She Talks: Finding your voice and the courage to use it

Over the weekend the Utah Women and Leadership Project hosted the fall session of She Talks Utah a leadership speaker and dialogue series. Five inspirational women from around the state spoke on this season’s theme: Finding our voices and the courage to use them. Each speaker had a unique take on what it means to […]

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Utah educated women

Utah’s Educated Woman of the Month- Jenny McCulloch

The Utah educated women blogs are an effort to shine the spotlight on incredible women around the state, the Utah Women and Leadership Project is selecting one woman per month to be featured here and all of our social media platforms.  These inspiring women come from all walks of life.  They’re mothers, entrepreneurs, educators, doctors, […]

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Why Not Me?

Robbyn  Scribner works within the areas of development and grant writing for the Utah Women in Leadership Project at Utah Valley University. She holds a Master’s degree in English with an emphasis in composition and rhetoric from Brigham Young University, and a Bachelor’s degree (also from BYU) in European Studies. Robbyn specializes in promoting excellence in writing; she has […]

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Educated Woman of the Week- Celina Milner

Senate Candidate, Education Advocate, Bachelor of Science, Political Science and Government, Wells College About: Celina is a trusted center of influence with an extensive diversified network.  Her passion and enthusiasm live in serving the communities of her home state.  Born and raised in West Jordan, Celina’s background is in the travel and hospitality industry where […]

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Educated Woman of the Week- Dr. Susan Madsen

Orin R. Woodbury Professor of Leadership & Ethics, Utah Valley University Professor of Management Director, Utah Women and Education Initiative Director, Utah Women and Leadership Project Fellow, The Leadership Trust Foundation (Ross-on-Wye, England) Visiting Fellow, Faculty of Economic and Business (University of Zagreb, Croatia) Distinguished Visiting Fellow, Lancaster Leadership Centre (Lancaster University, U.K.)   Briefly […]

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Educated Woman of the Week- Sandra Hollins

State House Representative of District 23, Licensed Clinical Social Worker B.S. Business Management, Master’s of Social Work, University of Phoenix I received my bachelor’s degree in business management from the University of Phoenix and a master’s degree in social work. I am also a graduate of the Westside Leadership Institute. As a profession, I work […]

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Educated Woman of the Week- Rebecca Winkel

The American Petroleum Institute; Economic Advisor B.A Economics, Master’s of Public Policy, Brigham Young University Rebecca Winkel works as an economic advisor for the American Petroleum Institute (API) where she has been for more than four years. As a member of the Policy Analysis department Ms. Winkel helps ensure that API’s research is defensible and […]

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Educated Woman of the Week- Eva Tukuafa 

Eva Tukuafa University of Utah Department of Neurology, Clinical Program Manager/Social Worker University of Utah Briefly tell us about your academic/professional life:  Eva Tukuafu, MSW, LCSW is a clinical program manager and social worker in the Movement Disorder and Neuromuscular Divisions at the University of Utah, Department of Neurology. She joined the Department of Neurology […]

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Educated Woman of the Week- Michelle Mumford 

Michelle Mumford Utah Appellate Law, Principal B.Y.U. Law school Briefly tell us about your academic/professional life:  Michelle Mumford is an attorney in private practice in Salt Lake. She attended law school at Brigham Young University and worked at a large law firm on Wall Street after law school. She took eight years off to be […]

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Educated Woman of the Week- Ally Isom 

Ally Isom Public Affairs B.A., Brigham Young University Briefly tell us about your academic/professional life:  I am passionate about making a difference. As the director of the Division of Family and Community Relations in the Public Affairs Department of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, my responsibilities include local business, interfaith and community […]

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