Lear Corporation hosts a breakfast panel for Detroit Booth Women!


Lear Global Headquarters
21557 Telegraph Road
Southfield, Michigan

Driving Directions:

Exact building to be confirmed; guard will advise.

Event Details

Join us for networking and a panel discussion on Achieving Career Success. Panelists will discuss topics such as breaking gender myths and what it takes to be a great leader.  Panel guests include:

  • Bonnie Smith '98, VP Chief Information Officer of Lear Corporation
  • Shannon Flumerfelt, Associate Professor, Department of Organizational Leadership at Oakland University
  • Anju Bhalla '95, Director of Continuous Improvement, AxleTech International, LLC. Anju leads the deployment of strategic initiatives and business processes at all North American manufacturing and distribution locations. Anju has held a variety of roles in engineering, manufacturing, finance, and purchasing at Ford Motor Company, Xerox Corporation, Amazon, and Oshkosh Corporation.

The panel will be moderated by Laura Kempf '04, a Business Transformation Consultant at IBM Watson Health. Since the beginning of the company's lean journey, she has been influencing the lean transformation by leading teams in monthly lean events using break through thinking to improve processes.

We encourage you to invite and bring a colleague to the event!


$25 includes continental breakfast


Register Online

Deadline: 4/27/2018


Laura Kempf '04 and Bonnie K. Smith, '98 

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.