“What goes on at the Remarkable Women's Luncheon STAYS at the Remarkable Women's Luncheon”
The July Remarkable Women's Luncheon will be hosted by Rita Ricks, Life Coach and Inspirational Speaker at Rita Ricks LLC.
With guest speaker:
Greta J. Harris
CEO of the Better Housing Coalition and co-chair of Mayor Levar Stoney’s Housing Taskforce
Ms. Harris sits and served on many boards such as Virginia Tech’s Board of Visitors in 2016, the boards of ChamberRVA, the Richmond Jazz Society, the boards of the City of Richmond’s Economic Development Authority, and the Federal Reserve Bank’s Board of Governors’ Consumer Advisory Council to name a few. Among her accolades, Greta was named the Virginia Tech Black Alumni Association’s 2016 Philanthropist of the Year; and was recognized as a 2014 Outstanding Virginian by Equality Virginia. Greta earned her bachelor of architecture degree from Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University and holds a master of science in architecture and urban design from Columbia University.
Each luncheon includes a fireside chat featuring an influential women in business. These quarterly luncheons are designed to provide training and networking opportunities for women professionals through open dialogue and full audience participation in a small, intimate setting. Topics in the past include effective communication conflict management, assertiveness, self-fulfillment, and upward mobility.