Search Upcoming Events
Our searchable event list includes only events with fixed start and end dates. For a list of destinations and events that are open year-round, or that repeat regularly throughout the year, check out our Ongoing Events.
- This event has passed.
The Lowry Foundation Speaker Series event featuring Lauren Casteel
April 23, 2019
An Intimate Conversation with Lauren Y. Casteel, president and CEO of The Women’s Foundation of Colorado. Lauren has won numerous accolades and is a frequent speaker.
As president and CEO of The Women’s Foundation of Colorado, Lauren Y. Casteel advocates for Colorado women, children, youth and families. Her career includes more than 20 years of philanthropic leadership, and she is known nationally for her dedication to social justice issues. Lauren is a frequent speaker, moderator, and panelist, and she will join us to talk about:
Her family’s legacy in the civil rights movement (her father was Whitney M. Young, Jr., an American civil rights leader and head of the National Urban League from 1961-1971)
Events that shaped her own path and passions
Why diversity and inclusion just make sense
Becoming an advocate for the causes that matter to you
How to get involved with The Women’s Foundation of Colorado
Lauren has won numerous accolades, including the Anti-Defamation League Mountain State Region’s 2018 Civil Rights Award, the Colorado Women’s Chamber’s 25 Most Powerful Women Award in 2015, and an induction into the Colorado Women’s Hall of Fame in 2014.