Professional Women’s Alliance

Build your network, connect with peers and hear from inspiring businesswomen in the community. The Chamber is bringing business women together by hosting a dynamic female leader in the community each month to share insights into leadership, career growth, community involvement and women’s issues. For more information on PWA, please contact Brittney Conklin at 602.495.2194 or bconklin@phoenixchamber.com.

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I went hoping for networking opportunities — I made several connections – and the speaker and topic were fantastic. It was a good balance of appealing to the “girls club” but also very directly relevant to important business and community issues.  – Marianne Swallie, Lewis Roca Rothgerber Christie

Upcoming

Professional Women’s Alliance Presents Tanya Wheeless

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Date: Tuesday, April. 11, 2017
Time: 11 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Check-in & Lunch: 11 – 11:30 a.m.
Program: 11:30 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Tanya Wheeless, founder of wellness start-up Happy Grace will share proven tools that go deeper than simple time management to achieve greater balance in work and life. Strong teams start with strong people. Whether you are experienced or a young professional hustling to prove yourself, you will learn practical strategies to be more focused, calm and productive at home and at work.

Location: Phoenix Country Club – 2901 N. 7th St, Phoenix 85014
Cost: Free to attend for Chamber members. Lunch Chamber members: $30. Non-members: $50 (lunch included).

Topic: Beyond Time Management: Tools to get to the Heart of Work-Life Balance
Speaker: Tanya Wheeless, Founder, Happy Grace

 

Professional Women’s Alliance Presents Confronting self doubt and owning your successPWA_2017_MayEvite_Banner

Date: Tuesday, May. 2, 2017
Time: 11 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Check-in & Lunch: 11 – 11:30 a.m.
Program: 11:30 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Gay Meyer, assistant vice president of HR region operations for USAA will discuss how to overcome “imposter syndrome”, a phenomenon affecting high-achieving women who feel they are not deserving of their hard-earned successes. Meyer will share how to rise above this challenge to get back on the path of confidence and success.

Location: Phoenix Country Club – 2901 N. 7th St, Phoenix 85014
Cost: Free to attend for Chamber members. Lunch Chamber members: $30. Non-members: $50 (lunch included).

Topic: Overcoming self doubt and owning your success
Speaker: Gay Meyer, Assistant Vice President of HR Region Operations, USAA

 

Professional Women’s Alliance Presents ATHENAs on Living, Learning and Leading

Date: Tuesday, June 13, 2017
Time: 11 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Check-in & Lunch: 11 – 11:30 a.m.
Program: 11:30 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Join us to hear from the Chamber’s 2016 ATHENA Award recipients. The accomplished trio of top Valley businesswomen will share experiences and knowledge on the three pillars of being an ATHENA – leadership, mentorship and community service. Don’t miss an opportunity to hear their stories, learn from their experiences and walk away inspired!

Location: Phoenix Country Club – 2901 N. 7th St, Phoenix 85014
Cost: Free to attend for Chamber members. Lunch Chamber members: $30. Non-members: $50 (lunch included).

Topic: ATHENAs on Living, Learning and Leading
Speakers:
Catherine Alonzo, CEO, Javelina
Rebecca Clyde, CXO & Founder, Ideas Collide
Dr. Maria Harper-Marinick, Chancellor, Maricopa Community Colleges

PWA Sponsors APS, Bank of Arizona, Snell & Wilmer