26 Oct October 26, 2021 – Women’s Empowerment Patricia Love, BoA Carol Lee Mitchell and Net Security Nick Rossmann
Patricia Love – Author of Seen and (un) Heard
The best thing you can do is to take a moment, just stop life, get
off the hamster wheel, get off social media, take a quietation.
Patricia Love is an Author, Women’s Empowerment Coach, and Practitioner of Neurolinguistic Programming (NLP) and Emotional Freedom Technique (EFT). By combining these practices along with her own personal experience in overcoming real-life challenges and trauma, she’s spent the last two decades inspiring and empowering women and girls of all ages to be brave with their story and use their voice for good. While Patricia grew up feeling silenced and misunderstood, she was able to use those experiences as fuel to light her inner fire and make a positive difference in the world around her. She is an advocate for Women’s Voices through her “Healing Hoodies” mission.
Nick Rossmann – Global Threat Intelligence Lead, IBM Security X-Force
For a small business, you must know who you are going to call.
Know who you are going to call if there is a cyber attack on
Nick leads the threat intelligence teams that support clients and incident response at IBM. Prior to IBM, he help various roles in the private and public sector, such as FireEye, where he managed its threat intelligence production, as well as the U.S. intelligence community. am an experienced manager and analyst skilled in developing strategic insights for decision-makers. Nick is an effective relationship builder, well-versed in working in cross-functional organizations, as well as fostering a knowledge-sharing environment, and leveraging partnerships. He excel in fast-paced settings, utilizing flexibility and a “whatever it takes” attitude and have proven skills in prioritizing and managing multiple projects with high visibility that drive results-based solutions. While in government, Nick have developed innovative and creative products to address customers’ needs.
Carol Lee Mitchell – Head of Small Business Strategy at Bank of America
The Bank of America Spotlight Survey shows that 90% of women
business owners are feeling added stress.
The recently released 2021 Bank of America Women Business Owner Spotlight explores how women entrepreneurs are navigating the evolving business landscape, including the impact of the pandemic on their mental health and approach to employee wellness, their evolving business outlook, and the importance of community. Carol Lee Mitchell is the Head of Small Business Strategy at Bank of America, drawing on nearly two decades of experience overseeing payments growth efforts across consumer and small business lending services. She oversees a team that provides more than 11 million+ business owner clients a full range of financial products and services through Bank of America’s network of approximately 4,300+ financial centers, 16,600 ATMs, and an award-winning digital banking platform.