April 26th Speaker Dinner Meeting Blog
Boost Your Self-confidence and Erase Your Fear
It was a great night enjoyed by all. We had our own member Dolores Lara inspiring speech about boosting self-confidence through Personal presence. Way to go Dolores.
Dolores Lara is President of Dolores Lara Breaking Barriers, a professional speaking company, and The Hemingway Company, a boutique executive recruiting firm. She is also a licensed Art of Feminine Presence ™ instructor. She is a graduate of Bethel College in North Newton, Kansas and is a CPA. Her career started with Peat, Marwick, Mitchell & Co. (now KPMG), and then worked for Pizza Hut, Inc., a division of PepsiCo before starting her own business.
Dolores has been a member of AFWA for over 30 years. She is a past-president of the Orange County Chapter, and past national board member. She served on the OC/LB board of the California Society of CPAs for six years, including serving on the state council. She is a current member of Toastmasters and has just earned the highest credential awarded to members, DTM (Distinguished Toastmaster).
In her spare time, Dolores runs and runs and runs. She’s completed 18 marathons including The Boston Marathon three times!