Justice Adrienne Nelson, Oregon’s first black Supreme Court Justice will tell her awe-inspiring story of drive and determination. Raised in Gurdon, Arkansas Nelson became the first black valedictorian of her high school. (Oh yeah, after her mother sued the school district who had decided to give the honor to a lower GPA student, who was white.)
Peggy Maguire, Senior Vice President, Corporate Accountability and Performance at Cambia Health Solutions and Portland Monthly’s 2017 Light a Fire Extraordinary Board Member award winner.
Cross the finish line and step right into the Woman Up After Party! At this female-focused festival, you can enjoy a musical line up curated by Fabi Reyna of She Shreds Magazine, food trucks and bites from Elephants Delicatessen, Imperfect Produce, and Artemis Foods.