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WIB-Southern California: Leadership Seminar – Maximize Your Volunteering Role to Advance Your Career

November 3, 2021 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Kim Meninger, Executive Coach | Women’s Leadership Coach & Consultant | Speaker | Impostor Syndrome Files

We all know that volunteering offers personal benefits – a sense of purpose, opportunity to connect with others, and great programming – but we often underestimate the effects volunteering can have on our careers. When done strategically, volunteering can empower us to grow as leaders, fill critical skills gaps and expand our networks of advocates and mentors.

In this interactive session, we will:

  • Explore the benefits of volunteering in building your leadership skills
  • Examine opportunities to contribute that align with diverse strengths/interests
  • Identify actionable strategies to maximize your role as a volunteer
  • How these skills and networking can contribute to advancing your career

Disclaimer: This event may be recorded. If so, there is a possibility your image and or voice may be a part of that recording. If you do not wish for your image to be included please turn off your camera.

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12:00 p.m. – 12:05 p.m. Welcome Remarks
12:05 p.m. – 12:10 p.m. Introducing Kim Meninger
12:10 p.m. – 12:55 p.m. Leadership Seminar
12:55 p.m. – 1:00 p.m. Closing Remarks

Speaker Bio

Kim MeningerKim Meninger, Executive Coach | Women’s Leadership Coach & Consultant | Speaker | Impostor Syndrome Files Podcast Host

As a certified executive and leadership development coach, Kim Meninger empowers individuals and organizations to reach their full leadership potential. Kim has coached hundreds of clients and has presented on career advancement and leadership topics to corporate, non-profit, and academic audiences.

Prior to coaching, Kim held a variety of cross-functional leadership roles in the high-tech industry where she experienced first-hand the unique challenges and opportunities facing professionals in the workplace. She is particularly passionate about helping women and members of underrepresented groups to become more confident, visible, and influential leaders.

Kim has a BA in psychology and an MBA from Boston College. She is an ICF Associate Certified Coach and CCE Board Certified Coach with certifications in career, executive, and leadership development coaching. Kim also holds a certificate in Executive Leadership from Cornell University. In addition to coaching, Kim serves on the leadership teams of several prominent professional women’s organizations. She lives in Groton, MA with her husband and two young children.

Pricing Information


  • Members/Guests: Free
  • Non-Members*: N/A
  • Optional Donation: $10

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November 3, 2021
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm


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