Our General Session speakers will be Carrie A. Boan, "The Brain Diva" and Dr. Amy
Carrie A. Boan positions executives and entrepreneurs with powerful tools for focus, anxiety and
mental clarity, which will position them to master their mind and conquer their lives.
From large corporate organizations to niche business groups, her variety of talks
resonate with audiences looking to develop effective communication, seamless teamwork,
influential leadership skills, and respected client relationships.
Teaching her exclusive master programs, attendees leave confident in their ability
to control thoughts, words and actions for building leadership skills, destroying
limiting beliefs and implementing positive habits. You will learn these leading-edge
NeuroLife strategies to stay ahead of the competition. Additional information on
Carrie A. Boan can be found
Dr. Amy Diehl is a higher ed leader currently serving as Associate Vice President and Chief Information
Technology Officer at Shippensburg University of Pennsylvania, USA, responsible for
university technology services, institutional research and assessment. She has a PhD
in administration and leadership from Indiana University of Pennsylvania. Her doctoral
dissertation focused on how women leaders in higher education make meaning of adversity.
She’s a frequent speaker at international, national, and regional conferences on challenges
women leaders experience. She also guest lectures and consults on unconscious gender
bias, helping individuals and organizations learn how to identify and eliminate such
She was named a
2019 Central Penn Business Journal Woman of Influenceand received the 2016 Women and Leadership Affinity Group Outstanding Scholarship for Emerging Scholars
Awardfrom the International Leadership Association. Her research has been published in
academic journals: , Human Resource Development Quarterly Journal of Leadership Studies, and Gender in Management: An International Journal, . She’s also contributed chapters to Advancing Women in Leadership , the first volume in the International Leadership Association’s Women and Leadership
book series and the Women and Leadership in Higher Education , Edward Elgar Publishing.
Handbook of Research on Gender and Leadership