EANJ's 98th Annual Membership Meeting
Women comprise half the workforce and are represented in every sector of business and industry. In New Jersey, working women contribute greatly to the economy but a wage gap between men and women stubbornly persists. Workplaces have adopted work-family policies to compete for talent, but career advancement for women remains elusive. As legislation continues to address workplace inequality in a piecemeal fashion, employers remain wary of what they perceive as micro-management.
Are win-win solutions between employers and employees, men and women possible? EANJ's Annual Meeting will bring together stakeholders from business, law, government and academia to explore and answer this vital question.
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8:30am - Registration
9am-9:15 - Welcome Remarks
Employers Association of NJ
9:15 -9:30 - State of the Union
Women's Bureau, US Dept of Labor
9:30 - 10:30 - Stepping Up and Leaning In: Best Practices
Connie A. Ellis
Corporate Programs Director
Rutgers Center for Women and Work
10:45 - 11:45 - Panel Discussion: Breaking Glass
Career development, teamwork, mentoring, leadership and systemic change
Moderator: Dana Britton, Director Rutgers Center
on Women & Work
Panelists: Angela Calzone, SVP Talent Resources and
Organizational Development, MWW
Alexa Grant, Manager, Learning & Development
Tristen Herrstrom, VP Human Resources & Chief
Resource Officer, QualCare Inc.
Marjorie Perry, President MZM Construction Co.
12 - 1pm - Lunch - State of the State
Profit by Association
1pm - 1:30 - Talking the Talk, Walking the Walk
HR Business Partner
1:30 - 2:30 - Presentations: Bridging the Gap
Women's healthcare and retirement planning
The Affordable Care Act: Being female is
not a pre-existing condition
AVP, Sales & Business Development
Rising Health Care Costs. What it could
mean for you.
Financial Advisor (CPA Inactive)
Christine Frole & Associates
A financial advisory practice of
Ameriprise Financial Services Inc.*
2:30 - 3:30 - Panel Discussion: Legal Breakthroughs
Family leave, equal pay, gender/pregnancy discrimination and workplace accommodations
Moderator: John Sarno, EANJ
Panelists: Jeffery Burstein, EEOC Newark Area Office Director
Rebecca Dent, Employers Association of NJ
Robin Ross Esq, Employers Association of NJ
Amy Vazquez, Employers Association of NJ
1 Hilton Ct
Parsippany, NJ 07054
$50 per person
(Includes continental breakfast & lunch)
Substitutions are permitted, however in order to meet program commitments, cancellations made less than two (2) full working days before the program date or "no-shows", must be charged the full registration fee. Cancellations should be submitted, in writing, to email@example.com.
In lieu of speakers' honoraria or gifts, EANJ is making a contribution to Shelter Our Sisters of Bergen County.
*CA Insurance #0I81224
Christine’s office is located at 539 Valley Rd, Ste 2A, Upper Montclair, NJ 07043.
There is an admission fee to attend this event. Ameriprise advisors will not receive compensation for the event