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BSCTC to host free Leading Ladies Women’s Leadership Conference

Big Sandy Community and Technical College (BSCTC) will sponsor a Leading Ladies Regional Women’s Leadership Conference on Saturday, April 29 from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. on the college’s Prestonsburg campus.  

The one-day event will feature speakers Dr. Rhonda Tracy, chancellor of the Kentucky Community and Technical College System; Allison Ball, Kentucky State Treasurer; Dr. Jamie Heath, dean of the University of Kentucky College of Nursing; Paula Schenk, executive director of the Kentucky Board of Nursing and Dr. Ayesha Sikder.  

Participants will:

  • Review common barriers faced by women ascending in leadership;
  • Explore various leadership styles employed by successful women leaders;
  • Determine effective strategies to navigate the leadership ladder and to capture a senior leadership position; and
  • Interview expert panelists on various topics related to women and leadership. 

Registration is free and breakfast and lunch will be provided.  For more information or to RSVP, contact Pamela Tackett at (606) 889-4790 or Dr. Patsy Jackson at (606) 889-4711.