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Chair’s Corner: Mentoring Matters

Chair’s Corner: Mentoring Matters

Chair Krista Kippenberger talks about her personal experiences as both a mentee and a mentor, and explains why mentorship is so important. Don't forget to register for our first Professional Development Virtual Event happening this Thursday, May 21, which will be all...

Member Profile: Justina Dial

Member Profile: Justina Dial

Title: Consumer Banking Officer and Branch Manager Employer: Central Bank of Boone County Hometown: Quincy, IL Favorite Quote: Be yourself. Everyone else is already taken. – Oscar Wilde College/degree(s): Columbia College; Bachelor of Science- Marketing, Bachelor...

Meet the 2020 ATHENA Young Professional Finalists!

Meet the 2020 ATHENA Young Professional Finalists! We’re excited to give you the opportunity to get to know our 2020 ATHENA Young Professional Finalists! Women’s Network recognizes three individuals each year for their exemplary work in their profession, their devotion of time and energy...



VIRTUAL: Leadership Development Roundtable: Mentoring

Mentorship can be a significant part of your overall career success, both early on in your career and even late in your professional life....

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CANCELED: 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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