Spring Summit is a rendezvous of like-minded individuals for professional development and intellectually stimulating discussion. This year's global topic is "Women and Investing."


17th floor
915 Broadway
New York, New York

Event Details

This year, CWBN New York's Spring Summit brings you a unique workshop on Women and Investing offered by alumna Kelly Gushue (class of 2011).

5 Steps to Create Financial Freedom: How to Prioritize, Manage & Invest Your Money!

In this interactive workshop, we will discuss the key steps for women to create financial freedom. Yes, there are some unique differences for women and investing, such as women live eight years longer than men. Steps include debt repayment, retirement planning, investing and saving for a property (or your second).

After a fun Quiz, you will learn the Wealthy Warrior Woman Money System and review best practices for taking action on investing! We will talk about Professor Marianne Bertrand's outstanding research on gender economics. You will walk away with clarity & confidence about how to prioritize, manage & invest your hard-earned dollars - just like a Finance Warrior!


$40 includes the cost of workshop and light refreshments


Register Online

Deadline: 5/20/2019

Speaker Profiles

Kelly Gushue (Speaker) '11
Founder & CEO, Personal Finance Warrior

Kelly Gushue is the Founder & CEO of Personal Finance Warrior. She empowers women all over the world to learn to invest & manage their personal finances through her online platform, coaching, and courses. Kelly is an international speaker at conferences and holds live workshops for companies and women's groups.

Kelly has 20 years of investment experience in finance roles across asset management. She is a trained Financial Advisor and has worked in several areas of finance including Portfolio Construction, Investment Research, and Wealth Management.

Kelly graduated from Harvard College and holds an MBA from the Booth School of Business at The University of Chicago. She is the former President of the Booth Alumni Club of Boston and serves as an Alumni Board Member for The University of Chicago. She is passionate about encouraging women to step into their financial power.

Check out her 10 Warrior Rules on Personal Finance Warrior and follow her entrepreneurial journey on Instagram.


Leena Sukumar, '08 

Other Information

Since 2002, the Chicago Booth Women's Network (formerly known as the Chicago Women in Business Alumnae Network) is the worldwide organization of women graduates of the University of Chicago Booth School of Business. Our mission is to support our alma mater, facilitate a global alumnae network online and in person, and support women in business worldwide. Visit our web site: