MILWAUKEE — The Wisconsin Veterans Chamber of Commerce will be hosting the Women’s Leadership Reception tomorrow, an uplifting evening celebrating the service of women veterans and their continued contributions to Wisconsin’s economy and communities.
The evening will highlight the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs’ “I Am Not Invisible” Project, and will feature women veterans who are leading in business and improving communities across Wisconsin as well as bring attention to the contributions and experiences of women who have served in the military. There will be presentations from women veteran leaders, refreshments, networking, raffles, and more. Proceeds from this event will benefit the Milwaukee Homeless Veterans Initiative’s Women Veterans Initiative (WOVIN).
The featured speakers include:
- Secretary Mary Kolar, Wisconsin Department of Veterans Affairs
- Dr. Jennifer Potts, Center Street Business Improvement District
- Yolanda Medina, UW-Milwaukee Military & Veterans Resource Center
- Debbie Buchanan, Milwaukee Homeless Veterans Initiative
You can find more information on the event and the biographies of the speakers here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/womens-leadership-reception-tickets-407512951207