Lakes Area Professional Women
Our Vision: To be an advocate for women.
Lakes Area Professional Women gather to uplift and support each other and our community. Members benefit from the networking, support, and professional opportunities that the organization provides.
The mission of Lakes Area Professional Women is to promote equity for all in the workplace through advocacy, education, and information. We strive to elevate the standards for everyone in business and in their professions, to advocate for business and professional growth, and to bring about a spirit of cooperation among business and professional women.
We are here to extend opportunities to our members, and to connect business and professional women to develop personally, professionally, and philanthropically.
Lakes Area Professional Women began in June 2009. Prior to this time, our organization was known as Alexandria Area Business and Professional Women (AABPW). AABPW starting in 1944 and has a long history of being an advocate for women.
Personally, professionally, and philanthropically.
Past Presidents: Marie Shores 2020-21; Jill Swanstrom 2019-20; Tina Rice 2018-19; Michelle Huemoeller, 2017-18; Jennifer Wegner 2016-17.
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