San Diego Women’s Week kicks off at the end of March. Here are just a sample of the special guests that will be making appearances at this year’s event.

On Monday, Hannah Nancarrow, daughter of late newscaster Loren Nancarrow, and Tina Mickelson, sister of famed professional golfer Phil Mickelson, will be lecturing alongside Mimi Kirk, a woman with a colorful history of experiences and careers to share.

The Thursday speakers feature: Kim Coles, an actress known for her role on “Living Single”; Elizabeth Smart, who shares her journey from abduction to empowerment; and Piper Kerman, the real-life inspiration behind the popular Netflix show “Orange is the New Black”, For the complete list visit