When Wednesday, February 7, 2018 from 8:30 AM to 5:30 PM PST
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Tukwila Community Center 
12424 42ND Avenue South
Tukwila, WA 98168

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Registration is closed!

  • Early Bird Registration (by Jan. 24, 2018): $125 Member (PNWS-AWWA, PNCWA) / $165 Non-Member / $55 Student.
  • After Jan. 24, 2018: $150 Member /$190 Non-Member / $80 Student.

Cost includes lunch and light snacks in the morning and afternoon.  Coffee, tea, and water will be provided throughout the day.  A networking social will take place at the end of the day.

Registration and payment deadline is Friday, February 2, 2017.  No refunds or cancellations will be accepted after that date, however, substitute registrations are welcome. Please email requests for substitutions or cancellations.  "No shows" that have not prepaid will be billed.

Event Contact

Darcie McAlister dmcalister@woodinvillewater.com  for registration questions.

Erika Schuyler erika.schuyler@murraysmith.us  for all other inquiries.


2018 Women in Leadership Symposium

Masterminding - Tackling Challenges
Together Through Collective Intelligence

Seattle, WA


We are excited to announce that Seattle's next Women in Leadership Symposium will be taking place at the Tukwila Community Center on Wednesday February 7, 2018.

"Masterminding - Tackling Challenges Together Through Collective Intelligence"

Come learn how "masterminding" is used to leverage the power of networking and mentoring builds a support system that inspires and motivates women to set and meet powerful goals. We encourage women to expand
their roles as peers, mentors, and mentees to include all ages, stages or phases of life.

Join us for a day to network, share strategies, and learn about tackling challenges - as you navigate your career path.  This symposium is all about women leaders at various stages of their career and in different circumstances learning from each other. 


We are very pleased to announce our keynote morning speakers:

  • Cynthia Lamothe, General Manager, Skyway Water and Sewer District
  • Charlie MacPherson, Corporate Media and Communications Vice President, Tetra Tech
  • Nicki Pozos, Senior Managing Associate, Barney & Worth

The afternoon will include skills building breakout sessions with three topics to choose from:  A) Business skills, B) Technical skills and C) Interpersonal skills.

An overview of the day is here.

The full schedule is detailed here.

Past Women in Leadership Symposiums (click the year for details)










Get Inspired |  Danielle Pedi, Program Officer – Water, Sanitation & Hygiene Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation

Be Bold |  Robin G. McPherson, Assistant Attorney General, Ecology Division, Washington State Attorney General’s Office

Now Rise |  Marla Smith-Nilson, Founder and Executive Director, Water 1st International



Sponsorship opportunities are available through the registration page. 

            Please contact Darcie McAlister dmcalister@woodinvillewater.com for more information.