Women In Business Committee
Dress For Success - Helping Women Help Women!
Speaker: Mary Hart, Executive Director &
Donna Broder, Volunteer
Topic: Dress for Success Palm Beaches: Empowering Women Beyond the Suit
- Why our Services are necessary in Palm Beach County, especially post-Covid
- Economic Empowerment Tools: Professional Attire, Development Programs, and a Network of Support
- Who, What , Why, Where, and How; and How You can Help
A native of Buffalo, New York, Mary lived in Lakewood, Ohio, for five years prior to relocating to Jupiter, Florida in 2010. Throughout her career, Mary has focused on building strong relationships by treating all persons with dignity and respect. Her volunteer efforts over the years have included working in food banks, working with the addicted population, and teaching English to speakers of other languages (ESOL), both in Guatemala and the United States.
Donna Broder: Volunteering is not new to Donna. She has been volunteering, in one way or another, since she was 12 years old. Donna has been a volunteer for Dress For Success for 4 years.
After graduating from Indiana University Donna began her career in retail for 20+ years. First as a store manager at a local clothing store, then a merchandise manager for Target, a district manager for a large maternity international company, and the final 7 years as a District Sales Manager and Retail Adviser for a large franchise company. In 1996 her husband Jay and Donna dropped out of the corporate world together and started their credit card processing agency, Card Solutions International. After 25 years of owning and running their own business, they are still working together in the credit card processing industry.
Women in Business
The Women in Business Committee meets the second Thursday of the month in the Chamber Board Room at 12:00 pm. Visit the Women in Business webpage here.
For more information on Sponsorship and speaking opportunities to the Women in Business Committee, contact Membership Services at (561) 833-3894.
*Photos and/or videos will be taken at this event for publications and promotions.