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Wear your best power suit to September’s Nerd Nite! We’ll be networking our way to the top with our inimitable speakers: David Pierre-Louis and Agra Monagan.
David Pierre-Louis: Aide Interdependency
A solution to putting the people we want to help at the forefront of our work. Leading from a support role. Hear from David Pierre-Louis about his evolution from LUCID Lounge owner to executive director and founder of Kay Tita, a sustainable community resource organization that cultivates partnerships, raises capital, and facilitates impact investing opportunities in Port-Au-Prince.
David Pierre-­Louis is focusing his skills and leadership in cultivating community action and advocating for social change throughout the country of Haiti. He is in the the process of building Kay Tita, a multi­level community resource space that will house the country’s first Impact Hub in Port­-au-­Prince: a centre for local entrepreneurial citizens to create a more sustainable future for themselves.
For the past two years, he Co­-organized Port­-Au-­Prince Startup Week, which focused on empowering the local community through various events in various areas­ ranging from Youth Involvement, Health, Education,Technology, Energy, Urban Design, Investment, Mentorship, Art, Community and Tourism.
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Agra Monagan: Networking for Nerds
Oh, the dreaded professional mingling event. This could be a workplace all hands meeting, a departmental party, a training, a recruiting event, or an industry meeting. Afterwards you know that useful people were in attendance, but you wonder what you got out of it. Come learn how to set a goal, prepare for, and make the best use of free-form networking opportunities.
Agra Monagan is a Program Manager for a large Seattle-based company. She has attended many networking events in New York City, Boston, Chicago, and Seattle as her career and life took her to various cities. She enjoys dancing, running, lifting weights, and socializing.
**FAQs**
High Dive
Tuesday, September 19th
Doors open at 6:30, talks start at 7:30
$5 / 21+ / No one turned away for lack of funds
BYO food or order Red Star Taco Bar through the bar
Accessibility: There are no stairs to the venue’s entryways or bathrooms. Tables are at standing level, but there is open seating at the front of the stage. Please refrain from wearing scented products in consideration of attendees with allergies and sensitivities. Please message us if you have further questions, suggestions or concerns.