Empowering Women: A PACAC Workshop

June 20-21, 2020 (Canceled)

Women in PACAC today are overextended-addicted to working, rushing and taking care of other’s needs. With wisdom, insight and humor, the presenters will lead the participants through reflection, exercises, anecdotes and discussion. The panel of multigenerational women from diverse backgrounds in admission and school counseling, will lead to informative, energetic and entertaining dialogue.

Topics within the Workshop include the following:

  • Caring for your whole self-work/life balance
  • Leadership qualities
  • Finances/pay equality and salary negotiations
  • Women of color and challenges
  • Difficult conversations/finding and owning your voice
  • Effective communication skills
  • Lifting up women
  • How to deal with bosses/supervisors/harassment
  • Networking and mentorship
  • Emotional intelligence

2020 Co-Directors:

Becky Bowlby, College Access Counselor, Lower Merion High School, Past PACAC President
Patricia Tamborello, Independent Counselor, Road to Higher Education, Past PACAC President

2020 Faculty:

Bryn Campbell, Assistant Director of College Counseling, Holy Ghost Prep
Beth Davis, College Counselor, Salesianum School
Krista Evans, Director of Admission, Kutztown University
Chrissy Findlay, Associate Dean of Admission, Bucknell University
Corinne Logan, Director of College Counseling, St. Joseph’s Prep
Karen Pellegrino, Vice-President/Enrollment Management, Saint Joseph’s University
Pamela Swope, Assistant Director of Admission, Villanova University
Sandra Vasquez, Assistant Director of Admission, Dickinson College

  • $50 Members; $75 Nonmembers


  • Cancelled

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For questions about Empowering Women, please contact Becky Bowlby (610-658-3965) or Pat Tamborello (610-457-9106).