- National President Elizabeth A. Jones: Black History Month Interview with Nan McKay Connects LLC.
The interview can be found on the TrailBlazersImpact.com website using the button below.
The episode segments are as follows:
- How Elizabeth joined the NCBW and rose in the ranks to become the national president [1:54]
- The three major sectors/programs where they’re empowering women [8:18]
- The history of the NCBW, how it expanded, and how to join [11:41]
- Elizabeth’s passion in addressing racism, gender bias, and the pay gap as the NCBW leader [13:10]
- The challenges she has faced pursuing leadership as a black woman in the room [14:27]
- The freedom, education, and choice that women enjoy today more than in the 1960s [17:41]
- The main lessons Elizabeth has learned through her career and leadership journey [19:19]
- How to do short-term and long-term planning and prioritization to balance family and work [20:26]
- How she has mastered training people to take care of the organization even in her absence [22:41]
- Elizabeth’s childhood influences and the gift of leadership she’d like women to embrace [25:38]