Powerful Women in Leadership Breakfast

The 2016 Rainbow PUSH Coalition and the Citizenship Education Fund present the inaugural POWERFUL WOMEN IN LEADERSHIP BREAKFAST.  The Powerful Women in Leadership Breakfast honors women demonstrate the power of giving and leading a cause.

The breakfast takes place during the 17th Annual Creating Opportunity Conference, onFriday, October 21, 2016, 8:00AM to 10:00AM at the Hyatt Regency Atlanta.

This year’s keynote speaker is the Honorable Alexis Herman, America’s 23rd Secretary of Labor and the first African-American ever to lead the United States Department of Labor.

Our 2016 honorees: 

Mrs. Juanita Jones Abernathy
Mother of the Movement Award

Ms. Bree Newsome
Woman of Courage Award

Dr. Gwendolyn Boyd
Excellence in Education Leadership Award


Lisa Rayam Tucker
Award Winning Broadcast Journalist