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Join with other volunteers and girl leaders from across the country to explore new ways to view leadership at the virtual 

Kaleidoscope National Leadership Conference
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The 2021 Kaleidoscope National Leadership Conference was held on Saturday, January 30th and included sessions on diversity and women in the media.

The image seen through a kaleidoscope is constantly changing, just as individuals and society experience frequent change.

At Kaleidoscope Leadership Conference girls and volunteers will tackle issues of change and consider how to become active and impactful change-makers in their time. 

Open to all women and high school-aged girls, the Kaleidoscope National Leadership Conference experience aims to provide participants with the building blocks and tools necessary to become understanding and engaged leaders and to be the change they wish to see in their world.

Join us for an afternoon of excitement and inspiration led by prominent female change-makers from across the region!

Renown keynote speaker Rose Flenorl, Global Citizenship Manager for FedEx, will set the tone for a day guaranteed to inspire the change-agent in YOU!

The 2021 Kaleidoscope National Leadership Conference will include sessions on diversity and women in the media. Members of the FedEx Women in Leadership group will take you through their inspiring new book "True Grit" - which explores what it takes to become a real woman of impact in today's world - and share their stories with you! And participants will take part in a panel discussion about how women can take action in their communities led by women who have done just that!

2021 Agenda and Sessions

Check out the sessions we have planned for this year's conference. 
*Sessions and schedule are subject to change.

Welcome / Introductions / Tech Support

Join us for a time of welcome and introductions.  We'll make sure you're ready to go and and share an overview of how to use the event platform for engaged participation during the conference.

Keynote Speaker

Keynote Speaker Rose Flenorl
FedEx Global Citizenship Manager 

Session 1

Diversity 101
“What Makes you You?”

  • How does your identity inform who you are and what causes you may advocate for?
  • Be your authentic self and allow it to guide your passions
  • Embrace your diversity 
Session 2

Miss Representation

Panel Discussion

Women Taking action in their communities


  • Reagan Fondren-Assistant U.S. Attorney for the Western District of Tennessee 
  • Lindsay Jackson-HCD Project Coordinator, City of Memphis 
  • Jessica Wylie-Executive Director with Best Buddies 
True Grit

True Grit - Stories from FedEx female leaders with Jane Amaba-Chief Information Technology, FedEx 

True Grit - Stories from FedEx female leaders is about taking those tough times in life and turning them into motivation for excellence. By reading this book, you get an inside view into the lives and careers of amazing women who have overcome adversities in order to excel. You will walk away from this book with real life examples of how to grow from any challenge and likely feel as though you have made 17 new friends along the way.

Session 3

What next?!

Taking action in your community

How can I be the change I want to see? 

Join us and discover how you can be the change you wish to see!
Space is limited and pre-registration is required.
Claim your spot TODAY!

Open to Women and High School-aged girls
$10 per person for participation and patch
$20 per person for Full Package option with t-shirt, patch and book
Saturday, January 30th
12:30 PM – 4:15 PM CST
Virtual - registrants will receive link to join the conference