Metro Women Connect is a community of organizational leaders dedicated to improving women’s leadership competencies by engaging. women in the Des Moines metro area through sharing best practices, connecting people and providing professional development opportunities.
Metro Women Connect is structured similar to a chamber membership. Companies pay a fee to be a member and assign a senior level representative as an MWC advisory board voting member and assign another representative as the alternate. Membership entitles each company to 10 complimentary seats at MWC events.
The organization holds monthly board meetings and develops programming for quarterly events. These are a combination of member-only and public events designed around the mission of women’s leadership and development.
Iowa Women Lead Change is the facilitator of Metro Women Connect. IWLC Regional Manager, Bobbi Segura, is the primary contact ensuring meetings and events align with MWC and IWLC’s missions.
A total of 30 organizations (for and non profits) may be members of Metro Women Connect.
American Enterprise Group
Brown Winick Law Firm
Davis Brown Law Firm
Delta Dental of Iowa
Employee & Family Resources
Ernst & Young LLP
Fareway Stores, Inc.
Farm Bureau Financial Services
Greater Des Moines Partnership
Iowa Association of Business & Industry
Iowa State University, College of Business
Renewable Energy Group, Inc.
United Way of Central Iowa
West Des Moines Chamber of Commerce
To learn more about Metro Women Connect, Contact email@example.com
The Future of Happiness in the Digital Age: Leadership Strategies to Enhance Performance and Well-Being
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