Semi-Annual Ladies Dinner
Tuesday, 15 May, 2018 7:00pm - 9:15pm
You won't want to miss the Semi-Annual Ladies Dinner on Tuesday, 15 May, 7:00PM-9:15PM.
An evening of fellowship and worship.
Speaker: Alia Eyres "Nothing is Impossible: Living with Courage + Hope".
Please sign up at the Welcome Table.
Alia Eyres is CEO of Mother’s Choice, a local charity serving the many children without families and pregnant teenagers in Hong Kong. Alia leads a team of 150 to provide quality support services for children, youth, and families in crisis, with the goal of seeing every child in a loving family.
Prior to joining Mother’s Choice as CEO in 2012, Alia was a corporate lawyer in Hong Kong for Hogan Lovells, and in New York for Skadden, Arps. Alia holds a Juris Doctorate from the Georgetown University Law Centre and a Bachelor of Arts in International Affairs from the George Washington University, where she was also a member of the NCAA Division 1 Women’s Rowing Team.
Alia is the Board Chair of the Elliott School of International Affairs at the George Washington University, and is on the Board of Advisors of the Hong Kong International Montessori School. She is a member of the American Chamber of Commerce Women of Influence Awards and Conference Committee. In 2014, she won the Macquarie Group Foundation’s David Clarke Social Innovation Fellowship.
Born and raised in Hong Kong, Alia is passionate about inspiring the wider community to play a role in caring for children, youth, and families. She lives with her husband, an entrepreneur from Ireland, and their four young sons.