WFN Events

Economic Justice Speaker Series – January 28, 2021

Policy Approaches to Women’s Economic Mobility

Join the Women’s Funding Network for a conversation with leading state and federal public policy and advocacy experts.

A live virtual panel
January 28th, 2021
1:00 pm – 2:00 pm EST.


Fatima Goss Graves

Fatima Goss Graves, President & CEO, National Women’s Law Center

Fatima Goss Graves has served in numerous roles at NWLC for more than a decade and has a distinguished track record working across a broad set of issues central to women’s lives —including income security, health and reproductive rights, education access, and workplace justice. Ms. Goss Graves is widely recognized for her effectiveness in the complex public policy arena at both the state and federal levels.

Gloria Perez

Gloria Perez, Director, President & CEO, Women’s Foundation of Minnesota

Gloria Perez is a nationally recognized expert in two-generational strategies for reducing poverty. The Women’s Foundation of Minnesota conducts ongoing research on the status of women and girls in Minnesota, advocates for public policy that results in greater economic security and safety for women and their families, and invests in organizations and leaders to build the field and achieve gender and racial equity.

Elizabeth Barajas-Roman, President & CEO, Women’s Funding Network

Principles and Practice