Chrysalis Conversations is our annual spring speaker series featuring local outstanding women sharing remarkable, educational, and mearningful wisdom. Featured speakers share their stories about their lives, the experiences they have had and the challenges they have faced. We learn new ways of thinking, handling successes and challenges, and how their life experience can inform our own.
Wednesday, March 27, 2019: Speakers Vanessa Espinoza & Miyoko Hikiji
Wednesday, april 17, 2019: Speakers Shekinah Young & Christine Hensley
Wednesday, may 22, 2019: Speaker Kim Stamatelos
Luncheons are from 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM at Wakonda Club, 3915 Fleur Drive, Des Moines, IA 50321
In honor of Chrysalis Foundation's 30th anniversary, the Conversations Speaker Series will demonstrate the spirit of our three Founders Louise Noun, Elaine Szymoniak, and Barbara Barrett.
in the spirit of Louise Noun, Activitist & Philanthropist, the first luncheon (March 27) will feature: Vanessa espinoza & Miyoko Hikiji
in the spirt of Elaine Syzmoniak, elected official, conversation two (April 17) will feature: Shekinah Young & Christine Hensley
in the spirit of Barbara Barrett, Attorney, the final conversation (May 22) will feature: Kim Stamatelos