Kim has launched several start-ups, acquired five businesses and enjoys backing promising entrepreneurs in new ventures. She firmly believes that people are the most important factor in the success of any organization or venture. We are currently reviewing speakers for Fall and beyond. Please refer to our FAQ area for details on nominating a speaker.
Leo Hill Leadership Speaker Series: An Evening with Dr. Mae Jemison, the first woman of color in the world to go into space.
Presentation open to the community. Astronaut, engineer, entrepreneur, physician and educator, Dr. Mae Jemison leads Year Starship, a global initiative seed funded through a competitive grant from DARPA to ensure the capabilities for human travel to another star within the next years while transforming life on Earth.
Jemison served six years as a NASA astronaut and was the first woman of color in the world to go into space. Trained as an engineer, social scientist and dancer, Jemison, a medical doctor, was the area Peace Corps medical officer for Sierra Leone and Liberia. As a professor at Dartmouth College, Jemison focused on technologies for sustainability for industrialized and developing nations.
She founded two technology companies and the nonprofit Dorothy Jemison Foundation for Excellence, which designs and implements STEM education experiences for students and teachers worldwide.
She is a member of the U.
Recently, Jemison spearheaded Look Up to connect people to space, Earth and each other.From breakfast seminars to evening events, The High Center has developed unique programs with the specific goal of providing material and information useful in day-to-day activities as well as long range planning for your business.
Leadership Speaker Series. The Leadership Speaker Series features thoughtful leaders sharing their experience, knowledge, and insight with the EOU community.
All events are free and open to the public. Alexa Carlin presents: Turning Obstacles Into Opportunities. Terry Leadership Speaker Series.
The Terry Leadership Speaker Series presented by the Institute for Leadership Advancement brings well-known leaders from a variety of organizations to share their unique leadership styles and experiences with students. Eventbrite - Swope Health Services (SHS) presents Leadership Speaker Series: Responding to Missouri’s Opioid Crisis.
- Friday, August 17, at Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation, Kansas City, MO. Find event and ticket information. The Alumni Leadership Speaker Series is facilitated by our very own Student Leadership Consultants and is open to the entire campus community.
Fall Alumni Leadership Speaker Series. Successful Skills and Competencies Needed Before Graduation: Choose Your Path at the Alumni Leadership Speaker Series. Leo Hill Leadership Speaker Series Providing students the opportunity to hear from world leaders about their own leadership development, growth, and advice as leaders is an important aspect of a student’s own leadership growth.