2017 WOCC Fall Luncheon

ClarkeThe 2017 Michigan ACE Women’s Network Women of Color Collaborative (WOCC) annual luncheon, “Moving the Needle: No Limits,” was held November 10 at Western Michigan University.

The keynote speaker was Judi Brown Clarke, diversity director for the National Science Foundation’s Bio-Computational Evolution in Action Consortium (BEACON) Center at Michigan State University.

Clarke also serves as the vice president of Lansing’s City Council and recently was announced as a mayoral candidate for the city. In addition to her academic and professional successes, Clarke is an accomplished athlete and a five-time National Champion and silver medalist in the 1984 Olympic Games.