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Paula T. Edgar

Paula T. Edgar

Metropolitan Black Bar Association
Principal, PGE LLC (Speaking, Coaching and Consulting), President, Metropolitan Black Bar Association
Brooklyn, NY, USA

Paula T. Edgar Esq. is Founder and Principal of PGE LLC, a speaking, coaching and consulting firm. PGE LLC provides innovative and strategic solutions on career management, executive/leadership development, organizational diversity efforts, intercultural competence initiatives, networking and social media strategy. Paula speaks regularly on these topics by leading professional development trainings, facilitating workshops, and providing keynote speeches.

For more than a decade, Paula has demonstrated leadership in the areas of professional development, social media strategy, diversity and inclusion,and diversity pipeline best practices. Currently active with a number of organizations and social justice initiatives, Paula serves as the President of the Metropolitan Black Bar Association, the immediate past Chair of the New York City Bar Association’s Diversity Pipeline Initiatives Committee, and as a member of the Council of Urban Professionals (CUP) Alumni Board. Paula is also a Trustee of the Ellis L. Phillips Foundation and a member of the Executive Committees of the Deerfield Academy Alumni Association and the Network of Bar Leaders.

Paula’s professional experiences include serving as the inaugural Chief Diversity Officer at New York Law School, the Associate Director of Career Services at Seton Hall University School of Law, and as the Executive Director of Practicing Attorneys for Law Students Program, Inc. (PALS).  Prior to leading PALS, Paula practiced in the Law Enforcement Division of the New York City Commission on Human Rights.

Paula received her B.A. in Anthropology from the California State University (Fullerton) and her J.D. from the City University of New York School of Law. She has also been recognized by The Network Journal Magazine as a "40 Under Forty" Achievement Awardee, and as a Ms. JD "Woman of Inspiration"  

Connect with Paula on her website www.paulaedgar.com, on Linkedin, Via Twitter (@PaulaEdgar) and on Facebook (Paula Edgar Fan Page).
Paula T. Edgar is associated with the following items:
Web Segment  Web Segment Best Leadership Practices for Women Lawyers - Women Lawyers in Leadership 2018, Monday, January 29, 2018
MP3 Audio  MP3 Audio Best Leadership Practices for Women Lawyers - Best Leadership Practices for Women Lawyers, Monday, January 29, 2018
MP4 - Mobile Video Seg  MP4 - Mobile Video Seg Best Leadership Practices for Women Lawyers - Best Leadership Practices for Women Lawyers, Monday, January 29, 2018
On-Demand Web Programs  On-Demand Web Programs Women Lawyers in Leadership 2018, Friday, February 02, 2018, New York, NY

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