Leadership Luncheon III

DATE: Tuesday, March 2, 2021

"Women's Leadership from a Male Perspective" focus of March 24 session

HCC Kittredge Center and Campus Center

The March 24 session of the Holyoke Community College Women's Leadership Luncheon Series will feature two prominent men as guest presenters.

Jeff Hayden, vice president of HCC's division of Business and Community Services, and Jason Pacheco, manager of Workforce Planning for Baystate Health, will lead a discussion titled "Women's Leadership from a Male Perspective" on Wed., March 24, from noon to 1:15 p.m.

The session had originally been scheduled for Wed., March 31.

The 2021 Women's Leadership Luncheon Series takes place over Zoom on the last (or fourth) Wednesday of each month. Participants join a group of women leaders to discuss current issues and ideas to help their leadership development. They also have the opportunity to build a network of women leaders to help them navigate their careers.

Each lunch-time event features two presenters leading discussions on different topics:

March 24: "Women's Leadership from a Male Perspective" -  Hayden and Pacheco.

April 28:  "Courageous Actions" -  Dr. Sarah Perez McAdoo, MD, population health capstone director, University of Massachusetts Medical School; Jessica Collins, executive director, Public Health Institute of Western Mass. 

May 26: "Leading Through Change" - Margaret Tantillo, executive director, Dress for Success Western Massachusetts; Jess Roncarati-Howe, program director, Dress for Success Western Massachusetts. 

Previous sessions have welcomed presenters Luz Lopez, executive director of MetroCare of Springfield, and Annamarie Golden, director of Community Relations for Baystate Health ("Compassion Fatigue") and Lynn Turner, coach and business strategist, Clear Vision Alliance, Inc.; and Moe Belliveau, executive director, Easthampton Chamber of Commerce ("Maintaining Power and Grace While Glass Ceilings Are Being Shattered"). 

Sessions are $20 each or $50 for the full series. Space is limited.

Advance registration is required. To register, please go to: