UW-Madison Women & Leadership Symposium

Start Time

8:30 am

June 1, 2022

Finish Time

4:00 pm

June 1, 2022


Madison, WI

Register: https://hr.wisc.edu/women-and-leadership-symposium/
Presenters Name
Laneice McGee
Session Title
Speed Course on Public Speaking
Session Description
This workshop is about becoming more confident when speaking. This will be a short but impactful session in a supportive and collaborative environment. It’s not about perfection, but perfecting one skill at a time, making adjustment and most importantly practicing and communicating! No matter if you are new to public speaking or even if you find yourself just nervous to speak in public setting, stop but and let’s get GOING together.
Presenters Biography
Laneice McGee, has a bachelor’s degree in arts in Sociology from Fisk University and a Master of Science in the field of Human Services from Springfield College. Expanding her 18 years of work experience, she currently serves as the District Director for the Department of Workforce Development covering Waukesha, Ozaukee & Washington Counties.

Laneice McGee, is known to spark motivation that lights up a room and has served as the liaison between people and their dream, helping them cultivate a purpose action pack plan. She is an Award winning “Inspirational” author”, TEDX speaker, and provides engineering talks to corporate, government and nonprofit entities.

Strongly guided by the idea of serving others. Living life to reach others. In her words, “People look for the light at the end of the tunnel, not realizing they are the light within the tunnel.”




The Women and Leadership Symposium brings together engaged professionals for networking, professional development, learning from women leaders, and sharing of best practices. In addition to the keynote address, there will be 28 breakout sessions on topics related to:

  • Relationship building
  • Well-being
  • Building influence
  • Career management
  • Workplace skills
  • Engagement, inclusion, and diversity