SBCC’s Azizza Goines Featured in Women’s History Month Panel Discussion

Azizza Goines, Sacramento Black Chamber of Commerce, President & C.E.O.

Azizza Goines, Sacramento Black Chamber of Commerce, President & C.E.O.

SACRAMENTO – Called one of Sacramento’s “three most successful women leaders,” Sacramento Black Chamber of Commerce President and CEO Azizza Davis Goines will be featured in a panel discussion on Wednesday, March 19 in honor of Women’s History Month.

The event is presented by the Sacramento branch of The American Association of University Women (AAUW) and is scheduled to run from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. at the Tsakopoulos Library Galleria, located inside the Central Library branch at 828 I Street.

Ms. Davis Goines will be joined by Pat Fong, President and CEO of the Sacramento Asian-Pacific Chamber of Commerce and Sacramento Hispanic Chamber of Commerce President and CEO Alice Dominici Perez. The three women will discuss their work, challenges they have faced and how diversity has shaped their careers.

AAUW, founded in 1881, is the nation’s leading organization advocating equity for women and girls. Its national membership of 100,000 seeks to advance equity for women and girls through advocacy, education, philanthropy and research. AAUW Sacramento was organized in 1920 and has over 250 members working towards the same goal of Breaking through Barriers for Women and Girls.

Tickets to the panel discussion are $15. For more, visit http://sacramento-ca.aauw.net