2021 Working Women’s Forum

A BPW Signature Event, The Working Women’s Forum was held:


Thursday, October 21, 2021

St. Petersburg Museum of History

5:30 to 7:30 p.m.

Shift. Pivot. Change. If the past year and a half have taught us anything, it’s that professional and personal transitions can be planned or happen in a moment’s notice. “The Great Reset” will feature a lively panel discussion providing valuable information and resources to anyone seeking to rebuild or reassess their path and that of those around them.

The Panelists

Belinthia Berry
Acting Dean of Workforce Development
St. Petersburg College

Jessica Oreste
Chief Human Resrouces Officer
Women’s Care

Jennifer Yeagley
 Chief Executive Officer
St. Petersburg Free Clinic

Dr. Keesha Benson
Chief Learning and Evaluation Officer
Foundation for a Healthy St. Petersburg (Moderator)

The Venue

Our Generous Community Support

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Janssen & Igar
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Sam Bond

Small Business Sponsors include:

  • Sheila Barry-Oliver, Ed. D.
  • Binger Insurance Services
  • Colonial Life
  • The Law Firm of Vanessa L. King, PLLC
  • Sapphire Audio Visual Experts, Inc
  • Sydni Shollenberger , APR
  • The Simms Team
  • Thrive DTSP

Sponsorship opportunities are still available. 

For nearly a decade, our Working Women’s Forum has been held annually during National Business Women’s Week™, covering topics ranging from affordable healthcare to mentoring to grassroots democracy. We look forward to seeing you for another timely conversation that brings our mission—achieving equity for all women in the workplace through advocacy, education and informationto life!