Women’s conference set for March 9

An upcoming women’s conference will offer information about professional and personal development.

The Fruita Area Chamber of Commerce Women in Business group has scheduled the conference for 8 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. March 9 in the Colorado Mesa University Center ballroom, 1455 N. 12th St. in Grand Junction.

Timberline Bank will serve as the title sponsor, while CMU Career Services will serve as a supporting sponsor.

Anna Nichols, founder of Discover Leadership, will deliver the keynote address. Her company helps people become empowered leaders in their businesses, communities and lives.

Breakout sessions will address topics related to professional empowerment, personal empowerment and taking the proverbial leap to achieve goals. A panel of CMU leaders will discuss the steps they took to achieve success.

Donations of professional clothing will be collected for the CMU student business closet.

Admission is $75 for Fruita chamber members, $100 for others. Table sponsorships sell for $900 and include 10 tickets.

For tickets or more information, contact the Fruita chamber at 858-3894 or log on to https://fruitachamber.org.