When Wednesday, February 5, 2020 from 8:30 AM to 5:30 PM PST
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Mountaineers Club 
7700 Sand Point Way NE
Seattle, WA 98115

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Register Today!

  • Early Bird Registration (by Jan. 8, 2020): $135 Member (PNWS-AWWA, PNCWA) / $175 Non-Member / $55 Student.
  • After Jan. 8, 2020: $160 Member /$200 Non-Member / $80 Student.

Cost includes lunch and light snacks in the morning and afternoon, beverages throughout the day and a networking social  at the end of the day.

Registration and payment deadline is Friday January  31, 2020.  No refunds or cancellations will be accepted after that date, however, substitute registrations are welcome. Please email requests for substitutions or cancellations.  "No shows" will not be refunded.

Registration Open! 

Please note:

1. Registration payment by debit/credit card only.
2. Due to demand for this event, we can no longer accept day-of-event registrations.
3. Please bring confirmation of registration for entry (electronic or paper). If you do not receive a confirmation, please contact Darcie McAlister to confirm status.

Event Contact

Darcie McAlister dmcalister@woodinvillewater.com  for registration questions.

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


2020 Women in Leadership Symposium

Seattle, WA


We are excited to announce the Seattle-area Women in Leadership Symposium will be taking place on Wednesday February 5, 2020.



Join us for a day to expand your community, share strategies, and gain tools to help you forge your future and navigate your career path. This symposium is all about women leaders and leaders in the making learning from each other.


We are very pleased to announce our keynote morning speakers:

  • Menzer Prehlivan, Ph.D., P.E. Geotechnical Engineer, Jacobs

  • Pam Elardo, P.E. Deputy Commissioner Bureau of Wastewater Treament at New York City Dept. of Environmental Protection (NYC/DEP)

  • Angela Jones, J.D. CEO Washington STEM

The afternoon will include skills building breakout sessions with three topics to choose from:

A) Projects and Business Leadership, B) Personal Development and Assessment, and C) Carving New Career Paths.      


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





Note:  Photographs may be taken of attendees in connection with the Women In Leadership symposium. AWWA-PNWS may use such photographs with or without names for any lawful purpose, including for such purposes as publicity, advertising, and web content.


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 Internation


Sponsorship opportunities are available through the registration page. 

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