October 21, 2017


595 Hotel Cir S, San Diego, CA


10 Tickets


8 Professional Speakers

ABOUT THE EVENT / Come and learn, leave EMPOWERED

The Lead and Empower Her Conference will bring together insights from a diverse range of females from the entertainment industries, military, and big business. The conference will feature keynote speakers who are experts in their industries, provide interactive workshops, and business networking with a question and answer session. The Empowerment Team was formed to inspire and empower you in leadership, entrepreneurship, education, and more. You do not want to miss this powerful and inspirational womens’ conference.


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Vernice “FlyGirl” Armour Keynote Speaker

Kicking off the day of empowerment will be keynote speaker Vernice “FlyGirl” Armour.

Workshop 1

Speaker Vernice "Flygirl" Armour

Workshop: Get Gutsy. Get Booked. Get PAID!
Make Money with your message while making a difference. Get paid to share your story, gain valuable exposure for your business or take your book to bestseller!

Brunch/Vendor Shopping and Networking

Brunch will be provided for you.

Workshop 2 & 3

Speaker Lynda Martin

Workshop: Crisis Management
Whether you are an entrepreneur or a part of an organization in need of crisis management, this workshop will provide you with the skills to keep you and your company off the ropes. This workshop offers a global framework for crisis management that incorporates executable communication plans allowing you to step into a leadership role to de-escalate and/or intervene in any crisis situation when needed. You will gain confidence through developing applicable exercise scenarios for your industry.

Speaker Renee Kohn, MA

Workshop: Healing Through Humor
The boss says, "I need that report done by 9am." You hear, "You're freakin' WORTHLESS, CAN'T DO ANYTHING RIGHT, and AREN'T GOOD ENOUGH for this job." OUCH!!!!! Unresolved trauma, old wounds from the past, and limiting beliefs can tap into your emotional TRIGGERS and block you from sharing your dynamic talents. Transformational Coach and Improv Comedian, Renee Kohn, takes you on a FUN-FILLED, laughter-inducing journey to master SELF-AWARENESS, SELF-COMPASSION, AND EMPOWERMENT so you can TAKE BACK YOUR PERSONAL POWER, HEAL FROM THE INSIDE OUT, AND OWN YOUR GREATNESS!

Workshop 4, & 5

Speaker Felena Hanson

Workshop: Take the Leap and Launch Your Business
Felena Hanson will share a bit of her entrepreneurial path and guide you through several exercises to help you identify if you have a viable business idea AND give you key steps to get your business launched. Walk away with a road-map for success!

Speaker Dr. Julie Ducharme

Workshop: Successful Negotiation Tactics
Gain confidence in successful negotiation. Women have to learn how to negotiate different from men. Learn specific tactics on how you can negotiate successfully as women whether you are in the boardroom or shopping for shoes.  We go in-depth about the verbal and non-verbal art of negotiation and the power of persuasion. You will have the opportunity to practice in practical environments so you can increase your widespread effectiveness across diverse audiences.

Workshop 6 & 7

Speaker Katy Temple

Workshop: How to Make the Room and the Lens Yours!
Do you have a message to share, a brand to build? This session is for you. YouTube, FB Live, On-Air, in a Conference Room – there are cameras everywhere. You have an important message, and Media Coach Katy Temple can help you deliver that message powerfully.  In this session, you will gain the tools and strategies to ensure you connect with your audiences authentically and confidently.  You have your own voice, find the best the ways to “get it out there” with Katy Temple.

Speaker: Dr. Karen Walker, Lieutenant Colonel, USMCR

Workshop: Who do you Think you are Lady?: Personality and Leadership
Take a journey with Dr. Karen Walker through the importance of self-awareness in self-efficacy, emotional intelligence, and teamwork. Her experiences as an organizational psychologist and Marine Corps combat veteran will guide you through this empowerment expedition inspiring you to explore the power of influential leadership.

Final Words

Networking/Vendor shopping and time with speakers

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Event Speakers

Dr. Julie Ducharme

CEO of JD Consulting Solutions

Lynda Martin

Media Coach and Consultant

Renee Kohn, M.A.

Transformation Coach and Improv Comedian

Dr. Karen Walker – Lt. Colonel, USMCR

Organizational Psychologist, Executive Consultant, Author

Katy Temple

Media Coach and Consultant

Felena Hanson

Founder of Hera Hub


Keynote Speaker, Author, Executive Mentor

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General Admission

Keynote Presentations
Round Table Discussions
Swag Bag
Meet and Greet

Military and Group Rates Available

Please email us for a custom priced package.

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Event FAQS / find your answers

If there is still space available, you can register for the conference on the day of. However, we recommend registering early so you don't miss the opportunity to attend.
There will be 12 vendors at the event. Various companies and products are represented.
General Admission Price: $199.00  
The Conference takes place October 21st, 2017, at the Courtyard Marriott, Mission Valley/Hotel Circle San Diego, CA.  The program begins at 9 a.m. and goes until 4 p.m. The address of the conference is:
595 Hotel Cir S, San Diego, CA 92108
Refund date has passed. No refunds are available currently.
Parking is free.

Event Location

Location: Courtyard Marriott Mission Valley/Hotel Circle
595 Hotel Cir S, San Diego, CA 92108

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