We are excited to announce our 2020 Workshop Speakers!
Krishna Powell is a leading subject matter expert on leveraging a Multi-Generational workforce and restoring sanity back to the workplace. Over her 20-year career, Krishna has traveled the world extensively sharing best practices for managing a multi-generational, multicultural workforce. She works with leaders and organizations in the United States, France, China, Singapore and United Kingdom
Pat is one of the country’s leading experts and most sought-after speakers on gender diversity and equality. Rated as a top employment litigator and trial lawyer by Chambers and other organizations for 40 years and as a leader and rainmaker in her firms, Ms. Gillette’s legal career focused on assisting Fortune 500 companies with their most difficult issues and challenges. At the end of 2015, she resigned from her firm to pursue her passion for empowering women through keynote speaking and writing. She now tours the country speaking on issues that help women advance into leadership positions in their organizations. Ms. Gillette has been recognized for her work to advance women in the profession by many organizations. She is the 2018 recipient of the ABA Margaret Brent Award, the highest honor given to women lawyers for professional achievement and for advancing the interests of women lawyers.
Rebecca is the Founder and Principal Consultant of Princeton HR Insight LLC, a Human Resources consulting firm focused on talent strategy, talent management, leadership development, coaching and team effectiveness. She identifies areas of impact and then designs and delivers programs that link HR actions to business strategy. This ensures that goals are achieved, initiatives are sustained, and the company is ready to meet future demands. Rebecca has been consistently recognized for delivering innovative solutions that drive alignment and deliver results at both the enterprise and business unit level. Her experience includes consulting and in-house HR, plus operations and business development line management positions. She has worked across many industries including pharmaceutical, financial, media, industrial, supply chain, academic and non-profit.
Lynn P. Fryckberg is a Senior Vice President - Wealth Management, Wealth Advisor, Financial Advisor and Portfolio Manager at UBS Financial Services. As a member of The Atlantic Legacy Group at UBS, Lynn offers you a seasoned professional with over 36 years of experience. She was one of the original “pioneers” for women in the traditionally male-oriented fields of financial and investment planning. Her passion for understanding her responsibilities for clients has awarded her the opportunity to now represent fourth generation in many of the families Lynn works with today. By concentrating on clients concerns in a highly complex world, Lynn focuses on retirement planning, estate planning, long-term care needs, life cycle planning for legacy intentions, and insurance planning. She understands the importance of a truly customized program designed to meet clients’ specific needs. Graduated from Thomas Jefferson University (Philadelphia University) with a Bachelor of Science degree, Lynn is Series 7, 66, 63, and 31 licensed while also holding licenses in life and health insurance and annuities.
Lulu Zappy is a Financial Advisor with The Atlantic Legacy Group at UBS Financial Services and has been working in the financial services industry since 2011. Her focus is on developing strategies and recommendations for clients to help them pursue their short and long-term financial goals. Lulu believes financial planning starts with education. Empowering clients with the knowledge and ability to make sound financial decisions is her biggest accomplishment.
Lulu grew up in Shanghai, China before immigrating to New Jersey in 1999. She graduated from Tulane University’s A.B. Freeman School of Business with dual degrees in Finance and Consumer Behavior. In addition, Lulu participates in many local community organizations including the Asia Society New York, the A.B. Freeman School of Business Alumni Association, the Alpha Epsilon Phi Alumni Association and the CFA Society of Philadelphia. In 2017, Lulu completed the international exams required to become a Chartered Financial Analyst which adds to her CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ title of which she earned in 2015.
Laura Kofoid considers herself to be the luckiest, unlucky person in the world. She and her dear husband of 32 years and two usually-lovely, almost-grown children have together traveled to 7 continents. As co-founder, CEO of Laudi Vidni custom leather goods, she has revolutionized the tired handbag industry. She helped found the Malnati Brain Tumor Institute to find a cure for brain tumors and is a tireless advocate for social justice as a board member of the ACLU-Illinois and for the election of women through Emily’s List. She is a graduate of Harvard Business School and prior to Laudi Vidni, had a blast in her dream career as a retail buyer.