Cancellation Policy: WWLI will offer a credit for future events in the event of a cancelled registration.  Registered guests also have the option to send an alternate in their place, assuming the alternate meets the attendee criteria for that event (i.e., must be a member for a members only event).  Please contact [email protected] for questions or cancellations. 

Event Information

Past Meetings

Holiday Networking Reception

December 10, 2019
5:00 PM EST to 7:30 PM EST

BDO
8401 Greensboro Dr
McLean, VA 22102
https://www.bdo.com/about/us-locations/gwdc-office

Our annual holiday get together to celebrate and give back!

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Executive Member Informational Webinar

December 04, 2019
12:00 PM EST to 12:30 PM EST

Webinar

Are you interested in learning more about Executive Members? Sign up to join our informational webinar.

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Partner Event: Women Rising to Boards: Many Roads lead to the Board Room

November 22, 2019
7:30 AM EST to 10:30 AM EST

Hilton McLean Tysons Corner
7920 Jones Branch Drive
McLean, VA 22102
https://www3.hilton.com/en/hotels/virginia/hilton-mclean-tysons-corner-MCLMHHH/index.html

This is a partner event offered through the NOVA Chamber of Commerce.

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Members Only Quarterly Luncheon - November 15 - Washington, DC

November 15, 2019
12:00 PM EST to 1:30 PM EST

i Ricchi
1220 19th Street NW
Washington, DC 20036
http://iricchidc.com/

Quarterly lunch meet up to welcome new members. All members are invited!

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CCAI’s Angels in Adoption Program - Hill Day Leader

November 14, 2019
8:30 AM EST to 7:30 PM EST

TBD

Volunteer as a Hill Day Leader for a group of Angel honorees as they visit with Members of Congress and staff.

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Cookology Class - Spanish Tapas and Wine Pairing with Owner Maria Kopsidas

November 07, 2019
4:00 PM EST to 6:30 PM EST

Cookology
Ballston Quarter - 4238 Wilson Blvd, 3rd Floor
Arlington, VA 22203
https://cookologyonline.com/

Registration closes Nov 1!

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WWLI Book Club - Educated by Tara Westover

October 24, 2019
5:00 PM EDT to 6:30 PM EDT

CST Group
10740 Parkridge Blvd Ste 500
Reston, VA 20191
http://www.cst-cpa.com

All members are invited to join!

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Life Lessons in Leadership

October 23, 2019
11:30 AM EDT to 2:00 PM EDT

Greenberg Traurig
1750 Tysons Boulevard
McLean, VA 22102
https://www.gtlaw.com/en

Join WWLI for a Networking Luncheon and presentation featuring Deputy Director of CIA for Science and Technology Dawn Meyerriecks.

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Fullerton Wine Dinner - with the winemaker himself, Alex Fullerton

October 12, 2019
6:00 PM EDT to 9:00 PM EDT

Country Club of Fairfax
5110 Ox Road
Fairfax, VA 22030
http://www.ccfairfax.org/

5 course dinner pairings featuring Fullerton Wine's highly rated Pinot Noir Rose, Chardonnay, multiple Pinot Noirs

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Executive Module - Board Interview Panel

October 11, 2019
1:00 PM EDT to 5:30 PM EDT

Greenberg Traurig
1750 Tysons Boulevard
McLean, VA 22102
https://www.gtlaw.com/en

Executive Modules are available exclusively to WWLI Executive Members.

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Building a Bank: Leadership Lessons from Banking Executive Shaza Andersen

September 18, 2019
11:30 AM EDT to 2:00 PM EDT

Tower Club
8000 Towers Crescent Dr. Suite 1700
Tysons, VA 22182
https://www.clubcorp.com/Clubs/The-Tower-Club-Tysons-Corner

Registration is now open!

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Members Only Quarterly Luncheon - August 16 - Reston, VA

August 16, 2019
12:00 PM EDT to 1:30 PM EDT

Cooper's Hawk
12130 Sunset Hills Rd
Reston, VA 20190
https://chwinery.com/

Quarterly lunch meet up to welcome new members. All members are invited!

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Member Networking Reception

July 17, 2019
4:45 PM EDT to 6:45 PM EDT

Sonoma Restaurant and Wine Bar
223 Pennsylvania Ave SE
Washington, DC 20003
https://www.sonomadc.com/

Join us for a networking reception with members!

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Member Event

July 17, 2019
3:00 PM EDT to 4:15 PM EDT

Undisclosed Location
Please check your email for details.
Washington, DC

Private Event available to WWLI members.

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WWLI Book Club - Where the Crawdads Sing

July 10, 2019
5:00 PM EDT to 6:30 PM EDT

CST Group
10740 Parkridge Blvd Ste 500
Reston, VA 20191
http://www.cst-cpa.com

All members are invited to join! The Book Club meets quarterly and alternates between fiction and non-fiction books.

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National Cathedral Tour & Tea

June 25, 2019
1:00 PM EDT to 3:30 PM EDT

Washington National Cathedral
3101 Wisconsin Ave NW
Washington, DC 20016
https://cathedral.org/

Enjoy an in-depth Cathedral tour followed by traditional English tea with sandwiches, scones, and a scenic view of Washington.

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Dinner at Maydan

June 11, 2019
5:00 PM EDT to 8:00 PM EDT

Maydan
1346 Florida Avenue NW
Washington, DC 20009
https://www.maydandc.com/

Join WWLI for a dinner at Maydan, showcasing Caucasian, North African & Middle Eastern cuisines! Only a few seats left - register today!

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Executive Module - Creating A Board Strategy

June 07, 2019
1:30 PM EDT to 5:00 PM EDT

Wells Fargo
1753 Pinnacle Drive, North Tower 3rd Floor – Dominion Room
McLean, VA 22102
https://www.wellsfargo.com/

This Executive Module, Creating A Board Strategy, is available exclusively to Executive Members and is included with your Executive Membership. 

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Partner Event - Success Series Workshop offered by Women on Course

June 05, 2019
3:00 PM EDT to 5:00 PM EDT

River Creek Club
43800 Olympic Blvd
Leesburg, VA 20176
https://www.clubcorp.com/Clubs/River-Creek-Club

Take part in a valuable opportunity to work alongside like-minded women to build skills that enhance your personal and career growth.

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Partner Event - Success Series Workshop with Golf Clinic offered by Women on Course

June 05, 2019
3:00 PM EDT to 6:30 PM EDT

River Creek Club
43800 Olympic Blvd
Leesburg, VA 20176
https://www.clubcorp.com/Clubs/River-Creek-Club

Mix business and pleasure in one fun afternoon! Take part in a valuable opportunity to work alongside like-minded women to build skills that enhance your personal and career growth. Afterwards fit is some exercise and learn a new skill!

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Partner Event - Cocktail Hour with Centrolina Chef and Owner, Amy Brandwein supporting NMWA Paper Routes Exhibit

May 21, 2019
4:00 PM EDT to 6:00 PM EDT

Centrolina
974 Palmer Alley NW
Washington, DC 22201
http://centrolinadc.com/

Join renowned Centrolina Chef and Owner, Amy Brandwein for wine and antipasto, and support NMWA’s upcoming exhibition, Paper Routes—Women to Watch 2020.

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Members Only Quarterly Luncheon - May 17 - Bethesda, MD

May 17, 2019
12:00 PM EDT to 1:30 PM EDT

Mon Ami Gabi - Bethesda
7239 Woodmont Ave.
Bethesda, MD 20814
http://www.monamigabi.com/home/?loc=bethesda

Quarterly lunch meet up to welcome new members. All members are invited!

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Sharpen Your Competitive Edge

May 14, 2019
11:30 AM EDT to 2:00 PM EDT

Greenberg Traurig
1750 Tysons Boulevard
McLean, VA 22102
https://www.gtlaw.com/en

What are you doing to establish and enhance yourself as a competitive advantage? Join us for a discussion on optimizing personal performance for long-term, continuous sustainable results benefitting you, your people and your organization.

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Partner Event - Gensler DC SWAG - Leading with Authenticity

April 29, 2019
5:30 PM EDT to 7:30 PM EDT

Gensler
2020 K Street Northwest
Washington, DC 20006
https://www.gensler.com/

As women we live in a multi-polar world. How can we be true to ourselves when there are so many competing selves?

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The Accidental Entrepreneur

April 25, 2019
4:30 PM EDT to 6:30 PM EDT

Tower Club
8000 Towers Crescent Dr. Suite 1700
Tysons, VA 22182
https://www.clubcorp.com/Clubs/The-Tower-Club-Tysons-Corner

Great opportunity to hear from one of our own members! Join us for an evening featuring Kristina Bouweiri, President and CEO of Reston Limousine.

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Women & Wine

April 24, 2019
5:30 PM EDT to 9:00 PM EDT

Ritz-Carlton – Tysons
1700 Tysons Blvd
McLean, VA 22102
http://www.ritzcarlton.com/en/hotels/washington-dc/tysons-corner?scid=bb1a189a-fec3-4d19-a255-54ba596febe2

WWLI has secured a table for members at Women & Wine, one of the premier events for the Washington area’s most influential women business leaders in the fight against breast cancer.

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Partner Event: WIB-Capital Region: Succession Planning, the Key to Organizational Effectiveness

April 18, 2019
6:00 PM EDT to 8:00 PM EDT

KramerAmado, P.C.
330 John Carlyle Street, 3rd Floor
Alexandria, VA 22314

Join WWLI Board Members Carolyn Thompson and Jennifer Wappaus for a discussion on succession planning strategy.

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Partner Event - Determined To Rise presented by The University Club of Washington, DC and the National Women's History Museum

March 27, 2019
6:00 PM EDT to 8:00 PM EDT

The University Club of Washington, DC
1135 16th St NW
Washington, DC 20036
https://www.universityclubdc.com/

A discussion about Women's History Month's founding and its significance for women and contemporary society.

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Living a Life of Service and Advocacy

March 06, 2019
11:30 AM EST to 2:00 PM EST

Greenberg Traurig
1750 Tysons Boulevard
McLean, VA 22102
https://www.gtlaw.com/en

Dr. Ximena Hartsock shares her experience immigrating to the US, serving the District of Columbia as a cabinet member in the Fenty administration and then founding a technology firm that’s at the forefront of advocacy. 

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Members Only Quarterly Luncheon - February 15 - Tyson's Corner, VA

February 15, 2019
12:00 PM EST to 1:30 PM EST

Chef Geoff's Tysons Corner
8045 Leesburg Pike
Vienna, VA 22182
http://www.chefgeoff.com/menu/chef-geoffs-tysons-corner

Quarterly lunch meet up to welcome new members. All members are invited!

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Executive Module - Effective Networking: Communication Strategies That Work

February 08, 2019
12:30 PM EST to 4:00 PM EST

Merito Group
1934 Old Gallows Rd, Ste 404
Vienna, VA 22182
http://www.meritogroup.com

In this highly-interactive module, you will learn an entirely new way of understanding what it takes to land a board seat and the communication tools to make it happen.

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Executive Module - Creating your Board Profile

February 08, 2019
10:30 AM EST to 1:30 PM EST

Merito Group
1934 Old Gallows Rd, Ste 404
Vienna, VA 22182
http://www.meritogroup.com

Beyond your resume, your Board bio needs to speak to the experience you bring to the table for the Board you are seeking. Attendees will have a profile created for them and develop their "line' for the position they desire.

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Viewing of bias and chat with Director/Producer Robin Hauser

February 05, 2019
4:45 PM EST to 8:00 PM EST

Angelika Film Center Mosaic
2911 District Avenue
Fairfax, VA 22031
https://www.angelikafilmcenter.com/mosaic

bias challenges us to confront our hidden biases and understand what we risk when we follow our gut. Through exposing her own biases, award-winning documentary filmmaker Robin Hauser highlights the nature of implicit bias, the grip it holds on our social

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Rodarte Exhibit and Networking Reception

January 24, 2019
5:00 PM EST to 7:00 PM EST

National Museum of Women in the Arts
1250 New York Ave NW
Washington, DC 20005
https://nmwa.org/exhibitions/rodarte

Join us for an evening of luxury fashion and fun! Enjoy access to the exhibit and a cocktail reception on the Mezzanine level.

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