Ms. Foundation's Young Professionals Advisory Committee Presents: Your Future, Your Finances

  • Grace Institute 40 Rector Street New York, NY, 10006 United States

Please join the Ms. Foundation for Women's Young Professional Advisory Committee for our inaugural women’s economic empowerment forum in NYC. "Your Future, Your Finances" will convene 100 young professionals for a night of financial education with industry experts through live panels and interactive workshops. In line with the event's theme, all proceeds will be donated to the Ms. Foundation's Economic Justice Program. 

Presenters include:
x. Jenna Bussman-Wise, Vice President of Investments at AIG, will be speaking about the best ways to leverage your employer to be philanthropic about the issues you care about.

x. Alexandra Dickinson, Founder and CEO of Ask For It, will be discussing the best tactics to negotiate a fair salary and foster confidence as a young professional. Her talk is titled "Ask For It: Negotiation Basics Every Woman Needs To Know". 

x. Eve Ellis, principal of The Matterhorn Group of Morgan Stanley and Ms. Foundation Board Member, will be discussing strategies on how young professionals can invest with a gender lens.

x. Mona Patel, Founder and CEO of Motivate Design and partner at WomenFix, will be discussing strategies on how to thrive as a young female entrepreneur. 

The Ms. Foundation's Young Professional Advisory Committee represents the next generation of feminist professionals in the US. Membership is composed of over 120 emerging leaders across the finance, legal, fashion, entertainment, non-profit and philanthropic industries. Please visit www.forwomen.org/ypac to learn more.