Career Day

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Career Day, hosted by our College Readiness Program, provides an equitable opportunity for all Tepeyac young women to connect with professionals, explore career choices, and receive guidance from those who once sat in high school classrooms. It’s a great way to give back to the next generation and have an immediate impact on current students—our future leaders.

JOIN US!   Share your story in-person with students at the school on March 6th, 2024 from 8:30am to 11:30am. 
Share your education and career journey in four 20 minute sessions with a range of 12 to 20 students in each session

Contact Zuleima Bahena, Director of College Readiness
Day of Contact:  773-396-8661 (cell)

Meet Our Keynote Speaker

Dr. Angela L. Swain is a organizational/business psychologist and an International Coaching Federation (ICF) certified master coach. She is an expert in organizational behavior. She believes in creating positive workplace cultures through leadership personal and professional development. Dr. Swain served as a researcher and moderator for The Emotional Intelligence Leadership Institute in Chicago where she conducted training programs for managers to discuss team membership, meaning, and empowerment. She is founder of Trifecta Business Consulting and Coaching where she offers workshops on leadership competencies and organizational and community harmony.

She is the author of numerous publications, including: “The Relationship Between Managers’ Emotional Intelligence, Positive and Negative Affect, and Employee Voice” and “COVID-19 and Beyond: Supporting Your Staff in Times of Stress and Transition”. She is also the author of two Amazon Best Selling books in Organizational Change Management and Short Memoirs: “Kitchen Table Talks with Dad: 5 Simple Tools to Become a Transformative Leader” and “Mama Knew: From Behind the Eyes of a Matriarch Leadership, Emotional Intelligence and Trauma-Informed Care”. She was the recipient of the 2022 Dr. Margaret Burrough’s Legacy Award presented by The DuSable Museum’s Women’s Board, the 2022 Citizen’s Award presented by The University of California Police Department, San Francisco, the 2023 Dynasty Personified Honoree for Excellence in Business, and a 2023 featured speaker with the Metropolitan Water Reclamation District of Greater Chicago.

Dr. Swain is a graduate of The Chicago School of Professional Psychology (Ph.D.), St. Xavier University (M.B.A.), The University of Chicago’s Crown Family School of School of Social (M.S.W.), and Catholic Theological Union (M.Div.). She earned her coaching certification from the Institute for Professional Excellence in Coaching (iPEC) and holds a Master Certified Coach (MCC) certification from the International Coaching Federation (ICF)