on the homepage (sheleads.wustl.edu) and will close October 19, 2023.

Can I register to attend onsite?

Those who wish to attend the breakfast and/or lunch much register in advance. Onsite registration for the panel events and keynote is available as space permits.

Can a guest join me at the Symposium?

Guests are welcome to attend. Separate registration for each individual attending is required.

How do I modify or cancel my registration?

This is easy! Please email sheleads@wustl.edu if you need to amend your registration.

Where does the event take place and where is parking available?

The Symposium takes place at Emerson Auditorium in Knight Hall at Washington University in St. Louis. Visitors to campus may park in the Millbrook Garage, immediately to the north of Knight Hall. Parking validations will be available for visitors to campus. 

What attire is appropriate?

Business casual attire is suggested.

Is the Symposium held in an accessible venue?

The symposium venue is easily accessible by everyone. If you have additional/particular needs, please feel free to contact sheleads@wustl.edu.

Check out highlights of the She Leads Symposium @ WashU 2022 here