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Lightning Talk: "Turning Obstacles Into Opportunities" | Alicia Crank

Session Time: 8:15 AM

Session Description:

Whether it’s in your personal or professional life, there are perceived obstacles that try to get in the way of achieving your goals.  This lightning talk is designed to help you turn those obstacles into opportunities for success.

Core Competency #1: Business Acumen
Core Competency #2: Communication

Speaker Bio

Alicia is the Corporate Relations Officer for YWCA Seattle | King | Snohomish. A Detroit native, Alicia held several leadership positions in corporate banking, education, business, and the nonprofit sector in Silicon Valley. Having moved to greater Seattle in 2014, she is now one of only a few women of color in corporate philanthropy. Alicia sits on the boards of Emerge Washington, Edmonds Chamber of Commerce, Paine Field Airport Commission, and the Edmonds Senior Center. She is also a member of the City of Edmonds Planning Board.