WIT Wisconsin changing the future of IT

The mission of Women in Technology, Wisconsin, is to attract, grow and retain women of all ages in technology-related careers. 


WIT collaborates with professionals, companies, and communities to help women in technology of all ages and stages -- from the classroom to the boardroom — by providing a variety of leadership development, technology education, networking, and mentoring opportunities for women and girls.


The three main pillars of focus for our non-profit are WIT@work, WITonCampus, and WIT4girls.

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WIT@Work focuses on technology professionals and those interested in technology careers. We offer networking and support in a safe environment to provide education, awareness & collaboration with the result of retaining professionals in technology-focused careers.


WIT@work operates in South Central, Southeast, and Northeast WI. More than 1,000 technology professionals have joined as members of WIT Wisconsin, for information on how to do this, see the members tab.


WIT@work events - See events tab to learn more and register for upcoming WIT@work events.


Each of the three regions has a WIT@work chair. Please contact your respective region's chair with questions. 

Northeast Wisconsin - Lindsay LaCourse

Southcentral Wisconsin - Lisa McDonough

Southeast Wisconsin - Jodi Murawski

           


WITonCampus Clubs are student organizations designed to give women pursuing any career an opportunity to discover all careers available in technology. 

WITonCampus Professional Connection Program supports female college students in exploring technology career opportunities. A professional is paired with a student for a semester and they work together to accomplish a goal set by the student. 

The 2022-2023 school year Professional Connection Program opportunity is currently accepting applications for participation!

2022 - 2023 | Professional Connections Program Overview:

Student application:

Open: 9/12/2022 | Close: 9/30/2022

Student invitation & Sign-up form


Mentor/Professional application: 

Open: 9/12/2022 | Close: 9/30/2022

Mentor/Professional invitation & Sign-up form

Match notification: 

Week of October 10th, 2022

*Kick-off meeting [virtual]: 

Week of October 17th, 2022


Official close of program: 4/21/23


Not sure what mentoring is all about? This guide, 9 Tips for a Successful WIT Mentoring Relationshipoutlines the simple principles of our program.

If you have any questions about WITonCampus Clubs or the Professional Connections Program, your regional chair(s) are here to help:

Northeast Wisconsin - Rose Kilsdonk & Lori Jones

Southcentral Wisconsin – Tammy Klatt

Southeast Wisconsin -  Allison Spohn & Diana Rivera

   


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WIT4Girls is designed to excite, inspire and engage young women with technology. Through positive female mentorship, WIT4Girls helps girls see how their innovative ideas can lead to limitless opportunities technology careers.     


  Each of the 3 regions has a WIT4girls chair or co-chairs:

Northeast Wisconsin: Amy Bires and Amy Sterckx

Southeast Wisconsin: Tracy Mueller and Kate Campbell

Southcentral Wisconsin: Maureen Carley



       

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Women In Technology Wisconsin Inc. is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization. 

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