While in Melbourne for the 2018 Cornerstone Conference earlier this month, we sat down with IWF Australia Member Fabian Dattner. Fabian is a leadership consultant and the co-founder of Homeward Bound, an initiative that takes women leaders in STEMM on expeditions to Antarctica and provides leadership development training. Your organization,
While in Melbourne for the 2018 Cornerstone Conference, IWF partnered with Coffee Pods, a weekly podcast hosted by IWF Australia Member Holly Ransom. Coffee Pods is a podcast for the game changers and the change makers. Each recording, which takes place over a cup of coffee, shares the insights and
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,