In recognition of World Health Day earlier this month, we sat down with IWF Washington DC Member Sylvia Mathews Burwell for a conversation on current public health issues. Throughout her career, she has held senior roles relating to global public health. She served as Secretary of Health and Human Services
Marlene Debel, board member of the Women’s Forum of New York, has been chosen to lead the Retirement & Income Solutions unit of MetLife. Debel currently serves as CFO of the same company, having advanced from her previous role as Executive Vice President and Treasurer. Prior to joining MetLife, Debel
In celebration of Women’s History Month and International Women’s Day, we sat down with Under-Secretary-General of the UN and Executive Director of UN Women Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka to discuss the work of UN Women, her career in South Africa, and the #MeToo Movement. Executive Director Mlambo-Ngcuka is a member of IWF
This month, PBS stations around the U.S. and online via PBS Anywhere will air MANKILLER, a documentary created by IWF Members Gale Anne Hurd and Valerie Red-Horse Mohl on Wilma Mankiller, the first female chief of the Cherokee Nation. Check your local listings to figure out when to tune in!
In Hillary Clinton’s 2017 Hall of Fame speech, she said “I’ve seen over and over again that when women are willing to roll up our sleeves and get to work, we get the job done.” For Women’s History Month, we have asked IWF members around the world to share a
Stephanie Mehta, a member of the Women’s Forum of New York, has been named Editor-in-Chief of Fast Company. Read an excerpt of the announcement from Folio Magazine: Mansueto Ventures has tapped Vanity Fair deputy editor Stephanie Mehta as the next editor-in-chief of Fast Company, CEO Eric Schurenberg announced today. The announcement comes two months after Robert Safian,
Last week, Allyson Maynard Gibson, Past President of IWF and member of IWF Bahamas, took part in the People’s Tribunal on Economic Crime taking place in Johannesburg, South Africa. Gibson, the Former Attorney General of The Bahamas, joined the tribunal organized by civil society organizations including: Corruption Watch, the Foundation
Anne Doyle, IWF Michigan President & Author of POWERING UP! How America’s Women Achievers Become Leaders, was featured on the Integrate & Ignite Podcast produced by Avocet Communications. During her conversation with host, Lori Jones, Doyle discusses women’s leadership and highlights the work of IWF & the Michigan Forum. Listen