2022 Speakers

The 2022 Women’s Leadership Summit

KEYNOTE Speaker: Rear Admiral Mary Landry


Opening Plenary

Mali Carow (General Manager, Four Seasons New Orleans)
Robin Barnes (New Orleans Songbird, MoveYa Brass)
Tamara Wyre (Hancock Whitney)


Investing in your Career 

Session I Speakers: Jennifer Bernard (Corcoran & Bernard), Kathlyn Perez Bethune, Sarah Martzolf (Sarah Martzolf Realty), Beth Colon (Morgan Stanley)

Session II Speakers: Amanda Credeur, Xplore Federal Credit Union, Amber
Barlow Garcia, Deutsch Kerrigan, Anne Comarda (Engel & Volkes New Orleans)

Session III Speaker: Amy Landry (Loyola University New Orleans, JLNO)


Investing in your Community 

Session I Speaker: Jennifer Ray (Greater New Orleans Human Trafficking Task Force), Dr. Deidre Hayes (Tulane University)

Session II Speakers: Coretta LaGarde, American Heart Association & Dr.
Sheryl Martin-Schild, MD, PhD (Dr. Brain, Inc.), Diane Lyons (FestiGals, Accent on

Session III Speaker: Nadine Brown (Dress For Success New Orleans)


Investing in Yourself

Session I Speakers: Moncherie Holmes-Jones (MOJO Marketing + PR), Monica
Pierre (Pierre Principle Communications), Valerie M. Grubb, CSP (Val Grubb and

Session II Speakers: Jill Knight Nalty & Jodi Penn Rivers (Argent Trust Company)

Session III Speaker: Casey Ferrand (Casey Ferrand Media)



BREAK:WELLNESS BREAK BY Eat Fit NOLA (Molly Kimball & Maria Terry)



The 2020 Summit  featured a diverse line-up of speakers and sessions including an inspirational keynote speaker, an opening plenary, and several breakout sessions. Breakout session topics had three focus areas — professional development, personal growth, and community engagement — with all sessions reflective of JLNO’s commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion.

Click here to view the speakers from the 2020 Women’s Leadership Summit.