May 22, 2024

The Women’s Leadership Colloquium @UMW To Host Virtual Conference on November 5

2020 Keynote, Charmaine McClarie

We Are Virtual for 2020!

Featured on Thursday, November 5 is a keynote presentation from dynamic speaker Charmaine McClarie.

Charmaine McClarie is an author, C-suite adviser, keynote speaker, executive coach, and executive presence authority who helps leaders have their best year ever. She has worked with leaders in 27 industries across five continents. Her clients include top executives from Coca-Cola, Gilead Sciences, Humana, Johnson & Johnson, MasterCard, Starbucks, and T-Mobile.

The half-day event also includes a variety of enriching seminars and discussions. Attendees will also have the opportunity to sign up for 1:1 professional coaching sessions in the afternoon.

The Location and Other Info

The 27th Annual Women’s Leadership Colloquium @UMW has been re-imagined, and we are excited to announce that the conference will take place virtually for 2020!

Get Your Red Ready! Since the conference is virtual this year, we encourage all attendees to wear RED! Adding a splash of red to your outfit will unite us while apart.

For more information and questions, e-mail


$59  Morning Session (9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.)
Includes keynote, post-keynote breakout, and selected breakout session of participant’s choosing
$20  Coaching Session (1:00 p.m.- 5:00 p.m.)
Includes one 45 minute coaching session with professional coach
$30  Senior Leader Session (1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.)

*A meeting link for each session will be sent in a separate email to all attendees the week of the Colloquium.*

Student Registration

We welcome and encourage students at this event. The student rate is $20 for the morning session.

Register a student – open on September 1

1:1 Coaching

Attendees will have the opportunity to sign up for 1:1 coaching sessions with professional career coaches. A limited number of 45 minute sessions will be available on a first come, first served basis. Attendees will be assigned to one of seven experienced and engaging coaches and sent their time slot and meeting link as the event date approaches. Deadline to register for for coaching is 5:00pm on Thursday, October 29.

Senior Leader Session

If you are responsible to a board of directors or lead a team of senior leaders or managers, then join communications strategist, Charmaine McClarie, for a highly interactive senior leaders’ session. This session will enable you to discover new ways of communicating that focus on what matters, engages and influences your constituents and delivers results for your enterprise. This interactive session with other regional senior leaders will challenge your thinking and provide you with actionable tools that you can apply immediately.

My role is one of the following:

  • CXO, Chief [Executive, Financial, Administrative, People, Human Resources] Officer
  • President, Partner
  • Vice President/Provost
  • Executive Director/Dean/Senior Director/Senior Manager
  • Director
*Fee Disclosure Statement: Payees will incur a 2.75% service fee for each online transaction. Refund policy: Refunds are not given. Registrants unable to attend may send a substitute.