ST. LOUIS – TEDxGatewayArch will host a women-focused event at Ferrara Theatre in America`s Center, to showcase six speakers who will share talks to inspire, empower and innovate for change.
Mich Hancock TEDxGatewayArch co-founder and St. Louis City Treasurer Tishaura Jones joined Fox 2 to talk about how this event will inspire understandings of new perspectives and empower audiences to shape the future.
For more information visit: tedxgatewayarch.org/tedxgatewayarchwomen-2019
Event speakers and presentations include:
· Tishaura Jones – Children`s savings accounts – Small investments in children`s savings accounts will yield several positive results over time.
· Meridith McKinley – Art in urban places – Community, public and urban arts have high importance and impact in everyday life.
· Leilani Carver-Madalon – Empowering authentic confidence – Power is derived from more than perfectionism, develop confidence through self-empowerment.
· Sophia E. Hayes – Science the heck out of climate change – Technology exists that can change the course of the environment with reduction to greenhouse gases.
· Rebecca Clark – Kids need diverse literacy – Youth literacy and education help to allow children an avenue to dream and express themselves.
· Susan Maginn – Divorce teaches spiritual lessons – Divorce has the potential to teach lessons on integrity, acceptance, forgiveness, generosity, and renewal.