WE Speak offers the unique opportunity to go beyond the bios of our region's most successful women leaders. Hear personal experiences, advice and lessons learned from leaders as well as the chance to network with other business women in Cincinnati.
Join us on Tuesday, Feb. 5 for lunch and an empowering conversation with two women who stepped forward boldly with confidence to rise to the top of their game: Barbara Turner, President, Ohio National Financial Services and Michelle Norcross, Executive Director, Avon Care.
Barbara Turner was elected President & Chief Operating Officer of Ohio National Financial Services on November 30, 2018. Lauded for her high level of excellence, outstanding leadership and business judgement, Turner is the eleventh president and first woman and first African American elected to this role. Turner has over 30 years of leadership experience in the financial services industry. She joined the company in 1997 as vice president, ONESCO operations, advanced to president and chief operating officer of ONESCO in 1999, and president and chief executive officer of ONESCO in 2013.
Michelle Norcross joined New Avon July 2018 as Executive Director and head of the Avon Care Center in Blue Ash. Michelle’s background includes over 30 years of experience and a proven record of success in contact center management. Most recently, Michelle has been Senior Director of North American Contact Center Operations with Luxottica, capping a 12-year career there. Prior to Luxottica, Michelle spent 16 years with Avon Products, Inc., where her last role was Manager, System Design and Integration/Customer Care in Springdale.