2021 DFA Women's Symposium

DFA Women's Virtual Symposium

JUNE 17, 2021 | 9 – 11 A.M.

The annual DFA Women's Symposium features opportunities for learning, inspiration, and networking and aims to bring awareness to gender imbalances in the workplace.

The symposium is open to all interested individuals within DFA. Please click the registration button below to sign up for the event.

Registration will close Wednesday, June 16 at 12 p.m.

Inclusive Leadership Agenda | Thursday, June 17 | 9 - 11 a.m.



9:00 - 9:10 a.m.


Mary Clark
Chief of Staff, Division of Finance and Administration
Ron Cortez
CFO and Vice Chancellor, Division of Finance and Administration

9:10 - 9:45 a.m.

Inclusive Leadership Keynote

Cheryl Lloyd
Interim Vice President, Systemwide Human Resources
Associate Vice President & Chief Risk Officer
University of California, Office of the President

9:45 - 10:00 a.m.

Virtual Networking Break

10:00 - 10:40 a.m.

Inclusive Leadership Panel Discussion

Moderated by Sarine Hendershot, Interim School Coordinator, School of Medicine/Communications and Strategic Initiatives Coordinator, Environmental Health and Safety

Tom Andriola
Vice Chancellor, Information, Technology and Data; Chief Data Officer, UCI and UCI Health
Sherwynn Umali
Associate Dean of Students

10:40 - 10:50 a.m.

Wellness Stretches

Alisa Reich
Director of Administration, UCI Police Department
DFA Wellness Ambassador

10:50 - 10:55 a.m.