She Shares, launched in March 2012, is a 501(c)3 in partnership with the California Center for Civic Participation. Presented by the Dewey Square
Group, Lucas Public Affairs, Skelton Strategies, and Thomas Law Group, She Shares is a unique conversation series featuring trailblazing women leaders who have created a lasting impact for women in
California and beyond.
Each conversation is a candid and unrehearsed exchange moderated by Dewey Square Groups’s Karen Breslau, an award-winning former correspondent for Newsweek. She Shares events provide an opportunity for business and cultural leaders, public figures, elected officials and other professionals to network and to be inspired by the personal journey of the keynote speaker. It also provides an opportunity for the next generation of women leaders to be mentored by accomplished professionals.
Previous speakers include Congresswoman Doris Matsui, CNN political commentator and founder of Dewey Square Group’s Latinovations practice, Maria Cardona; nationally syndicated columnist, Debra Saunders; political reporter for the Los Angeles Times, Melanie Mason; President, NAACP California/Hawaii, Alice Huffman; Founder and President of Skelton Strategies, Karen Skelton; veteran Los Angeles Times political columnist, George Skelton; former White House Press Secretary, Dee Dee Myers; Sacramento Kings Assistant Coach, Nancy Lieberman; President of the University of California, Janet Napolitano; California State Controller, Betty T. Yee; former California State Assembly Republican Leader, Kristin Olsen; former U.S. Ambassador to Hungary, Eleni Tsakopoulos Kounalakis; former Speaker of the California State Assembly, Senator Toni Atkins; journalist and author, Maria Shriver; President of Business Operations for the Sacramento Kings, Matina Kolokotronis; former Governor of Michigan, Jennifer Granholm; California’s First Lady and Special Counsel to the Governor, Anne Gust Brown; former UC Davis Chancellor, Linda Katehi; Oscar nominated film maker Jennifer Siebel Newsom; Executive Secretary to Governor Brown, Nancy McFadden; former California Attorney General, now U.S. Senator Kamala D. Harris; and California Chief Justice Tani Cantil-Sakauye.
Mentoring Future Leaders
Run in partnership with the California Center for Civic Participation, She Shares offers a mentorship and networking opportuntiy for young women.
For more information, contact She Shares.
She Shares offers event sponsorship at many levels for organizations and businesses interested in supporting the next generation of women leaders.
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