Rep. Helen Giddings Hosts Summit for African American Women

When Texas House Representative Helen Giddings (D-Dallas) decided not to run again, she told NBC 5 that she planned on doing something to help empower women.

Tomorrow, she kicks that off. Along with the University of North Texas at Dallas Foundation, she will present the Inaugural Women’s Leadership Summit. The theme is “Making a difference, while rising to the top.” More than 100 African American women will be at the event.

Asia Rodgers is one of the women who registered.

“I hope to grow as a leader,” said Rodgers.

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There will be speakers including Cynthia Marshall, the CEO of the Dallas Mavericks. Industry experts will give Rodgers and the other women attending the opportunity to learn about finance, politics, social media, and…

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