WEACT schedules event to accelerate womens’ access
A structured 90-minute session
designed to accelerate women’s access to
other female executives and entrepreneurs.
is scheduled Oct. 3.
The event is sponosored by WE ACT
(Women Executives Accelerating Change
Today). Members include professional
women, executives, entrepreneurs and students.
The event is free for WE ACT members;
guests and non-members will pay
$10 at the door.
WE ACT was founded in 2002 to
ensure women in northern Nevada acquire
the skills, knowledge and confidence to
succeed in business through professional
development, access to vital resources and
The board of directors consists of the
following individuals: Judi Gardner, Cisco
Systems, president; Alice Heiman, ARH
Consulting, director; Charity Hudnall,
Glaze Imaging, director; Estella
Luluquisen, director; Yvonne Stedham,
Ph.D., University of Nevada, Reno, director;
Jeanne Yamamura, Ph.D., University
of Nevada, Reno, Treasurer; Misty Young,
KPS|3, vice president.
The unanimous approvals Wednesday came despite state leaders promising to tighten up requirements for Nevada’s tax abatements and incentives for future companies.