Women's Leadership Luncheon 2024 Presentation Materials

Women's Leaderahip Luncheon 2024, Women as Peacemakers

Women as Peacemakers, the theme of the 2024 Women’s Leadership Luncheon, focuses on the impact peacemakers are having in our communities and how the work they are doing is inspiring others to do the same. You only need to turn on the TV or radio or open the newspaper to see that our communities are fractured. We navigate through the good work others are doing and rise to the occasion to bridge a path forward together.

If you were unable to attend a luncheon in person, below are video presentations for each location. This page will be updated as more content becomes available, so please check back regularly.

View photos from our 2024 luncheons on our Facebook page.


St. Louis Area, March 4, 2024

Rabbi Susan Talve, speaker of the St. Louis Women's Leadership Luncheon 2024

Rabbi Susan Talve

Founding Rabbi, Central Reform Congregation, St. Louis, Missouri
Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Ashrei Foundation

Radical Nonviolent Peacemaking Strategies – Secrets from the Women of the Torah

Rabbi Susan Talve Bio
St. Louis Event Program (PDF)
St. Louis Facebook Gallery


Milwaukee Area, March 7, 2024

Judge Mary E. Triggiano, 2024 Women's Leadership Luncheon speaker in Milwaukee

Mary E. Triggiano

Director of the Marquette University
Andrew Center for Restorative Justice

Reshaping Justice: Restorative, Problem-Solving and Trauma-Informed

Mary E. Triggiano Bio
Milwaukee Event Program (PDF)
Milwaukee Facebook Gallery


St. Paul Area, March 14, 2024

District Chief Stacy Murphy, speaker of the St. Paul Women's Leadership Luncheon 2024

District Chief Stacy Murphy

Saint Paul Police Department,
Western District

Peaceful Leadership at All Ranks – Having a Positive Impact from Your Seat

District Chief Stacy Murphy Bio
St. Paul Event Program (PDF)
St. Paul Facebook Gallery


Dallas Area, March 19, 2024

Allenna Bangs, speaker of the Dallas Women's Leadership Luncheon 2024

Allenna Bangs

Deputy Criminal Division Chief
Tarrant County Criminal District Attorney’s Office

Prosecuting Violent Crime: A Recognition that Peace Requires Justice

Allenna Bangs Bio
Dallas Event Program (PDF)
Dallas Facebook Gallery


A special thank you to our sponsors!

Thanks to generous individual and corporate sponsors, the Women’s Leadership Luncheons are free to all guests.
Join us in reading about the women they are celebrating as making a difference!
Visit our "Celebrating Our 2024 Honorees" page.

Presenting Sponsor

Ann Kampeter, in honor of Sisters Julie Brandt, Jean Dietrich, Susan Renner and Kathleen Wegman

Venue Sponsor

River City Casino & Hotel

$5,000 Sponsors

Sponsor logo for Bayer

Catholic Housing Initiative logo

Drury Hotels logo

Jim Butler Autogroup - www.jimbutlerchevrolet.com

Black and white logo with the words 'Mandel Group'

Sponsor logo for Mercy

Midwest Bank Centre - www.midwestbankcentre.com

Sponsor: Mary Ellen Murphy, in memory of Postulant Katheen Murphy

Sponsor logo for Marianne and Roger Staubach

$2,500 Sponsors

Sponsor Mary Lynn and Fred Bangs

Sponsor Logo for Diamond Hill, Invested in the Long Run

Logo for Elmbrook General Dentistry, SC

Sponsor logo: The Honorable Andrew J. Gleeson

Logo for Geraldine Hufker, In memory of Sister Rosemary Hufker, SSND

Jackson Walker

The Kris and Matt Kramer Fund at the Catholic Foundation

Black and white logo with the words "Agnes Lochmann In memory of Leroy Lochmann"

MEI Total Elevator Solutions

Sponsor logo for Milwaukee Catholic Home, a life engaged

Logo for Notre Dame High School, St. Louis

Logo for Rose Purpero Spang, In memory of Joseph J. Spange and in honor of Gina Spang

Sponsor logo for Reinhart

Sponsor logo: Michele and John Stephens

Sponsor logo: Wintrust Commercial Banking at Town Bank, N. A.

$1,000 Sponsors

Sponsor Logo for Affton Lodge No. 2635 Order of Elks

Church of the Assumption

Breitbach Family Dentistry

Catholic Charities Dallas

Catholic Financial Life logo

Central Reform Congregation logo

Logo for Daughters of Charity, Province of St. Louise

Sponsor logo for Genoa Healthcare

Sponsor Logo for Holiday Inn Express, an IHG Hotel

Sponsor logo for Hospital Sisters of St. Francis, Springfield. IL

J&J Construction and Remodeling logo

John O'Leary logo

Johnson Controls

Marquette University Law School logo

Logo for Mary's Pence, Funding Women. Changing Lives.

Mount Mary University

Logo for Notre Dame School, Dallas

Notre Dame School of Milwaukee

South County Police Business Association

Logo of the words State Farm and Dane Huxel in red and black

State Farm - Tammy Luechtefeld

Sponsor logo for The Catholic Foundation

The Elegant Farmer logo




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