Leading Women, a Rhode Island organization devoted to helping women meet and succeed in their career goals, says it has formed a Connecticut affiliate.
Leading Women of Connecticut will host its first "Lessons In Leadership Breakfast Series" event May 21 at the Hilton Mystic. Diane Jorkasky, M.D., senior vice president chief medical officer, and head of development at Aileron Therapeutics of Cambridge, Mass., will be the featured speaker.
The series continues June 22 at the Hilton Mystic with Denise Nemchev, staff executive and one of the highest ranking women at Stanley Black & Decker in New Britain.
The events are $35 per person including breakfast. Registration is available online at leadingwomen.biz. The "Lessons in Leadership Series" is sponsored in part by Pfizer, Lawrence & Memorial Hospital and Right Management.