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YANA Monthly Roundtable at the Yale Club Featuring Lisa Sun ’00

September 27, 2023 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

YANA Monthly Roundtable at the Yale Club

Featuring Lisa Sun ’00

Author of GRAVITAS: The 8 Strengths That Redefine Confidence

Founder & CEO of the lifestyle company Gravitas

Please join us on Wednesday, September 27th when YANA’s monthly roundtable spotlights the inspirational life and career of Lisa Sun ’00, the business entrepreneur and founder of Gravitas, the acclaimed fashion company that’s been featured in Forbes, O, People, and Today.

Lisa delivers an uplifting message of vision, courage, and hope that’s sure to inspire our community of mission-driven students and alums. She will share success secrets from her new book Gravitas, The 8 Strengths That Redefine Confidence, including how social impact leaders can identify and leverage their unique superpowers to advance positive change.

This event is open to all and promises to be a lively, inspiring session you won’t want to miss!

Hosted by YANA’s Executive Director Rachel Littman ’91 and Board Chair Ken Inadomi ’76. Please RSVP for the roundtable and join us for cocktails in the Main Lounge following the program.

Lisa Sun ‘00 is the daughter of Taiwanese immigrant parents who self-funded her Yale education with six part-time jobs, scholarships, and financial aid. After 11 years of consulting at McKinsey, she took a solo trip around the world and started her own clothing line, Gravitas, that uses fashion to empower women to be their best selves. Launched in 2013, Gravitas has been widely featured across the national media including CNN, Fast Company, InStyle, and People. Lisa actively gives back to her community, specifically through a deep commitment to AAPI causes, DEI, and New York City’s Garment District.

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September 27, 2023
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6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
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Yale Club of NYC
50 Vanderbilt Ave
New York, NY United States
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