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

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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



Professional Women’s Alliance Presents Catherine Alonzo, CEO, Javelinas

Date: Tuesday, Dec. 12
Time: 11 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Check-in & Lunch: 11 – 11:30 a.m.
Program: 11:30 a.m. – 1 p.m.
It’s that time of year when we start to set goals, but unmet resolutions can leave us feeling frustrated and defeated. When getting everything done seems impossible, we can begin to feel like we’ve failed before we even start. Javelina CEO Catherine Alonzo will share tried-and-tested strategies for setting and meeting goals, no matter what you want to achieve. Whether you’re a resolution lover or hater, you will walk away with tangible techniques for how you can achieve more, struggle less, and shape your world in whatever way you want to.

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: Catherine Alonzo, Chief Executive Officer, Javelina

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


PWA Sponsors APS, Bank of Arizona, Snell & Wilmer