​​​​​​​​​​Inspiring Confident Leadership in Young Women Virtual Retreat​

​​Empowering young women through professional leadership skills

June 16–18, 2021

The Inspiring Confident Leadership in Young Women Retreat is a three-day virtual camp for incoming high school junior and senior girls who are interested in business hosted by the University of Findlay's College of Business. The goal of this retreat is to educate and empower young women to explore their leadership styles while building confidence in their professional leadership skills. 
  • ​Cost: $25.00
  • Attendance is limited to only 50 students.
  • Virtual information sessions and workshops to develop professional business​ skills.
  • Partake in a mock interview, which will provide valuable experience and confidence for future opportunities.
  • Learn from and interact virtually with college professors, college students, and industry professionals whose goal is to empower women within the workplace.​

Sign up today!

​​​​​The deadline to sign up is Friday, May 28, 2021. Students will be informed of the acceptance decision ​​by June 1, 2021.

Guest Speakers

Julie Cordonnier
National Accounts Manager at Marathon Petroleum Corporation

Mary Wineberg
Olympic Gold Medalist, Author, and CEO at Secure Your Gold

​Are you a teacher or administrator? Refer your student!
Teachers/administrators can refer students ​they feel would be a good fit for the virtual retreat by filling out the form below. Once the form is submitted, the student you referred will be contacted and asked to complete the application. 

Tentative Schedule

Wednesday, June 16, 2021:
9:00 – 9:15 am: Introductions of hosts
9:15 – 9:30 am: Welcome / Overview of the camp
9:30 - 10:00 am: What it means to choose a career in business
10:00 - 11:00 am: The Leader Within Workshop (Keynote)
11:00 - 11:30 am: Virtual Campus Tour
11:30 - 12:00 pm: Break
12:00 - 1:00 pm: Club Fair
1:00 - 1:45 pm: Advocate Fiercely Workshop
1:50 - 2:15pm Professional Dress/Fashion Show

Thursday, June 17, 2021:
9:00 -10:00am: Balancing the College Life
10:00 - 11:00 am: Major Fair
11:00-12:00pm: Importance of Personal Branding (Keynote)
12:00-12:30pm: Break
12:30-1:10 pm: Importance of Self Awareness Workshop
1:15-2:00pm Interviewing/Elevator Pitch
2:00 - 2:30pm Business Olympics

Friday, June 18, 2021:
9:00-12:00pm: Mock Interview

For questions, contact Kirby Overton, Ed.D.