CINCINNATI, OH ­– U.S. Sen. Sherrod Brown (D-OH), along with several southwest Ohio business and community partners will host the fourth annual “Women’s Leadership Summit: Together We Rise” at Xavier University on Saturday, Oct. 6th. The one-day program will shine a light on the good work women are doing in southwest Ohio to uplift their communities.

  • Individuals interested in learning more about the conference can visit Brown’s website HERE.
  • The event is free for all registered participants. Lunch is provided and free childcare is available onsite.

For the past three years, we’ve hosted the Women’s Leadership Summit throughout the state, showcasing Ohioans doing important work to make our communities and our state better,” said Brown “I’m looking forward to returning to Cincinnati for the fourth annual Women’s Leadership Summit, bringing participants together to learn more about the inspiring ways local leaders are helping Ohio grow and thrive.”

“I am honored to join my friend Sherrod Brown at the fourth annual Women’s Leadership Summit in Cincinnati and look forward to meeting with women from all across the state,” said Sen. Kamala Harris (D-CA) who will provide the keynote address for the leadership summit. “This is a great opportunity for us to come together and discuss the challenges facing women across the country, share ideas, and be inspired.”

Regional partners for the event include The Kroger Foundation, The Procter & Gamble Company, The Charlotte R. Schmidlapp Fund, Fifth Third Bank, UFCW Local 75, Trustee, Taft Stettinius & Hollister LLP, AK Steel Corporation, The Women’s Fund of the Greater Cincinnati Foundation, Worldpay, CVG Airport, Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center, Women of Cincy, Convergys, University of Dayton, Xavier University, Cincinnati State Technical & Community College, Sinclair Community College, and Mount Saint Joseph University.

Every year, Brown hosts a women’s leadership summit in Ohio. In 2015, Brown hosted the inaugural summit “The Power of You” in Cincinnati. Last year, Brown hosted the summit “Tell Your Story” in Columbus.