About the Conference

#LEADLIKEAGIRL: A Conference for Risk-Takers and Changemakers is an all-day event on the campus of Stuart Country Day School of the Sacred Heart for girls in K-12, parents, educators and mentors. First held in 2017, #LEADLIKEAGIRL is designed to showcase and inspire girls’ confidence and creativity in STEM (science, technology, engineering and math), entrepreneurism, and leadership.

#LEADLIKEAGIRL 2017 drew over 900 people to the Stuart campus and featured 85 speakers at over 50 presentations, workshops and panels. Young women in high school were awarded a total of $8,000 in cash prizes through competitions in STEM Talks and a Business Fair.


#LEADLIKEAGIRL is presented by:

The National Center for Girls' Leadership at Stuart

Special thanks to The Edward E. Ford Foundation, The Harris B. Siegel Fund, and to our early sponsors: