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ABOUT THE AACGS

The American Association of Corporate Gender Strategists was founded in 2018 to solidify a standard, evidence-based approach to alleviating gender bias in the American workplace.

Our goal is to empower, train, and equip individuals to make real progress.

 

We do this by providing resources and support structures  (trainings, peer networks, research-backed tools, and advisory sessions) such work demands.

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PRESIDENT/FOUNDER
Emily Howe aka FEMILY

Femily is a management consultant who is Silicon Valley's Gender/Inclusion Advisor. With her Masters' degree in Gender/Cultural Studies, Femily helps tech companies advance women, foster inclusion, and reduce gender bias.

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THE BOARD

Jessica N.Grounds
Co-Founder, Mine the Gap

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Jessica N. Grounds has devoted her life to empowering women to become leaders in public life and is an internationally recognized thought-leader in arena of women’s leadership.

WASHINGTON, DC

Helena Curtis
Talent Development/Culture Leader

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For mission-based organizations,

Helena Curtis designs and leads 

people programs to develop more caring workforces and and nurture inclusive organizational cultures.

LOS ANGELES, CA

Sejal Thakkar
Employment Lawyer / Legal Training Ninja

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Sejal Thakkar is a passionate attorney and educator helps companies prevent sexual harassment, discrimination, and bullying through specifically tailored employment law and human resources trainings

SILICON VALLEY, CA