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Wife of Former President of Mexico to Speak at Creighton

Wife of Former President of Mexico to Speak at Creighton

The event is full, but a live video stream of her presentation will begin at 11:30 a.m. and can be seen at www.creighton.edu/business/martafox/

Former Mexico first lady Marta Sahagún de Fox will speak at a Creighton University College of Business women’s leadership luncheon, beginning at 11 a.m. on Nov. 12 in the Mike and Josie Harper Center ballroom, 602 N. 20th St.

Her husband, Vicente Fox, was Mexico's president from 2000 to 2006. He is the former president of Coca-Cola in Mexico.

The event is full, but a live video stream of her presentation will begin at 11:30 a.m. and can be seen at www.creighton.edu/business/martafox/

She will speak about the role of women’s leadership in business, the empowerment of women and the importance of education. The event will be hosted by Anthony Hendrickson, Ph.D., dean of the Creighton University College of Business and Deborah Wells, Ph.D., associate dean of Graduate Business Programs at Creighton University.

A powerful voice on women's issues and social responsibility, Fox, the mother of three, has played an active role in Mexico's democratization as the first woman to act as the federal government's spokesperson.