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Roses For Mentors

Roses For Mentors

The perfect way to say ‘thank you’ to a mentor, coworker or friend for their role in your life. You can purchase a rose for $5 and the Women’s Network Special Events Committee will hand-deliver them on May 5. All proceeds go to the Women’s Network Mentoring Committee.

Member Profile: Stacey Tonyan

Member Profile: Stacey Tonyan

Meet Stacey Tonyan, a real estate professional with House of Brokers, Tiger Home Team. Stacey is reaching her first anniversary as a realtor, but her experience with the Columbia community runs deep. She spent more than 30 years in administrative roles, most recently...

Chair’s Corner: Strengthen Your “No” Muscle

Chair’s Corner: Strengthen Your “No” Muscle

Chair Krista Kippenberger wants us all to think about how we can strengthen our "no" muscle, and how we can say no to ourselves! She said no to herself by taking a break from social media and replacing that time with other things in her life. This has helped her focus...



Leadership Development Roundtable: February

Leadership Development Roundtables are conversation forums featuring monthly professional development, personal development or social issue topics lead by community leaders. They are great opportunities...

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Changing The Odds Committee Meeting

Changing the Odds Committee assists women who are looking for ways to improve their job prospects, including women who have never held a job,...

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Special Events Committee Meeting

The Special Events Committee is the event planning committee for Women’s Network. This committee is in charge of several large events throughout the year...

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-Michele Batye

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