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WIT Development Circle Kicks-off Year 2 at MGMWERX: Plans for STEM Tour & Financial Literacy Series

Updated: Apr 24, 2022

Photos by Trent Edwards

On April 8, 2022, Women in Training, Inc. kicked off the second year of the WIT Leadership Development Circle (LDC) at the MGMWERX facility in downtown Montgomery, Alabama. The Leadership Development Circle provides experiential learning opportunities for young women in high school to help groom them into culturally competent and compassionate global leaders. Please go here to learn about the first year’s programming.

“As long as there are young leaders willing to learn, grow and give, our work continues!” said Stephanie A. McCorvey, WIT Vice President for Youth Development.

Plans for Year II include the following programs; see the calendar of events here.

  • Women in Training, Inc. STEM/STEM, Agriculture and Government (SAG) Tour to the Nation’s Capital in June 2022

Generously sponsored by the Southern Black Girls and Women’s Consortium

  • WIT/Invest in Girls Financial Literacy Series in Summer 2022

Generously sponsored by the Council for Economic Development

  • Crucial Dinner Conversations Training

Facilitated by Dr. Deah Quinlivan, PhD, of Florida Southern College

  • Experiential Learning on Empathy and the Civil Rights Movement

Hosted by the SPLC’s Civil Rights Memorial Center and facilitated by Dr. Beverly D. Hill, EdD, Dean, Eaker Center for Leadership Development, Air University, U.S. Air Force

  • Luncheon Conversation with NASA Engineer Dr. Shelia Nash-Stevenson

Hosted by MGMWERX

Please find the names of the Steering Committee for the WIT Leadership Development Circle here.

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