EmpowHER 2019 was a great success, hope to see you next year!
JOIN US FOR NEXT YEAR’S EMPOWHER EVENT!
Thank you to our 2019 Lead Sponsor!
Thank you to our #TeamEmpowHER Sponsors!
Our EmpowHER Ambassadors!
She Should Run, CEO & Founder
Erin Loos Cutraro is the Founder and CEO of She Should Run, a leading non-partisan organization working to increase the number of women running for office in the United States. Since its founding in 2011, nearly 40,000 women have been encouraged to run for office through She Should Run’s efforts, and over 12,000 women have indicated they are preparing for a future through She Should Run’s flagship program, the Incubator. Erin is a respected voice on gender equality in elected leadership. She has been featured in the New York Times, The Washington Post, NBC News, and profiled by Vice News.
Glendale, City Manager
Yasmin Beers currently serves as the City Manager for the City of Glendale. Prior to her appointment, Yasmin was Glendale’s Assistant City Manager and had been serving as its Interim City Manager since November 2017. In her capacity as Assistant City Manager, she served as the Chief Operating Officer overseeing approximately 1,600 employees serving in Police, Fire, Public Works, Parks, Library, and Glendale Water & Power Departments, to name a few. She was also responsible for City-wide budget oversight, labor and employee relations, the Capital Improvement Program, policy management, and served as the administrative hearing officer for the City. Yasmin played a crucial role in the restructuring of the City organization necessitated by the Great Recession and subsequent elimination of the City’s Redevelopment Agency in 2012.