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October 24, 2018 @ 11:00 am1:30 pm
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Join us for our annual AMPLIFY luncheon.


Wednesday, October 24, 2018
11:00 am | Coffee & Networking
12:00 – 1:30 pm | Lunch & Program
Sheraton Seattle

Join us for an inspiring luncheon.
Connect with your community.
Learn about progress for women and girls.
Give to Women’s Funding Alliance and create a better future.


Fancy Zaldivar
2018 NEW Leadership Participant
Senior at Gonzaga University

Fancy Zaldivar is a senior at Gonzaga University and was a participant in the Washington State University – Gonzaga University NEW Leadership Summer Institute this past July. She is currently pursuing a major in Political Science with a minor in Women and Gender Studies. While she is not in school, Fancy enjoys traveling, especially to Mexico! She also loves spending time with her family and going to church with her abuela. Fancy hopes to eventually go to law school and work for a non-profit. Fancy believe in justice for all, no matter the factors.

Holli  Martinez
Vice President, Diversity & Inclusion

Holli is a passionate, life-time advocate for diversity, inclusion, and equality. In 2007 she launched The Martinez Foundation dedicated to the professional development and retention of teachers of color in Washington State’s Title 1 Schools. By 2012, Martinez Fellows had increased the diversity within the Seattle Public School teaching corps by 10%.

Holli joined T-Mobile in February 2013 as the company’s first Director of Diversity & Inclusion. Holli is passionately committed to sustaining an inclusive workplace where ALL employees can thrive. Under her leadership T-Mobile has embraced D&I initiatives across the enterprise.

Susan Balbas

Susan Balbas
Founder & Executive Director,
Na’ah Illahee Fund

Susan Balbas, Cherokee and Yaqui Nations descendant, is the founder and Executive Director of Na’ah Illahee Fund, a Pacific Northwest women’s fund dedicated to supporting and promoting the leadership of Indigenous women and girls, focused on advancing socio-economic and environmental justice. Ms. Balbas holds a Bachelor of Business Administration and a Master of Science in Teaching. Former positions include management positions in the corporate sector, and Executive Director of Native American Youth and Family Center in Portland. Learn more about Susan’s leadership.

Registration for AMPLIFY 2018 is now closed. For registration information or questions, please contact Events & Communications Coordinator Megan Duffy at (206) 467-6733 or megan@wfalliance.org.

Date: October 24, 2018
Time: 11:00 am–1:30 pm
Venue Name: Sheraton Seattle
Address: 1400 6th Avenue
Seattle, WA 98101 United States