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Life, Leadership & Laughter -
A Conference for Women

Carolinas HealthCare System Blue Ridge is sponsoring a day devoted to bringing together women to build a foundation of leadership skills. Get your tickets today! Call Brandi Behlke at 828-580-5358 or Danette Brackett at 828-580-5690. *You may also purchase tickets online via our "Donate" Paypal button at the bottom of this page.

Tuesday, October 27
Morganton Community House
8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Keynote Speaker

Lanelle Vasichek
A first-time author and noted business woman, Lanelle Vasichek believes there is a reason to celebrate the ordinary each and every day. She is gifted at grabbing the best-day-ever moments like those hidden along the journey of life. If you are looking (or struggling) to find the moments that define your best day ever, this presentation will help shine a light on the little things that make life so full of good.


8:30 a.m. to 9 a.m. - Registration and Breakfast

9 a.m. - Welcome and Opening Remarks - Philene Krogel, MD
Women’s Health Group

9:30 to 10:30 a.m. - Keynote Speaker - Lanelle Vasichek
Making it the Best Day Ever: Qualities of a Genuine Leader

10:30 to 10:45 a.m. - Break/Exhibition Booths

10:45 to 11:45 a.m. - Follow Your Dreams - Jennifer Foulides & Colleen Bennett

11:45 a.m. - Welcome - Kathy Bailey, CEO Carolinas HealthCare System Blue Ridge

Noon to 12:45 p.m. - Lunch

12:45 to 1:45 p.m. - Keynote Speaker - Lanelle Vasichek - Making it the Best Day Ever: Celebrating Your Milestones

1:45 to 3 p.m. - Taking Care of Us - Gandhari Loomis, DO - Table Rock Family Medicine - Super Woman Syndrome

Catherine Galida, DO - Blue Ridge Family Practice - Breaking the Mold

3 p.m. - Closing Remarks

3 to 4 p.m. - Reception & book-signing - Lanelle Vasichek

*Note: You may choose to purchase tickets for this event through our PayPal "Donate" link below. Be sure to enter "LEADERSHIP" in the notes section when you submit. We will mail the tickets to you.