2022 Agenda

14th Annual Black Women’s Wellness Day

Important Ticket Information

Visit our registration page for all ticket options for attendees ages 13 and older.

Limited Scholarship seats available. Email bwwday@ffbww.org to inquire.

2022 Keynote Speakers & Featured Panelists

Lisa Peyton-Caire

Founder, CEO & President
The Foundation for Black Women’s Wellness & BWWDAY

Alia Stevenson

Chief Programs Officer
The Foundation for Black Women’s Wellness

Nyra Jordan

Social Impact Investment Director
American Family Institute for Corporate and Social Impact

Alex Shade

Director, Corporate Social Responsibility
CUNA Mutual Group

Angela Mallett

Founder/Owner and CEO
HoneyBee Sage Wellness & Apothecary

Zakiyya Sorensen, RN, BSN

Outreach Manager & Engagement Hub Director
University of Wisconsin Collaborative for Reproductive Equity (UW CORE)

Dr. Jasmine Zapata, MD, MPH

Pediatrian, Author, Speaker

Featured Speakers, Presenters & Special Guests

Keena Atkinson

WERQ Instructor & Owner
R’oujie Wellness

Micaela Berry-Smith

Program Manager, Maternal and Child Health Initiatives
The Foundation for Black Women’s Wellness

Jasmia Hamilton

Well Black Women Institute Program Manager
The Foundation for Black Women’s Wellness

Adrian Jones

FFBWW Board Member & UW Health

Katrina Morrison

Director of Policy, Advocacy and Outreach
The Foundation for Black Women’s Wellness

Christine Russell

Director of Health & Wellness Programs
The Foundation for Black Women’s Wellness

Daily Agenda Overview

Friday & Saturday, September 23-24, 2022

Visit often for Speaker Updates

Daily Agenda — Day 1 — Friday, September 23, 2022
8:00 - 9:00am CST — Virtual Networking & Wellness Marketplace & Music
Visit the FFBWW-BWWDAY Virtual Booths for Swag, Raffle Prize Entry & More!

Visit Our Virtual Booth, Sponsors, Vendors & Exhibitors to shop & explore!

Warm up with a live DJ, 8:45-9:00am as we prepare to go live at 9:00am!

Marketplace open throughout the day!

9:00 - 9:55am CST — Official Welcome, Opening & Acknowledgments - Lisa Peyton-Caire, Founder, CEO & President with Special Guests

Featuring FFBWW CEO & Guests:

Lisa Peyton-Caire, Founder, CEO & President, The Foundation for Black Women’s Wellness & Founder/Host, Black Women’s Wellness Day

Nyra Jordan, Social Impact Investment Director, American Family Institute for Corporate & Social Impact

Alex Shade, Director, Corporate Social Responsibility, CUNA Mutual Group

Representative Shelia A. Stubbs, Wisconsin District 77; and Chair, Wisconsin Legislative Black Caucus

 

10:00 - 11:00am CST — Opening Expert Panel - The State of Black Women's Health: Leading Our Way Forward

Speaker updates coming soon!

11:00 - 12:00pm CST— Morning Plenary Session

Details coming soon!

 

12:00 - 12:15pm CST — Sponsor & Partner Messages and Exhibitor Spotlights

Special video greetings!

12:15 - 1:30PM CST — Virtual Luncheon Keynote Address - Leading Our Way Forward!

Keynore Speaker update coming soon!

1:30 - 1:45pm CST— Live Fitness Stage

Enjoy a 15-minute fitness flash between sessions! Get up from your computer or handheld device to stretch, refresh, and move your body as we lean into the afternoon portion of our event!

*Note: Participation in fitness demos at BWWDAY are voluntary, not required, and done at your own risk. Be sure to consult your physician or healthcare provider to ensure you are well enough to participate in this or other classes.

1:45 - 2:45pm CST — Afternoon Power Hour TalkBack: Claiming Our Power to Lead!

Special guest panelists coming soon!

2:45 - 3:00pm CST — LIVE DJ Stage - Musical Interlude
3:00 - 4:00pm CST — Afternoon Teen Panel - Black Girl Excellence!

Facilitated by Dr. Jasmine Zapata, MD, MPH , CEO & Founder, Beyond Beautiful International Girls Empowerment Movement; and Special Guests 

 

4:00 - 4:30pm CST — Closing SisterCircle & PRIZE GIVEAWAYS!!!

Join members of the FFBWW-BWWDAY Team and guests as we re-cap our powerful day, update you on exciting new initaitives, foreshadow Saturday’s agenda, and ANNOUNCE SEVERAL AWESOME PRIZES!

*Be sure to have entered our giveaways at our virtual booth in the Exhibitor tab of the event app!

 

Lisa Peyton-Caire, CEO & President, FFBWW

Alia Stevenson, Chief Programs Officer, FFBWW

Continue below for Day 2 Schedule!

Check tomorrow’s schedule here and on the event app to get ready for Day 2!

Daily Agenda — Day 2 — Saturday, September 24, 2022
8:00 - 8:30am (Day 2 only) — Morning Meditation & Yoga with Christine Russell

Christine Russell, B.A., Director of Health and Wellness Programs, FFBWW

Christine Russell serves as Director of Health & Wellness Programs with the Foundation for Black Women’s Wellness. She brings over 15 years of experience supporting and administering health and wellness programming for hospital systems, global pharmaceutical companies, and national health management organizations, bringing greater health, wellness, and outcomes to employees and families. Christine is also a practitioner with training as a fitness instructor and wellness coach, rounded out by her experience with program implementation, data analytics, marketing, and communications, and leading strategic initiatives. Christine’s passion for community impact has inspired her local work in Greater Madison to support underserved individuals and their families through maternal care, financial, and physical well-being. Her transition from corporate wellness to community health drives her commitment to further support her own community.

 

*Note: Participation in fitness demos at BWWDAY are voluntary, not required, and done at your own risk. Be sure to consult your physician or healthcare provider to ensure you are well enough to participate in this or other classes.

8:30 - 9:00am — Official Welcome, Opening & Acknowledgments

Welcome Message by Founding CEO & President Lisa Peyton, FFBWW Team & Sponsors

Special sponsort and partner messages!

9:00 - 10:00am — Opening Keynote Address - Speaker Update Coming Soon!

Speaker update coming soon!

10:00 - 11:00am — Concurrent Sessions: Senior Women Morning Workshop OR Networking & Wellness Marketplace
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* Special Morning Workshop for Senior Women – Living Well at Every Age (62 & Up)

Join us for a special Morning Workshop for Senior Adult Women, ages 62 and older featuring expert speakers who will inform, inspire and empower you to live your best, healthiest life.

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10:00 – 11:00am — Virtual Networking & Wellness Marketplace

Visit the FFBWW-BWWDAY Virtual Booth for Swag, Raffle Prize Entry & More!

Visit Vendors & Exhibitors to shop & explore (Marketplace open throughout day).

Enter Prize Giveaways at the FFBWW Booth!

Visit our Networking Board to connect with other guests!

 

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Catch our LIVE DJ STAGE! 10:30-11:00am CST

11:00am - 12:00pm — Morning Keynote #2 - Building the Wealth You Deserve!

Speaker update coming soon!

12:00 - 12:30pm CST — Sponsor & Exhibitor Spotlights and LIVE DJ Stage

*Be sure to visit our Exhibitor and Sponsor spaces in the event app to shop, connect and enter into prize giveaways!

12:30 - 1:30PM — Virtual Luncheon Keynote Panel #3 - Speaker Updates Coming Soon!

Speaker updates coming soon!

As the fastest growing segment of entrepreneurs in the country, Black women are breaking new ground, blazing new trails and creating solutions we need through innovative products, services and companies driven by purpose. Though big gaps remain in our access to capital and networks to grow large-scale sustainable businesses, many Black women are defying the odds and overcoming obstacles to create successful enterprises.

1:30 - 2:00pm — Live Fitness Stage!

Details coming soon!

*Note: Participation in fitness demos at BWWDAY are voluntary, not required, and done at your own risk. Be sure to consult your physician or healthcare provider to ensure you are well enough to participate in this or other classes.

2:00 - 3:00pm — Afternoon Closing Session - Speaker Updates Coming Soon! THANK YOU FOR JOINING US!

Speaker updates coming soon!

THANK YOU FOR JOINING US!