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SPEAKER: STEPHANIE RIVERS  “Keeping the glass door open: Females aspiring to top-level positions”. Additionally, Eileen deHaro, AAUW Covington-Mandeville Membership VP, will present the AAUW  “Work Smart” online salary negotiation workshop!

Join AAUW on January 25th as Stephanie Rivers leads a conversation about women in leadership, “Keeping the glass door open: Females aspiring to top-level positions”. The meeting is at 10 AM at the Madisonville library.

This program was originally scheduled in October 2019 but cancelled due to severe weather and power outages!

Stephanie moved to St. Tammany Parish in 2011 while still serving on active duty with the US Army. She retired in 2015 in the rank of Colonel after serving 30 years in the United States Army Reserve. Stephanie volunteers for her VFW post 8720 (Abita Springs) as well as for You Night Empowering Events which is an organization that helps women embrace life after cancer. She is Doctoral Candidate at Grand Canyon University and expects to defend her dissertation in the summer of 2020. Pursuing a degree in Organizational Leadership, her dissertation focus is women’s aspiration to leadership. Stephanie has a BSBA from the University of Florida and a MA in Management from American Military University. She currently works for the St. Tammany Council on Aging as the transportation director. She is also the director of STAR Transit, the parish public transportation system. COAST and STAR Transit provide curb to curb demand response services in the parish 5 days a week.

AAUW’s WORK SMART program will be introduced. It is an free, online resource to provide participants with tools to negotiate better salaries in current or new jobs.