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    The Feminine Leadership Dilemma: Conversations on a World that Works for Everyone

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We’re bringing together women leaders to discuss how feminine values can create a world that works for everyone.

Feminine values and women’s leadership are needed now more than ever. That’s why we’re bringing together women leaders to discuss how feminine values can create a world that works for everyone—starting right here, right now.

Join us for the Wright Foundation’s Women’s Leadership Symposium, “The Feminine Leadership Dilemma: Conversations on a World that Works for Everyone,” Thursday, February 28, 2019.

Hosted by the Society of Femininity in Action (SOFIA) and the Wright Foundation for the Realization of Human Potential, this inspirational event will feature:

  • Engaging conversations with powerful women who are making positive change happen
  • Interactive workshop exercises

Be inspired by:

  • Dr. Judith Wright, co-founder of the Wright Foundation for the Realization of Human Potential, Chief Academic Officer at the Wright Graduate University, founder of the Society of Femininity in Action, as well as a sought-after educator, motivational speaker, best-selling author and corporate consultant whose work has been featured on ABC’s 20/20,Good Morning America,Oprah,and more.
  • A panel of high-powered influential women and guest speakers from the tops of their fields

Join professional women from across Chicago in a discussion of the best
ways forward—at work, at home, and in our communities.


Thursday, February 28, 2019
Program & Continental Breakfast: 7:30 a.m. – Noon


University Club
76 E Monroe St
Chicago, IL 60603

The Michigan room


$75 Early Bird Special- Ends January 28
$95 Regular

About The Speakers

Dr. Judith Wright is the Chief Academic Officer, Professor of Transformational Coaching, and co-founder of at Wright Graduate University for the Realization of Human Potential. She is also President and co-founder of the Wright Foundation, a 501(c)(3) non-profit dedicated to helping individuals bring out their best personally and professionally. She is the author of multiple books including Transformed: The Science of Spectacular Living, There Must Be More Than This, The One Decision, The Soft Addiction Solution, and The Heart of the Fight.

A pioneer in the field of human development, Dr. Wright first rose to national prominence by developing innovative education and early childhood development programs for individuals with developmental disabilities and demonstration programs for college students with disabilities. These experiences fueled her passion for developing human potential as she then applied the profound insights she discovered to the general population, spurring people from all walks of life to significant success in personal transformation and leadership development.

Dr. Judith Wright is the founder of the Society of Femininity in Action, providing revolutionary leadership training for women. She is also one of the country’s foremost experts on transformational leadership, having founded the Transformational Leadership Symposium, with convenes experts from around the nation to recognize cutting edge transformational leaders including Nobel laureate and congressional medal of honor winner, Dr. Muhammad Yunus. Judith’s work has been covered in over 1,000 media appearances, including ABC’s 20/20, Oprah, Good Morning America, and the Today show.

Christie Hefner is a seasoned professional with more than thirty years of executive and board experience in both public and private companies.  From 1988-2008, Hefner was Chairman and CEO of Playboy Enterprises, Inc., making her the longest serving female CEO of a U.S. public company.  During her tenure, Christie restructured the company, initiating its highly successful electronic and international expansion.  She also greatly expanded the leveraging of the Playboy brand via licensing, generating close to $1 billion in annual retail sales, 80% of them in women’s products.  When she left, over 40% of her executives were women.  For three years, Christie was named one of Fortune’s Most Powerful Women in the World.

A strong advocate for women, Hefner was a founding member of The Chicago Network, The Committee of 200, and the Chicago Chapter of Women Corporate Directors.

Christie is on the Advisory Board of Springboard Enterprises, a nonprofit that is an accelerator for women tech entrepreneurs and supports them as they raise capital to grow their businesses.  She has been inducted into the Women’s Business Development Center Hall of Fame for “opening doors and building opportunities for all women entrepreneurs.”

Sponsored By:

Corporate and individual sponsorship opportunities are available.
Please call Barb Burgess at 312.645.8300 or email us at symposium@wrightliving.com

Our purpose is to live radiant, authentic lives and to support others to unleash their potential by consciously engaging in their own transformation and leadership, for the advancement of humanity and conscious, sustainable living on the planet.

SOFIA builds on the mission of the Wright Foundation by providing deep and powerful training in feminine leadership.