Wednesday • August 7th

Eileen Padberg put her political & public affairs consulting business on hold in 2004 and embarked on a journey to Iraq, helping the women of Iraq build and expand their businesses. The 22 months that followed were life-changing – both for Eileen and for the hundreds of Iraqi women whose lives she impacted – experiences she recounts in her book Out of my Lane: Leveling the Playing Field for Iraqi Women.