September 21, 2018



7:00am - 9:00am

Registration Check-In and Breakfast


Sarah Webb, President, Plaid for Women:  Don't Let Others Define You - Finding Your True Self

10:00am - 10:50am

Breakout Session # 1 of 6 based on conference attendee selection

11:15am - 1:15pm

Diversity Panel Luncheon

Panelists: Sara Lynch, Donna Epps, Ruoyun Xu, Tonya Veasey

1:30pm - 4:50pm

Breakout Session # 2, #3 and #4  of 6 based on conference attendee selection

5:00pm - 6:30pm

#NoMeanGirls Cocktail Reception open to all attendees.  Enjoy Plaid Signature Cocktails and delicious Hors D'oeuvres.  Opportunity to network with other attendees.

6:30pm – 8:00pm

#NoMeanGirls Comedy Club – Keynote speaker, Karith Foster, brings her girl gang of funny women to host a comedy show curated specifically for #NoMeanGirls

September 22, 2018


7:00am - 8:00am

Yoga Class, sign up at registration

8:15am - 9:00am

Breakfast Buffett

9:00am – 10:30am

Keynote Speaker: Karith Foster: You Are Enough

10:45am – 12:35pm

Breakout #5 and #6 of 6 based on conference attendee selection

12:35pm – 2:00pm

Networking Lunch, Big Reveal, and Closing Cermony

2:30 PM - 5:30 PM

Regional Women’s Chamber of North Texas

Invites all #NoMeanGirls Attendees to “W.”  Join us as we discuss the physical wellness of women, mental wellness of women and spiritual wellness of women.  Learn more about the Regional Women’s Chamber of North Texas and join us for the Wellness discussion.

Meet The Coaches

Attendees have the opportunity to work in mastermind groups for 90 days following the #NoMeanGirls 2018 Conference.  Groups will be divided into tracks based on personal goals, professional opportunities and building your business.  Our coaches will lead you through discovery, planning and goal setting to kick off 2019. 

If you would like to schedule a 1 to 1 20 minute growth session with a coach during the conference please email ms.plaid@plaidforwomen.com

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Dr. Kimberly Ellison

Dr. Kimberly Ellison’s passion and purpose is seeing, experiencing and being a vital part of the personal, professional and spiritual growth and development of people. Her professional career lends itself to over 16 years of experience, providing effective and innovative training and performance improvement solutions to national and international organizations through strategy development, program execution and training implementation.

Dr. Kimberly brings solutions oriented and outcome-driven expertise to small-businesses, Fortune 500 companies, non-profits organizations, churches and individuals related to optimizing organizational, leadership and individual performance and advancing women worldwide. 


Sarah Elliott

Sarah believes in the magic of collaboration. She founded the Ellivate Alliance to connect people, ideas and resources in a way that creates powerful new opportunities to elevate women entrepreneurs. The Ellivate Alliance provides women who are starting a business the inspiration, practical know-how and like-minded community to accelerate their growth during the critical start-up phase.

Sarah is also the co-founder of Intend2Lead, a company that coaches CPAs to access the Dimension of Possible through one-to-one coaching, group learning and innovation labs. She was honored as one of the Most Powerful Women in Accounting by CPA Practice Advisor in 2017.