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Returning speaker Erica Chidi Cohen is an educator, author, doula, and the co-founder and CEO of LOOM, which provides empowered health education for everybody. She is passionate about helping people cultivate body literacy and sex positivity by giving them the tools to advocate for their...

Darcy Lockman is a clinical psychologist and author, most recently of All the Rage: Mothers, Fathers, and the Myth of Equal Partnership (Harper). Her work has been published in The New York Times, The Washington Post, and The Atlantic, among others. She's in private practice...

Kirsten Green is the Founder and Managing Director of San Francisco-based Forerunner Ventures, which she launched in 2010. Kirsten has lead efforts to raise over $650M+ and has invested in more than 80 companies. She currently serves as a board member for Glossier, Outdoor Voices,...

Dee Poku-Spalding is an entrepreneur and women’s advocate who was born in the UK and raised between London and Ghana. She is the founder and CEO of WIE (Women, Inspiration, & Enterprise), an influential leadership network and platform for women. The organization is comprised of...

Melody Ehsani is the founder and creative lead of her eponymous label—lovingly referred to as M.E.—which was founded in 2008 and specializes in jewelry, footwear, and apparel. After dropping out of law school to pursue her “divine blueprint” within the design world, the Los Angeles-based...

April Gargiulo is the Founder and CEO of Vintner’s Daughter, a luxury skincare company committed to creating the highest quality, performance-driven, nutritional skincare. She launched her first product, Active Botanical Serum, in 2012, bucking industry standards by using whole, organic plants and methodical, time-honored formulation...

Carly Cushnie is the CEO and Creative Director of CUSHNIE, an award-winning women’s ready-to-wear and accessories brand. The London native attended Parsons School of Design in Paris and NYC, and interned with Donna Karan, Proenza Schouler, and Oscar de la Renta before starting her own...

Lindsay Meyer-Harley is the owner of Darling Clementine, an online children's shop opened in 2011, and the founder of Still We Rise, an online, community-driven auction space that has raised over $400,000 for organizations such as Planned Parenthood, ACLU, RAICES, and Everytown since 2017. A...

Dominica Rice-Cisneros is a chef, entrepreneur, mother, wife, community activist, and urban gardener who believes that every single person deserves access to high-quality foods. She honed her fine dining skills over the course of her 30+ year career, where she spent six years working closely...

Monique Woodard is a venture capital investor at the intersection of technology and newly powerful consumer groups. She has invested in startup ecosystems across the U.S. and sub-Saharan Africa. Her investments as Venture Partner at 500 Startups (a venture capital firm with +$350M AUM) and...