Grinnell Chamber

Connecting for Women


We're excited to announce our 2021 Connecting For Women event; hosted by the Eastern Affiliates: Grinnell Area Chamber of Commerce, Knoxville Chamber of Commerce & Newton Chamber of Commerce is a program in collaboration with the Greater Des Moines Partnership to bring together women for a networking, coaching and mentoring session from the region’s most influential business leaders.
The evening activities will be held virtually through Zoom with interactive health and wellness boxes for attendees. The hour long event will focus on the topics of Health & Wellness focusing on mental, physical, and nutritional health and will allow attendees to interact in small group break out sessions. Speakers TBA.
Topic: A Focus on Health & Wellness
  • Welcome
  • Lily Swedenhjelm, MS, RDN, LD Clinical Dietitian at UnityPoint Health - Grinnell Regional Medical Center
  • Nutritional Health Breakout Groups
  • Megan McKay, Owner of Peace Tree Brewing Co.
  • Mental Health Breakout Groups
  • Jaimie Johnson, Finding Aurora
  • Grief Breakout Groups
  • Allison Garmager, PT, DPT at Kinetic Edge Physical Therapy
  • Physical Health Breakout Groups
  • Wrap Up
Date: Thursday, April 22 from 4PM - 5:30PM
Location: Online! Zoom meeting link will be sent to attendees after registration
Advance registration is required. Interested attendees can register through their Chamber of Commerce. Cost is $10 for Chamber members and $15 for non-Chamber members. Limited space available.
$10.00 – Chamber Members
$15.00 – General Registration
This event is designed for women to find inspiration and guidance on their careers and is open to anyone in the Greater Des Moines metro and rural area who would like to network and further their professional development.

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