Spectacular Teams: SURF on the Sweet Team Wave

We are excited to have MyChelle Andrews presenting – Spectacular Teams: SURF on the Sweet Team Wave


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  • Chicken Cordon Bleu
  • Roasted Red Potatoes
  • Salad
  • Vegetable
  • Vegetarian option: Ratatouille

If you require a special meal, please let us know.

Dinner Price: $20

 Please NOTE NEW RSVP DEADLINE!, No later than Sunday February  18, 2018

ABWA – American Business Women’s Association

La Luz – A diverse chapter offering growth to all women

 About our speaker:

As a corporate leader and an entrepreneur, MyChelle Andrews shares her unique insights into business, relationships, and community through her, consulting, coaching, and keynote speaking.

As an IT professional, MyChelle has built a successful career in the male-dominated field and she especially enjoys speaking with young women on the endless possibilities of their own success.

MyChelle’s professional journey is now taking her in a new direction. By combining what she has learned in over 30 years in technology and innovation, and her entrepreneurial spirit, MyChelle has started The Spectaculars a consulting, and professional speaking company focusing on helping companies and individuals gain the competitive advantage.

Understanding Gen Z, the newest consumers

Sophie Martin Speaker, Generational talkMillennials have presented new and interesting challenges to both marketers and HR managers. However, not Gen Z (aka the iGeneration) are on their way in. This presentation focuses on what we know about Gen Z-ers and how we can prepare for their increasing presence in the marketplace and the workplace.

About our speaker:

Sophie Martin is the Executive Director of the New Mexico Board of Bar Examiners. She holds both a J.D. and an M.B.A. from the University of New Mexico (UNM). Sophie is a 2013 recipient of the National Association of Women Lawyers’ Award, a two-time honoree on the Albuquerque Business First’s Forty Under 40 list, and the former Editor-in-Chief of the New Mexico Law Review.

Before her career in the law, Sophie was the Chief Marketing Officer for the UNM Anderson School of Management, Director of Marketing & Operations for Madstone Theaters, and worked in marketing and public relations for companies and organizations including the Georgia O’Keeffe Museum, Los Angeles Opera, Theatre LA, and Popejoy Hall. She teaches marketing management and social media, nonprofit management, and women’s leadership in the Executive MBA and professional development programs at the UNM Anderson School of Management. She is a past president of the UNM Women’s Law Caucus and of the New Mexico Advertising Federation and serves on the boards of Tricklock Company and Law Access New Mexico.


Chicken Caesar Salad

Vegetarian Option – Caesar Salad

If you require a special meal please let us know.

We will start networking at 6pm and begin the meeting at 6.30 pm.

We look forward to seeing you at the meeting.

Nov 16 Martha Burk

Dr. Martha Burk is a political psychologist and women’s issues expert and national consultant on gender pay equity (see separate webpage), to governments at all levels and corporations. She is co-founder of the Center for Advancement of Public Policy, a research and policy analysis organization in Washington, D.C. Dr. Burk serves as the Money Editor for Ms magazine, and is a syndicated newspaper columnist and blogger for Huffington Post and the Center for American Progress in Washington, D.C. Burk’s latest book, Your Voice, Your Vote: The Savvy Woman’s Guide to Power, Politics, and the Change We Need (2016-18), is a Ms magazine book selection.