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11th Annual Exceptional Women of Color Expo & Awards

Keynote Presenter Jenifer Lewis with moderator Leshelle May
Saturday, October 19, 2019 - 4:00pm

Jenifer Lewis, American Actress, Author and Community Activist will be the keynote presenter at the Exceptional Women of Color Expo and Awards Program focusing on “Women Helping Women: A Heritage of Hope & Healing - Bringing a message of inspiration, healing, and hope for communities of color."  

Presented by the Sac Cultural Hub Media Foundation.

Award-winning actress Jenifer Lewis, known as the “The Mother of Black Hollywood” and co-star of ABC’s Black-ish, will bring songs, comedy and the keynote message to the 11th Annual Exceptional Women of Color (EWOC) program. The special event will feature Leshelle May in lively discussion and Q & A conversation with Jenifer Lewis on stage following her keynote presentation. LeShelle May, the wife of UC Davis Chancellor Gary May, is a highly accomplished computer engineer recognized for her leadership and innovation in the development of software and web applications.   To see more information about the full line up of activities to include young women's summit, award recognitions and exhibit fair at the 11th Annual EWOC Expo at the Mondavi Center on Saturday, October 19th, go to:


Schedule of activities at the 11th Annual Expo & Awards include:

4:00 pm - Expo Grand Opening, Welcome, Networking

6:30 pm - Recognition of EWOC Excellence Awards                
                   Show Opener - Hundreds Unit

7:00 pm - Keynote Performance by Jenifer Lewis                  
                   Keynote Conversion with Leshelle May

8:00 pm - Networking, Exhibitor Patronage


Event Info

Saturday, October 19, 2019 - 4:00pm
Jackson Hall

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