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With special thanks to our event sponsor, Enova, ARA Chicago is pleased to share the details of our next event.

Breaking Barriers: Lessons Learned from Trailblazing Women

ARA Chicago's December event will showcase a panel discussion with leading women in traditionally male-dominated sectors like the culinary world, banking, sportscasting, and more. The goal? A candid conversation to identify lessons that can help women, regardless of the career path they pursue, with time for audience engagement.

Confirmed panelists include:

• Stephanie Izard, Executive Chef for Girl & the Goat and Little Goat and Top Chef Season 4 Winner
• Connie Lindsey, Executive Vice President and Head of Corporate Social Responsibility and Global Diversity & Inclusion for Northern Trust
• Sarah Spain, espnW columnist & TV personality, SportsCenter Anchor & host for ESPN1000
• Jill Morgenthaler, Author, Leadership Expert, International Speaker

The panel will be moderated by Sandee Kastrul, President and Co-Founder of i.c.stars.

A summary of the event logistics follows:

Date: Wednesday, December 10, 2014

Time: 6:00 p.m. until 8:30 p.m., with networking from 6:00 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.

Location: 1871 is located on the 12th floor of the Merchandise Mart (222 West Merchandise Mart Plaza, 12th Floor, Chicago, Illinois 60654)

Cost: Free thanks to our event sponsor, Enova.

We hope to see you there and thank you, in advance, for support of our mission.

All our best,

Jane Gilligan Hamner

Megan McCann

Leslie Vickrey