A 360-DEGREE VIEW ON MOTHERHOOD
Step into your truest worth and highest potential in Motherhood
Being a mama is tough—all of the expectations and competing priorities placed on us are enough to make a girl pull her hair out. Add on top of that, the desire to do right by your children and your partner and still chase your dreams, and … well, it’s easy to get lost in it all.
Mother: The Summit is a one-day (or full-weekend, if you choose to make a trip out of it) experience that will inspire, empower and equip you with the tools, resources and infrastructure needed to align your goals and ambition with your role as a mother. Our engaging keynotes, breakouts and fireside chats with some of the brightest and most inspiring leaders and mamas will guide you to your greatest vision for your life and provide actionable steps towards making it a reality.
These leading experts—and mamas!—in health and wellness, career, business, relationships, money and more will present a 360-degree, holistic view on how women approach their lives in motherhood.
SHANNON MURPHY | Channel 955
Shannon is (hopefully!) the voice you hear when you turn on your radio every weekday morning, as the co-host of "Mojo in the Morning" on Detroit's Channel 955. She's been holding down the fort there for the past nine years, and has been in the radio business since 2004, gracing the airwaves in Indianapolis, Washington, D.C., Atlanta, Grand Rapids and Toledo. She dedicates her free time to many local organizations, including as a School Board Director for Covenant House Academies in Detroit, Camp Casey, Humble Design, Vista Maria, Time Team Detroit and The Miracle League.
BLESSING ADESIYAN | Mother Honestly
Blessing earned a Chemical Engineering degree from the University of Florida and a graduate degree in Energy Management from NY Institute of Technology and an ongoing MBA at the UNC Kenan-Flagler business school. She is a mother of two and a leader in manufacturing and operational excellence at various Fortune 100 companies in the last 10 years including PepsiCo, Cargill, DuPont and BASF. She enjoys championing the causes of girls, women and mothers and loves to spend time with her littles, traveling around the world and taking evening walks with her husband.
JULIE JAMES | Drought Juice
Julie earned an BBA from the University of Michigan-Dearborn majoring in Marketing and Management. After opening her first successful business at the age of 23, a yoga studio in Birmingham, Michigan - she took a brief hiatus to raise her now 9 year old daughter, Stella. In 2010, along with her 3 sisters Cait, Jessie & Jenny, Julie co-founded the midwest's first raw, cold-pressed juice company, DROUGHT, which now has 6 brick and mortar locations, a wholesale line with distribution throughout the Midwest and East Coast and USDA organic certification.