Women’s Leadership Institute
Increasing the leadership capabilities and influence of women.
Learn through trainings catered to your career level.
Connect with female leaders in the region.
Advance more women in decision-making spaces.
The November election will look a little different this year. Your voice matters and we want to ensure you have everything you need before heading to the polls. Early voting begins next week, Oct.14th – Oct.29th and the Mayor’s Council for Women will be joining other organizations to partner with the City of Chattanooga for #VoteEarlyCHA, a nonpartisan initiative to reach every Chattanoogan, ensuring they are #VoteReady. As the Mayor’s Council for Women, we’re a community. That’s why we invite you to vote early with us!
Oct. 20th, 11:30am
Join us as we spotlight women led businesses who have been affected during these unprecedented times (either positively or negatively). We’ll discuss what business has been like during COVID, how these strong leaders have effectively led out in their community and their outcomes, community initiatives they’ve found helpful, and how to continue to push through change fearlessly.
Save the Date
Join us for the 16th Annual IMPACT presented by Chattanooga Women’s Leadership Institute
To celebrate CWLI’s 25th Anniversary, IMPACT is evolving into a 2-day leadership symposium where we will explore provocative topics related to attracting, retaining and elevating female talent throughout our region.
We know that where women lead, the world follows.
Where women lead, the world follows.
Quarterly thought leadership luncheons addressing trending women’s issues. 2 member only luncheons annually.
12 workshops tiered for your career and content knowledge level. Follows quarterly thematic curriculum.
Experiential curriculum curated for a deep dive into high-level content and community leadership cultivation.
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Gather quarterly with women across multiple industries, generations, and leadership levels. Grow your business.
Dive deep into interests decided on by the group and explored at the group’s pace. Or let us help you start a new group.
NEW! Cultivate relationships with other professional women, explore online learning, discover member benefits.
NEW! Our advocacy platform designed to advance key strategies that help place female talent in decision-making spaces.
CWLI Legacy Center
NEW! Co-working space designed by women for women. Premiere downtown location helps you elevate your business.
RE-IMAGINED! Annual thought leadership dinner and summit featuring dynamic speakers and facilitators.
I enjoy the energy and the synergy of the women who are committed to CWLI. Their passion encourages me to be a better individual and to be more intentional around helping women understand their value.
Generating New Ideas.
Solving Big Problems
We believe women are the largest untapped reservoir of talent in the world. For 24 years, Chattanooga Women’s Leadership Institute has been the premiere organization for thought leadership for professional women. Our offerings increase the leadership capabilities of women while advocating for their elevation to more decision-making spaces.
Served through core programs annually
Annual IMPACT thought leadership event attendance
Member only discounts
Regional female talent investment
40+ leadership growth opportunities annually
Sustaining and Legacy VIP reception
Local vendor discounts
Female business owner accelerator
Network of 600+ female professionals
Elevation of female leaders
Chattanooga Women’s Leadership Institute
PO Box 4363
Chattanooga, TN 37405