Women Who Make an Impact: Speaker Series with Hitha Palepu

June 17, 2024
6-8pm ET
M.M.LaFleur Georgetown Store

About the Event

Join entrepreneur and author Hitha Palepu for the second installment of our "Women Who Do" series. For this panel, Hitha will be in conversation with Abra Belke, founder of Capitol Hill Style, and Emily Amick, co-author of Democracy in Retrograde. They’ll discuss the ways in which they’ve created impact in their sectors, why they decided to enter the world of content creation, and how they pursued advocacy work along the way. Get ready to come open and leave inspired.

M.M.LaFleur Georgetown Store
1344 Wisconsin Ave. NW
Washington, DC 20007

About Our Partners

Hitha Palepu

Hitha Palepu is a consummate multi-hyphenate. She is an entrepreneur, author, and speaker. She is the CEO of Rhoshan Pharmaceuticals, whose lead product was acquired by Hyloris Pharmaceuticals. She is the author of We’re Speaking: The Life Lessons of Kamala Harris (Little, Brown Spark) and How To Pack: Travel Smart for Any Trip (Clarkson Potter). Hitha lives in NYC with her husband and two sons.

Abra Belke

Abra Belke is an attorney and the creator of Capitol Hill Style. She previously worked as a congressional aide and Special Counsel to the Montana State Legislature.

Emily Amick

Emily Amick is a lawyer, journalist and co-author of the forthcoming book Democracy in Retrograde. She was formerly counsel to Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer. She created @EmilyInYourPhone to give people her insider insight into the political process and help them find ways they can take action. Find her on Instagram and Substack.

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