Save the dates for the 40th Anniversary Celebration!
Friday, June 17 – 4-9 pm, Whittemore House
4 - 4:30 Registration
4:30 - 6 Reflections on 40 years
A panel of Forum members will discuss how Forum and the greater St. Louis region have evolved in the last 40 years and expectations for how the Forum will need to adapt and stay relevant to members' needs for the future. The panel will be moderated by Judy Meador, a Forum founder. Other panelists include Darcella Craven, VetBiz; Jaime Dodd, Hope Educational & Research Center; Jan Holloway, Monsanto (retired); and Martha Uhlhorn, La Bonne Bouchee-Wholesale Bakery & Gourmet to Go.
6 - 7 Speed Networking and Cocktail Hour
Get to know other Forum members during this fun, fast-paced session
7 - 9 Dinner and Conversation
Saturday, June 18 – 8-11:30 am, Whittemore House
8:30 - 9:30 Continental Breakfast
9:30 - 11:30 Truthtellers: Womanism & Feminism Working Together
Amy Hunter, Vice President Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion, Caleres, community activist, and diversity scholar will share her hopes and vision for an even better St. Louis. This is a conversation to unite and encourage women to work across barriers and create the world we would like to see for ourselves and our future generations. This talk will include her life in the intersections of her identity. This is a motivating session, and everyone is welcome to the community of thinkers, doers and believers. The presentation will be followed by small group discussions among members to share their own experiences, insights, and ideas.
Please note: if you’d like to stay overnight, a block of rooms is being held at The Knight Center under St. Louis Forum. Rooms are $139/night + tax. Rooms must be booked by May 26. To book a room, call (314) 933-9400.