Workshops. Lectures. Conference Panels. Interviews. Honors. Fundraisers.

Event Information:

  • Tue

    Consulting in the Creative Economy

    2:30 pmYoung Women in the Workforce Intensive, Gallaudet University, Washington, DC

    The DC Department of Employment Services hosted its inaugural Young Women in the Workforce Intensive to allow young women (ages 19-24 years old) in Washington DC to gain exposure, resources, and other tools needed to confidently pursue their ambitions in the workforce. Attendees included young women from Washington DC enrolled in the Summer Youth Employment Program.

    Alison was honored  to speak about her experiences as a consultant in creative spaces. She shared how she got started as an entrepreneur, her greatest lessons, and how she defined success for herself.


    • Alison McNeil, Founder and Chief Creative Officer, McNeil Creative Enterprises
    • Sehat Walker, Creative Consultant, The General Store Inc.
    • Jovette Gadson, Public Affairs Specialist, U.S. Department of Housing & Urban Development



    Goldie Patrick, Executive Director, FRESHH Theatre Company