SAN DIEGO, California, January 24, 2024 –The Academy of Our Lady of Peace (OLP) proudly announces its 10th Annual Women’s Symposium on March 8th, 2024, continuing its longstanding commitment to the advancement of young women in academia and leadership. This year’s symposium will bring together renowned women leaders addressing critical concerns in the workplace. The event is a symphony of voices rising together, creating a powerful resonance that echoes themes of women empowerment. Open to parents, guardians, alumnae and the greater community, the symposium provides an opportunity to gain valuable insights that will help you foster meaningful connections.
For 142 years, OLP has empowered young women. The annual Women’s Symposium celebrates the OLP legacy and provides a platform for students and local community members to connect with exceptional women leaders across an array of disciplines. This year’s 10th annual Women’s Symposium features a lineup of more than 30 speakers, ensuring a wealth of diverse insights and perspectives that appeals to every participant.
This year the theme is Together We Rise, and the stage will be shared by a multitude of dynamic speakers with panel discussions covering pertinent topics like public policy, healthcare and fashion. The symposium will open with a keynote address by Emmy Award Winning Journalist, Rocsi Diaz, panel discussions with an impressive lineup of accomplished women leaders such as, our Chair, Kimberly King – Founder, CEO, and Director of Client Relations at KKM, Christine LaMarca- President of the California Rental Housing Association, Lauren Fisher Nike Represented CrossFit Athlete and Entrepreneur behind Grown Strong, Sarah (Valine) Harris ‘08- Renowned chef, Coreen Petti- Associate Vice President of University Events and partnerships at the University of San Diego, and many more esteemed guests.
The stage will be graced by these accomplished women leaders, sharing their experiences and insights. The symposium, open to parents, guardians, alumnae, and the broader community, provides a unique opportunity for networking and gaining valuable insights.
OLP’s legacy of empowering young women is eloquently showcased in the annual Women’s Symposium, which has become a cornerstone event. Through this platform, students and local community members connect with extraordinary women leaders, fostering inspiration and shared success. The diversity of experiences among the panelists ensures a rich tapestry of perspectives, offering attendees a wealth of valuable insights.
The OLP Women’s Symposium not only showcases the intricate tapestry of OLP’s history, but also inspires empowerment and shared success. The diverse experiences of the panelists will undoubtedly provide valuable insights and inspiration to all in attendance. For more information and to explore the full list of speakers and panelists, please visit https://olpws.squarespace.com/
About The Academy of Our Lady of Peace
Located in San Diego, California, the Academy of Our Lady of Peace (OLP) is a rigorous college preparatory school with an unparalleled leadership program and a variety of co-curricular activities. For 142 years, it has educated young women in the spirit of excellence and innovation that characterizes the founding Sisters of St. Joseph of Carondelet. OLP has been recognized as a Blue Ribbon School of excellence by the U.S. Department of Education and 100 percent of its graduates continue on to pursue higher education. Students are
encouraged to become academic, social, and spiritual leaders, as they are empowered with the skills and confidence needed to compete at whatever their career aspirations may be. OLP ensures its graduates have a worldwide perspective immersed in social justice issues, which enables them to become global leaders committed to changing the world.
For more information, please visit http://www.aolp.org/.
Published by: Martin De Juan