Women Breaking the Bias

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Join us to celebrate International Women’s Day and Women's History Month with a dynamic panel discussion of what it means to #BreaktheBias. Hear from local women in policy, as well as DuPage Habitat for Humanity women homeowners about their social, economic, cultural and political achievements and the stereotypes they have overcome. This program is in partnership with DuPage Habitat for Humanity and the Wheaton League of Women Voters.

Panel featuring:

  • Dr. Darlene Ruscitti, Regional Superintendent, DuPage County Schools
  • Sara Sadat, Village Trustee, Lisle
  • Sharmin Shahjahan, Former Village Trustee, Hanover Park
  • Kate Melekhova and Iris Bess, Women Homeowners from DuPage Habitat for Humanity
  • Erica Bray-Parker, Councilwoman At-Large, Wheaton (Moderator)

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