The Future for Us Assembly on Friday, April 17th is a day long conference full of power-packed panels, fireside chats and workshops, for womxn of color with big dreams, and bold ideas that are ready to take flight. Leave the day with actionable skills that will equip you in your career to ascend to leadership, and a community to help you meet your goals.
Founder & CEO of The Cru
Tiffany raised her first million to launch and grow The Cru - a constellation of women looking to accelerate and realize our life goals. This venture connects groups of women in cities across the country.
Author & Founder & CEO of the Memo LLC
Minda is the best-selling author of The Memo: What Women of Color Need To Know To Secure A Seat At The Table and the Founder & CEO of The Memo LLC, a career development company for women of color.
Founder & CEO of Shop Latinx
Brittany is the Founder and CEO of Shop Latinx, an e-marketplace for Latinx businesses. Brittany utilizes her passions and experiences to be a platform for social justice, community, culture, and WOC in the tech space.
Founder of MyKimisms, LLC
Kim is a seasoned professional with 20 years of experience with a diverse background in art, design, communication, training, digital marketing, design thinking and organizational development specifically focused on the IDEA: Inclusion.
Azure Cloud Engineer at Microsoft & Host of #TechUnlockedPodcast
Grace is an Azure Cloud Engineer at Microsoft. She is a STEM and inclusion advocate for women of color and underrepresented groups and is the creator and host of the #TechUnlocked podcast.
Owner & Head Chef of Musang Seattle
Melissa is the Head Chef and owner of Musang a local Beacon Hill Filipinx restaurant. She has been a competitor on Top Chef and continues to honor her community in Seattle.
Mandela SH Dixon
CEO of Founder Gym
Mandela is the CEO of Founder Gym, focused on training underrepresented founders on how to build successful tech startups. Since its debut, Founder Gym has carried out 11 cohorts, comprised of 400 founders, spanning six continents, who've gone on to raise over $40 million in startup capital.
8:30 – 9:00 AM
Future for Us Founders, Aparna Rae & Sage Ke'alohilani Quiamno
9:20 – 10:00 AM
Tiffany Dufu, Founder & CEO of The Cru
10:00 – 10:50 PM
Culture Shifters Couch (Panel)
11:00 AM – 11:50 PM
Decolonizing Wealth for Womxn of Color (Panel)
12:00 PM – 1:00 PM
1:00 PM – 1:30 PM
1:30 PM – 2:15 PM
2:15 PM – 2:30 PM
2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
3:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Future of Us Founders, Aparna Rae & Sage Ke'alohilani Quiamno
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
The Recruiters Network
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Located in the heart of Downtown Seattle’s bustling Belltown neighborhood, Block 41 is an award winning, unique, industrial chic event venue ideal for weddings, fashion shows, conferences, fundraisers, photo shoots and so much more.
About our partners
Future for Us
Future for Us is a platform dedicated to advancing womxn of color at work through community, culture and career development. We envision a future of work where womxn of color lead at the highest levels of corporate, government, and social sector organizations. We do this through a mix of monthly events, large-scale conferences for both womxn of color professionals and allies, and research.