Mercedes Diane Griffin Forbes

Founder/President

Mercedes Diane Griffin Forbes is the founder of the Mercedes Parra Foundation for Women and Girls, which promotes gender equity by creating economic opportunities for women. She has expertise in international development, education, and public policy, including marketing and micro-enterprise ventures in Asia, Africa, and Latin America.

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The Women's Leadership Circle

Professional Services

The Women's Leadership Circle is presented by the Mercedes Parra Foundation and DG Speaks. This program promotes sisterhood and fosters leadership through educational and social interactions. Our aim is to empower women through an immersive exploration of self-awareness and transformative leadership.

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330 7th St NE
Washington, DC 20002