Women’s Center Advisory Board

The Advisory Board of the Women’s Center was created as a way to enable and encourage participation of students, staff and faculty in the process of achieving the goals outlined in our mission statement.

If you are interested in joining one of the Advisory Board committees, please contact
Kathleen Holgerson at kathleen.holgerson@uconn.edu or 860-486-4738.

Board Development Committee

This committee is charged with, in conjunction with the staff of the Women’s Center, identifying prospective new members to the Board and its committees. A cross section of diversity and areas of interests and responsibilities is necessary.

Fundraising/Alumni Engagement Committee

This committee is charged with overseeing the implementation of fundraising activities and opportunities to engage alumni/ae to reconnect with the Center.

New Female Faculty Host Committee

This committee, in conjunction with the goals of the Strategic Plan, will provide input into the content of the program(s), contact invitees to encourage their attendance at events, and to attend the event(s) and discuss the program sand services of the Women’s Center.

Women of Color Events Planning Committee

This committee shall be responsible for planning Women of Color networking events.

Women’s Advance Planning Committee

This committee shall be responsible for planning and publicizing the annual Women’s Advance Conference.

100 Years of Women Scholarship Committee

This committee shall be responsible for publicizing, screening, and awarding the 100 Years of Women Scholarship annually.