"Filipinas in Motion
Celebrating Women's History Month in March"
@ the Filipina Salo Salo
Filipinas in Motion: Developing Personal Power and Influence, Empowering Each Other
The name “Filipinas in Motion” was selected to describe
the many roles of Filipina women. The name envisions the Filipina
woman as constantly growing, transforming, innovating, and changing
herself as she secures her place in the world. Filipinas in Motion
showcases Filipina women in a wide range of professional roles and
actively involved in corporate, government, and nonprofit organizations.
It is about celebrating Filipina women, sharing stories and strategies,
and passing on their wisdom to those who may need the inspiration.
Filipinas in Motion is about “what it means to be a Filipina
FILIPINAS IN MOTION:
These are small discussion groups of Filipina women in similar fields
and professional areas of expertise. Each group has a Discussion
Leader who will facilitate the flow of ideas and ensure participant
sharing and empowerment. Topics will cover career strategies, real-life
stories (triumphs, struggles, accomplishments), an insider’s
perspective on how Filipinas navigate their unique workplaces, and
best practices on how to “arrive, survive, and thrive”
in the world of work. These small group discussions will provide
an environment to restart thought processes and expand thinking.
Participants can sign up for any group of their choice.
Whether you’re an entrepreneur, student, career changer, homemaker,
new or re-entering the workplace, up-and-coming supervisor, seasoned
manager, or top executive, Filipinas in Motion has a place for you.
FWN provides tools to improve life skills, career competencies,
and capacities for leadership effectiveness - thinking strategically,
acting decisively, and influencing others. Focusing on real life,
business, and career advancement experiences from practitioners,
corporate managers, and community leaders along with peer-to-peer
networking are the distinguishing features of FWN meetings.
Choose the group you want to join when you register.
IN MOTION DISCUSSION GROUPS: Filipinas in Communications (PR, Marketing & the Media)
Associate Editor, Greener World Media, Inc.
· Filipinas in Education
Thelma Boac, Principal, Silver Creek High School
· Filipina Entrepreneurs
Founder/CEO, xroads Philippine Sea Salts
· Filipinas in Arts
Judy Romanenkov, Artist, JBMR Paintings
· Filipinas in Finance
SEC & GAAP Compliance Manager, URS Corporation
· Filipinas in Government
Executive Director, Civil Service Commission
City & County of San Francisco
· Filipinas in Healthcare
Dr. Mayette Almazan
Psychiatrist, The Specialty Center, Inc.
· Filipinas in Human Resources, Organization Development & Training
Vashti R. Sinigayan, Recruiter / HR Professional,
· Filipinas in Law
Charina Garcia, Esq., Cornerstone Law Group
· Filipinas in the Military & Law Enforcement
Eileen Quibuyen, FBI Research Analyst (invited)
· Filipinas in Nonprofits, Faith & Community Organizations
Mitos Santisteban, President, ABS CBN Foundation
· Filipinas in Politics
Joanne F. del Rosario, Mayor of Colma, California
· Filipinas in Science & Technology
Alelei Funcell, Senior Vice President, Solaria (invited)