Women in Leadership Conference registration deadline is today

PARKERSBURG — The deadline to register is today for the Women in Leadership Conference scheduled 9 a.m.-3:30 p.m. June 22 at the Grand Pointe Conference Center in Vienna

Keynote speaker is Rebekah Mathis-Stump, chief operating officer of Ethos Leadership, whose presentation is titled “Passion Fuels Purpose.” She was an assistant to the president at Ohio Valley University and was a legal counsel at the school.

Emcee will be Carrie Casto, vice president and mortgage loan officer at BB&T. Leslie Stone of Stone Strategies of Cross Lanes, W.Va., will facilitate a session on identifying passions and making them happen.

Cost is $50 for chamber members, $35 for members of the Professional Women’s Association, $35 for Jaycees and Generation MOV members, $35 for nonprofit groups and $75 for general attendees. The event is organized by the Mid-Ohio Valley Chamber of Commerce and the Professional Women’s Association.

For more information, call the Chamber of Commerce at 304-422-3588.

Sponsors are West Virginia Central Credit Union, the United Way, Chemours, BB&T, Peoples Bank, Memorial Health Systems, Blennerhassett Hotel, Parkersburg and Wood County Public Library, Blennerhassett Hotel, United Bank, Aspire Salon, the Professional Women’s Conference, the Chamber of Commerce, Gift Gallery, Kill Kirtland Photography, WesBanco, In a Jam, The Parkersburg News and Sentinel, Grand Pointe Conference and Reception Center, WV Social Media and Premiere Productions.