Ignitecast - Official Podcast of the Ignite Leadership Conference by CDF

Season 2 Episode 1 - Cathy Northington (COO Mississippi Economic Council)

January 17, 2020 CDF and GOinnovation Season 2 Episode 1
Ignitecast - Official Podcast of the Ignite Leadership Conference by CDF
Season 2 Episode 1 - Cathy Northington (COO Mississippi Economic Council)
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Ignitecast - Official Podcast of the Ignite Leadership Conference by CDF
Season 2 Episode 1 - Cathy Northington (COO Mississippi Economic Council)
Jan 17, 2020 Season 2 Episode 1
CDF and GOinnovation

Cathy Northington started as a temp, and was eventually asked to be Chief Operating Officer of the Mississippi Economic Council - the first African-American woman to hold a C-suite position in a state chamber of commerce in the United States. In this interview she tells that story and reflects on the influences, core values, and priorities that helped her get where she is today and overcome the idea that she wasn't a leader.

Show Notes

Cathy Northington started as a temp, and was eventually asked to be Chief Operating Officer of the Mississippi Economic Council - the first African-American woman to hold a C-suite position in a state chamber of commerce in the United States. In this interview she tells that story and reflects on the influences, core values, and priorities that helped her get where she is today and overcome the idea that she wasn't a leader.