Switch and Google Partner to Create Powerhouse Google Cloud Empowering Female Leaders Event

Panel of prominent Nevada women focuses on role of female leadership in driving innovation in the workplace

Switch and the Women@Google Cloud Team have partnered to present the Google Cloud Empowering Female Leaders Event focused on the role of female leadership and driving innovation in the workplace. This event will highlight local industry leaders and diversity champions discussing their experiences around building an inclusive workplace. The event will be held on Thursday, March 14, 2019 at Rob Roy’s Innevation Center in Las Vegas from 2pm-6pm.


This year’s event features a welcome and keynote by Punam Mathur, Executive Director of the Elaine P. Wynn and Family Foundation, a guest panel featuring prominent women in business, #IAmRemarkable diversity and inclusion workshop, and a networking happy hour.

Switch CIO Missy Young will moderate the panel comprised of distinguished female leaders from various industries in the Las Vegas business community including: Lauralyn McCarthy Sandoval, VP of New Markets, Aristocrat Gaming; Olga Kuprivanova, VP Enterprise Data Services, Caesars Entertainment Corporation; and Barbee Oakes, UNLV Chief Diversity Officer.

“At Switch, more than half of our leadership team are women, and we have long embraced the importance of the power of gender diversity in the fast-changing world of technology,” said Switch CIO Missy Young. “Bringing this amazing group of female leaders together to focus on the need to attract more women to the technology arena is an important conversation that moves the needle on creative action.”

To register please visit Google Cloud Empowering Female Leaders Event