This time CNY Latino partnered with The Events Company, to sponsor and produce an event
designed to meet the needs of Latina professionals and female Hispanic entrepreneurs in Central New
York. This event is widely recognized as WiSE Latina, and it is a two-hour lunch conference within
the WISE Symposium. As always, we will have simultaneous translation all day.
Meet our key note speaker Carmen M. Peña, M.A., Executive Director, Coach & Motivational Speaker. This year’s theme is “Latina Leaders Expanding the Definition of Health” … Carmen's solution-oriented, positive approach will help us discover how to form healthy habits that lead us to achieve our goals. She will be speaking on self-empowerment, mindfulness, and how to transform into the best version of ourselves.
Carmen M. Peña is a high-level Coach and Speaker specializing in partnering with organizations and individuals who are ready for positive change and results that increase their Happiness, Health and Success. She has dedicated over 20 years in training and development within diverse industries and populations including: education, non-profits, corporations and small businesses. Featured as an influential and trusted Coach and Speaker, Carmen feels fortunate to share her expertise in colleges and corporations like: Columbia University, The New York Times, Colgate-Palmolive, Ogilvy & Mathers, and more. Her education includes a Master’s Degree from Columbia University, a Bachelor’s Degree from The University at Albany, and wisdom gained in a variety of leadership roles. Currently, Carmen serves United Healthcare Group and private clients across the country; inspiring people to achieve their goals by building confidence and conquering challenges to create joyful and prosperous lives. Contact Carmen at: