November Professional Development Meeting

  • November 16, 2023
  • 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
  • Embassy Suites Corpus Christi 4337 South Padre Island Dr


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Domestic Violence, It's Impact on People, Families and the Workplace


Shelbie Ledesma

Purple Door

Date:  Thursday, November 16th

Time:  11:30a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Location:  Embassy Suites Corpus Christi 

Session Description

The Purple Door, formerly Women’s Shelter of South Texas, is a non-profit organization committed to serving individuals affected by domestic violence and/or sexual assault, regardless of when the violence occurred. The Purple Door offers support and empowerment to women, children, and men through a variety of services, programs, and referrals with the goal to assist survivors in regaining their independence. Join CBSHRM for this informational session discussing Domestic Violence, It's Impact on People, Families and the Workplace.

About the Speaker:

Shelbie Ledesma is a Corpus Christi native. Shelbie attended Flour Bluff ISD and from there moved on to study at Texas A&M University - College Station, majoring in English. After graduation she worked as a Program Assistant in the College of Engineering at Texas A&M before embarking on an international journey. Shelbie lived in Asia for 6 years. She was an English teacher and school manager in Taiwan and the Philippines. She was able to return to the USA late last year with her family. She is now the Engagement Manager for The Purple Door and is passionate about engaging the community to work together to make a safe environment for us all. 

  • $30 Member  |  $35 Non-Member

  • $45 Late Registrants 

  • First Time Attendees (50% discount) , email to get a code.

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