Caregiving and National Security Leadership

January 14, 2021 1:00 PM

Our panel of experienced professionals will discuss how they managed the demands of national security careers with caregiving responsibilities. Whether you currently worrying about caregiving responsibilities, anticipate having them, or just want a better understanding of the challenges of balancing life at work and home, this session is an amazing opportunity to hear from women who have met these challenges.


Dina Powell McCormick

The Hon. Heather Higginbottom

  • Managing Director and Head of Public Policy and Corporate Responsibility, JP Morgan Chase & Co.
  • Former Deputy Secretary for Management and Resources, Department of State
Dina Powell McCormick

Suzanne Nossel

  • Chief Executive Officer, PEN America
  • Former Deputy Assistant Secretary, Bureau of International Organizations, Department of State
Dina Powell McCormick

Catherine Powell

  • Professor of Law, Fordham Law School
  • Former Director for Human Rights, National Security Council


Dina Powell McCormick

Tressa Guenov

  • Former Acting Assistant Secretary for Legislative Affairs, Department of Defense