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Women in the Forefront Luncheon
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The Chicago Network’s hallmark event is the Women in the Forefront Luncheon. This highly anticipated annual gathering inspires the audience through stories of achievement and personal reflection. Each year, one of the country’s most influential figures shares their professional and personal experiences with a sold-out audience of more than 1,600 of Chicago’s business, civic, and philanthropic leaders.

At the 28th annual luncheon held on March 31, 2017, Valerie Jarrett, former Senior Advisor to President Barack Obama, spoke in conversation with Susan Sher, Senior Advisor to the President of the University of Chicago. Susan and Valerie’s careers have intersected over many years, including in the White House. During their conversation, Valerie recalled her most memorable days working with the President and shared authentic advice for women leaders. Click here to read the full press release...