In this new series, we will be featuring successful leaders who will share stories of their personal journeys to leadership, as well as their passions, their experiences, and their inspirations. In each episode, these inspiring individuals will discuss their advice on navigating challenges and will discuss how they were able to reach the highest levels of leadership in their organizations.
Part 1: Inspiring leaders: Colette Honorable
Colette Honorable, former FERC commissioner, a partner in Reed Smith’s Washington, D.C. office, and a member of Reed Smith’s executive committee – just to name a few of her leadership positions – joins co-hosts Iveliz Crespo and John Iino to talk about what it was like getting “the call” from President Obama to join the FERC. She also will share how she has navigated various challenges, such as being the only woman in the room, and she will give advice to younger women of color on reaching the highest levels of leadership.