ACE Group today announced the ACE Women’s Forum (AWF) and the Professional Women’s Roundtable (PWR) will be co-hosting a panel discussion on the current political climate on January 24, from 8-10 a.m. at ACE’s Philadelphia headquarters, 436 Walnut Street. Featuring diverse executives from government, business, and nonprofit organizations, From Your House to the White House will highlight topics that impact women and their families both at home and in the office. The discussion will cover topics including healthcare, tax reform, the debt ceiling, and what we can expect from Congress in 2014.
Moderator Krista L. Glenn, Senior Vice President & Senior Claim Officer, Multinational Claims, North America, ACE Group, will be joined by panelists:
- Peter Grollman, Vice President, Government Affairs, Community Relations & Advocacy, CHOP
- Judge Renee Hughes (ret.), Chief Executive Officer, Red Cross of Southeastern PA
- Alexandra Pryor, Attorney, Cozen O’Connor
- Karen Valanzano, Senior Vice President, Federal Government Affairs, ACE Group
“Being informed on the current and ever-changing political landscape is critical for success in today’s business arena. This event not only offers a unique educational experience, but also provides an opportunity for participants to discuss the topics brought to the table,” said Deborah Stalker, Deputy General Counsel, North America Office of General Counsel, ACE Group. “The mission of the ACE Women’s Forum is to provide educational opportunities for women, as well as a network for support and a sense of inclusion. Joining together with PWR on this event supports our goals, while also expanding the event’s reach and in turn, broadening and strengthening the dialogue.”
The event will begin with a networking reception, followed by the panel discussion and a question/answer session.Christie Mills, President of PWR, said, “We’re proud to offer a forum for participants from the Philadelphia region to learn about and discuss the important topic of politics, and how it impacts different organizations and workplaces. Aligned with our mission, this event will not only offer an education and learning opportunity, but will also serve as an opportunity for personal growth.”