Members in the News

Cathy Benko appointed to Nike's Board of Directors
On July 12, NIKE, Inc. announced that IWF NorCal member Cathy Benko has joined Nike's Board of Directors. Cathy is also vice chair and managing principal of the consulting firm Deloitte LLP. “Cathy’s proven leadership in advising the world’s most influential technology companies will be a tremendous benefit to Nike’s digital transformation,” said Mark Parker, Chairman, President and CEO of NIKE, Inc. Read more.

The Legacy Foundation

The 2018 Legacy Foundation Annual Report is now available here!

Visiting IWF Global Members

Are you an IWF member visiting the San Francisco Bay Area? Please contact IWF Northern California's President at to connect with local members while you are in town.

Spotlight On...

IWF Global Leadership Foundation's Fellows Program
Watch the video recording from the 25thAnniversary Celebration of the Leadership Foundation’s Fellows Program. The event, which was attended by more than 140 members and Fellow Alumnae, featured a roundtable discussion, A Quarter Century of Change: Reflections on Women in Leadership Since the Glass Ceiling Commission, and a reception in honor of the Founders of the Leadership Foundation hosted at the home of IWF Washington, DC member Kitty Kelley. Learn more about IWF’s history and the transformational women who created our one-of-a-kind Fellows Program.  

Diversity Matters! Profile Updates

We seek your help to update your profile in the areas of industry, age, race, and ethnicity. Information will not be publicly displayed, but rather it will be used to collect valuable data on who we are and where we stand on diversity. And we look forward to sharing the aggregated results with you.

Congratulations to Linda Graebner who is our raffle winner!

Upcoming Events

Summer Camp
Friday, July 20 - 22 | Pescadero

East Bay Connections: Shell Ridge Hike
Saturday, July 28 | Walnut Creek

Hakone Gardens Tour & Tea Ceremony
Saturday, August 4 | Saratoga

IWF NorCal Travels to Utah
Friday, August 18 - 23 | Utah

2018-2019 Theatre Season
September 2018 - April 2019 | Various Bay Area Theatres

Musical: Come From Away
Sunday, January 20, 2019 | San Francisco 

Plan a Pop Up!
Plan a small casual event for members in your neighborhood!

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