The Women’s Success Series brings together women of all ages who seek better lives, professionally and personally. The series is intended to be a catalyst for women to think differently about success, a catalyst to think differently about themselves and a catalyst to think differently about how they live, work and play in Tuscarawas County.
During each breakfast session, participants will hear from a dynamic woman who has enjoyed a measure of success right here in Tuscarawas County. Prior to each session, participants will have a book to read or a TED Talk to watch to enable them to partake in a discussion designed to move them to the next level in life.
Friday, Feb. 3, 2017
Marsha Freeland is well known as the director of the Norma Johnson Center, a 303 acre conservation center and nature preserve in DOver. Under Marsha’s 12 years of leadership, the Norma Johnson Center has grown dramatically in services and public awareness. She works closely with the Center’s non-profit board, the Tuscarawas County Soil & Water Conservation District, and the Tuscarawas County Commissioners to operate the Norma Johnson Center. Marsha is also very involved with local schools, community members, and businesses along with several other community organizations.
Featured Book: Intentional Living by John Maxwell
Friday, April 7, 2017
Mary Burley is the well-respected Director of Human Resources at Muskingum Watershed Conservancy District (MWCD), whic employs more than 400 people throughout 18 counties. Mary was initially hired to create a human resources function at MWCD, a government agency responsible for managing 54,000 acres of public land, including 10 lakes and 14 flood control reservoirs. During her impressive 19-year career, her role has grown to include responsibilities for overseeing the growing human resources and saftey areas, as well as serving as a member of the executive management team.
Featured Presentation: TED Talk, How to Make Stress Your Friend by Kelly McGonigal