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 Emily Hegdahl at 602.495.6479 or ehegdahl@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 Bahar Schippel of Snell & Wilmer

Date: Tuesday, Sept. 12
Time: 11 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Check-in & Lunch: 11 – 11:30 a.m.
Program: 11:30 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Bahar Schippel, partner at Snell & Wilmer will discuss lessons learned from hardships during her formative years and how that adversity enabled her to develop the toughness, dedication and compassion she uses to succeed in her career and to have a positive influence on others.

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: Turning Adversity into Opportunity
Speaker: Bahar Schippel, partner at Snell & Wilmer

Advance registration is required for lunch. Special dietary restrictions such as vegetarian, vegan or gluten free, should be emailed to ehegdahl@phoenixchamber.com one week prior to the event. Requests made after that time cannot be guaranteed.

 

Professional Women’s Alliance Presents Police Chief Jeri Williams & Fire Chief Kara Kalkbrenner

Date: Tuesday, Oct. 10
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 for a unique fireside-style chat with Phoenix Police Chief Jeri Williams and Phoenix Fire Chief Kara Kalkbrenner. Learn how they are making an impact in the community and hear insights from the first women to ever lead Phoenix’s police and fire departments.

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).
Speaker: Police Chief Jeri Williams and Fire Chief Kara Kalkbrenner

Advance registration is required for lunch. Special dietary restrictions such as vegetarian, vegan or gluten free, should be emailed to ehegdahl@phoenixchamber.com one week prior to the event. Requests made after that time cannot be guaranteed.

 

PWA Sponsors APS, Bank of Arizona, Snell & Wilmer