MGTN: Filling A Need

FillingNeed
  • Meets the growing needs of women transitioning across all sectors
  • Recognizes the large number of military women now retiring who have historically been overlooked and undervalued
  • Underscores and complements Michelle Obama and Jill Biden’s philanthropic effort to help military families with transition under the Philanthropy-Joining Forces Impact Pledge
  • Facilitates collaboration between high-ranking military women and senior executives, empowering both to focus on leadership styles and new careers
  • Validates the effective transference of acquired leadership skills across sectors
Here is the link to Advisory Council Member, retired Army Colonel Pilar Ryan’s Tedx talk on:
Leadership – The Difference Between Invisibility & Anonymity.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5pIGDw18mIQ
Colonel Ryan participated in the first MGTN workshop and created this talk soon afterwards.
THERE ARE 1.6 MILLION FEMALE VETERANS AND OVER
200,000 ACTIVE DUTY WOMEN IN THE UNITED STATES MILITARY,
ALONG WITH 35,000 RETIRED FEMALE MILITARY OFFICERS.
Source: U.S. Census and the U.S. Department of Defense