Photo Gallery: Secretary Solis at White House - Women Organize!
(March 28, 2011)
- Secretary Solis and Valerie Jarrett, Senior Advisor to President Barack Obama (left), host a panel to hear the stories and struggles of leading women in the workplace.
- Deanna Vizi from Ohio, joined by Secretary Solis, speaks about some of the challenges of being self employed and working as a professional child care provider.
- Allison Julien shares her experiences working as a domestic employee in New York City.
- Liliana Bequer discusses her challenges as a telecommunications employee and her efforts to bring back the voice of every worker in Florida. She is joined by another panelist, Ernestine Bassett, a retail employee from Maryland (left).
- An audience of approximately 150 persons listen intently as four panelists share their organizing stories with Secretary Solis.
- The four panelists, embrace following the exchange of their personal experiences in the workplace.