The Hon. Annise Parker, an IWF Houston Member, and superlative Texan woman leader, was featured in Houstonia Magazine’s online publication this week sharing her journey from mentee to mentor and on how having a strong female mentor helped guide her career at a time when even fewer women ascended the ranks in corporate and public life.
“I come from a strong line of working women,” shared Parker with the Houstonian. “Both my mother and grandmother are college graduates and worked outside of the home. The expectation always was that I’d get the best education so that I could support myself and contribute to the support of my family.”
The 2017 IWF World Leaderhship Conference and International Hall of Fame Awards & Gala in Houston, which takes place October 25th-27th of 2017 is building a buzz to be another record-breaking IWF event, bringing together preeminent women leaders from all disciplines and geographies.
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