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Newport News Now is a daily e-newsletter that launched in March 2016. Articles that ran in our newsletter between March 2016 and March 2018 are available on these pages. Newsletters produced beginning in April 2018 can be viewed on our new daily newsletter page.

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Apr 19

Peninsula Chamber of Commerce Hosts Women’s Leadership Forum

Posted on April 19, 2017 at 8:17 AM by Communications Department

The Peninsula Chamber of Commerce is hosting a Women’s Leadership Forum on Tuesday, May 2 at 11:30 a.m. at the Chamber office located at Lakefront Plaza in Hampton. The forum features three guest speakers: Debra Flores, president and administratorForum Group_SC for Sentra Careplex Hospital; Susan Gaston, president and owner of the Gaston Group; and Col. Caroline Miller, Air Base Wing Commander of the United States Air Force. Moderated by Michelle Benson with the Virginia Peninsula Foodbank, the panelists will discuss their choices in careers, their leadership style, and how they maintain work-life balance.

Tickets to the event are $25 and include a lunch catered by Tucanos Brazilian Grill. The event can also be counted as one hour of professional development. Sponsorship opportunities are available for this event. For more information or to register for the event, visit the Virginia Peninsula Chamber website or contact Jackie Shapiro at or 757-325-8162.