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Next Meeting of Women MBA Association Oct. 12

Wednesday, September 28, 2011
Pittsburgh -- The Greater Pittsburgh Professional Chapter of the National Association of Women MBAs (NAWMBA) will hold its next event on Wednesday, Oct. 12 from 6 to 8 p.m. at The Marriot Pittsburgh North, located at 100 Cranberry Woods Drive in Cranberry.

The event is titled “Knowledge Transfer & Diversity of Thought Workshop: Thriving in a Cross-Generational Workplace” featuring guest speaker Sonja Narcisse, the vice president of human resources at Heinz North America.

Robert Morris University was one of the founding universities of the Pittsburgh chapter of NAWMBA, which is led by founding President and RMU alumna Stefanie McNansky. The mission of the Greater Pittsburgh Professional Chapter is to empower and encourage women MBAs into national leadership and executive positions to enhance the diversity of the nation’s workforce. By focusing on career development, educational workshops, collaboration, community service, ethics and sustainable practices, we will help women advance in their personal and professional development and make a positive difference in their lives and the lives of others.

The chapter will hold a registration session at 5:30 p.m. Oct. 12, before the talk by Narcisse. The event costs $35 for NAWMBA members and $45 for non-members. If you are interested in attending the event or becoming a member of the Greater Pittsburgh Professional Chapter of the NAWMBA, please contact Stefanie McNansky at or (412) 667-0054. You can also RSVP to’s-knowledge-transfer-diversity-thought-workshop


Robert Morris University, founded in 1921, is a private, four-year institution with an enrollment of approximately 5,000 undergraduate and graduate students. The university offers 60 undergraduate and 20 graduate programs. An estimated 22,000 alumni live and work in western Pennsylvania.