Portrait of a Lady conference set


The Press-Enterprise — Jodi Kodesh, an Emmy Award-winning meteorologist with NBC San Diego who attended Cal State San Bernardino, will be one of the featured speakers at the “Portrait of a Lady: The Art of Becoming a Woman” conference.

Press-EnterpriseThe fifth annual conference, which takes place today, Thursday, Sept. 27, aims to provide young women with examples of the many positive paths to adulthood. Past speakers have included former San Bernardino Mayor Judith Valles; board member Barbara Flores and her daughter, Natasha Flores; and former San Bernardino City Unified School District Deputy Superintendent Judy White.

Cal State San Bernardino student Britney Meshke bicycled 1,700 miles to raise money and awareness for the Portrait of a Lady event. Even though Meshke has completed her ride, individuals can still donate at the Building Confidence in Young Women Web page.

The article was published Sept. 26, 2012.

Read the complete article at “Portrait of a Lady conference set.”

See also “CSUSB student rides the distance for young girls’ confidence” to read about Meshke’s fund-raising effort.