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2017 Lefkowitz Lecture featuring Andrea Jung to be held on September 13

August 25, 2017
  • Andrea Jung, President and CEO of Grameen America
    Andrea Jung, President and CEO of Grameen America
Andrea Jung, President and CEO of Grameen America, will deliver the 2017 Lefkowitz Lecture, Investing in Women to Lift Our Communities, in the Theresa Lang Theatre at 7:00pm on Wednesday, September 13.

There is a wheelchair accessible entrance to the college on the 72nd street side of the campus, and the back row of the Theresa Lang Theatre can accommodate wheelchairs.

No RSVP required, but seating is limited and available on a first-come, first-served basis. Reception for all attendees to follow.

 

About Andrea Jung

Andrea Jung is the President and CEO of Grameen America. Jung joined Grameen America with the goal of scaling the organization to solve economic issues for women and their families across the country. To date, the organization has invested over half a billion dollars in low-income women entrepreneurs across the country. She is the former Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Avon Products, Inc., where she served as CEO from 1999 through April 2012, and as Chairman from 2001 through December 2012. Throughout her professional career, Jung ranked consistently among the top leaders on lists including Fortune magazine’s “Most Powerful Women in Business,” Forbes magazine’s “Most Powerful Women in the World,” and Financial Times’ “Top Women in World Business.”

Ms. Jung is a graduate of Princeton University. She is a member of the Board of Directors of the General Electric Company, Apple, Inc., and Daimler AG. She also serves on the Committee for Economic Development, an independent, nonprofit, nonpartisan American think tank.

 

About the Lecture Series

The Lefkowitz Lecture Series was established with the funding raised at MMC’s first benefit dinner, held to honor Attorney General Louis Lefkowitz, who served as the AG of New York State for 22 years. The lecture series features speakers from the public service sector.

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