Language of Leadership Workshop Presented by Stanford’s Clayman Institute for Gender Research

Posted on Jun 28, 2015 in Events, News

Latina Coalition Silicon Valley is honored to present Language of Leadership, a professional development workshop offered by Stanford’s Clayman Institute and the Center for the Advancement of Women’s Leadership—where their mission is to offers talks and workshops with an aim to empower women, engage men and create effective organizations.

The workshop focuses on helping women understand how language can shape perceptions of leadership.  Learn to understand the difference between nurturing and leadership language and how you can use both in the workplace.

LoriMeet our workshop leader! 

Lori Nishiura Mackenzie

Executive Director Stanford University’s Clayman Institute for Gender Research


Lori Nishiura Mackenzie is Executive Director of Stanford University’s Clayman Institute for Gender Research. Her work has been published in numerous outlets, and she speaks widely on the topics of Bias 2.0, women’s leadership and creating effective workplaces. She is executive editor of Gender News and the annual research magazine, upRising. Lori is the founder of the online Voice & Influence program aimed at providing people with the skills, information and inspiration to be as effective as possible. This curriculum has been widely viewed through the Clayman Institute’s partnerships with, the Stanford Graduate School of Business and the Darden Graduate School of Business.  Lori joined the Institute after working in marketing strategy and business management for 20 years at companies such as Procter & Gamble, Apple Computer, eBay, PayPal and CafePress. She is on the board of the Women’s Foundation of California and the Alliance for Girls. Formerly, she was a member of the Gender Equality Principles working group at the City of San Francisco Department on the Status of Women. Lori has an MBA from the Wharton School of Business at the University of Pennsylvania and a BA in Economics from the University of California, Berkeley.

Thank you to Stanford’s Clayman Institute for Gender Research for offering this workshop exclusively to our members! Another big thanks to Google for hosting us for this amazing session!

Lunch will be provided! For more information and to register, email or register here!