(Photo by Carol Zou)
UCLA Anderson Dean Judy Olian delivers the welcoming address at the 2012 Forte MBA Womens' Conference, taking place on the UCLA Anderson campus.
The conference is being attended by hundreds of women currently enrolled in MBA programs. Dean Olian will be joined on a panel later today by Cindy Bates, Vice President, Microsoft's US SMB Organization and Patricia Yarrington, Vice President and CFO of Chevron.
A number of UCLA Anderson alumnae and students are in attendance and participating on panel discussions throughout the two-day event including, Karen Doolittle, Manager, Performance Improvement Practice, Ernst & Young; Nicole Bolton ('13), 2013 Forte Fellow, UCLA Anderson School of Management; Susan Feldman ('83), Co-founder and Chief Merchandising Officer, One Kings Lane; Priya Girishankar ('97), Vice President of Marketing, The Walt Disney Company; Elaine Hagan ('91), Executive Director, Harold Price Center for Entrepreneurial Studies at UCLA Anderson; Nike Irvin ('89), Vice President of Programs, California Community Fund; Laura Loh '07), General Manager, Dynamic Asia; Alison Pincus ('02), Co-Founder, Chief Partnership Officer, One Kings Lane and Regina Thomas ('89), Vice President, Original Programming, BET Networks.