Our Next Mentor Circle is Tuesday, April 6th at 1 pm EST

Our session theme is Leading in the Age of Crisis


Our Mentor is: Leadership Mentor – Debra Christmas

Debra Christmas is a seasoned leader in the high tech field with over 35 years of experience managing all aspects of information technology.   Prior to joining Gartner Canada, Debra was Vice President of Hewlett-Packard Software Technical Sales leading a team of over 300 technical software sales professionals across North and South America, contributing to $500M in sales for HP Software.Debra is also the founder of Stiletto Gladiators, a not for profit organization delivering mentorship services, leadership assessment, development and diversity coaching.  She is a member of the Women in Business Network, WxN, and Women of Influence. She is a motivating and inspirational leader and is particularly passionate about the development of women in IT.  She is certified in Tilt365 and Leadership Circle, a comprehensive leadership assessment framework based on “Mastering Leadership”.

Debra recently co-wrote wrote the bestselling book Please Stay: How Women in Tech Survive and Thrive” 

What to Expect in our Mentor Circles

Practical, mindful leadership with results-oriented action plans to help you make better decisions with the strength of a team of advisors ready to support you with meaningful mentorship.

You Will Receive

  • 30 minute presentation and questions followed by small breakout sessions to discuss the challenge and possible solutions as they relate to members
  • Confidential career and business advice
  • Opportunities to brainstorm with mentors (see below) and your fellow members
  • Accountability partner that will follow up with you later in the month
  • The collective advice of the group to tackle your challenges
  • Opportunity to work on your projects in a supportive group environment
  • Support and advice to balance your well-being, happiness, and health coupled with your business life
  • Access to our mentor support group (Private Facebook Group)


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