Creating generations of powerful women advocates

Women in Government Relations advances and empowers women by fostering
professional development and growth opportunities through a community
that supports women’s leadership in government relations

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Nominate yourself or a colleague for the Excellence in Advocacy Awards!
May 5, 2020
Women in Government Relations to proud to spotlight everyday advocates who dedicate themselves to representing their issue...
Member Spotlight
May 15, 2020
Kathryn Gimborys
Institute for Higher Education Policy
As someone who is new to both WGR and government affairs, I’m excited to connect with other professional women in the field...
The WGR Community

Professional Development

At monthly meetings the Board of Directors create and execute the strategic plan for the organization.
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Diversity, Equity
& Inclusion
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“WGR is what you make of it. Take advantage of all we have to offer and get involved.”

Expand Your Network

President Suzanne Swink presents Prianka Sharma of the US Small Business Administration with the 2019 Public Sector Award at the WGR Spring Reception.

Engage with Experts

Noelle Callahan, Andrea King, and Julie Warner at the members only Holiday Party.
“Speaking from experience, I have met the most incredible women at WGR. They will become mentors, colleagues and friends.”
Governor Gina Raimondo of Rhode Island connecting with members after being honored with the 2019 Governors Award at our annual reception.
Atalie Ebersole, Susan Sullivan and Sherry Whitworth enjoying networking with members at one of our many networking receptions.
WGR Leadership Institute Cybersecurity panelists Marc Spitler of Verizon, Pamela Walker of Technology Industry Council, Christian Beckner of National Retail Federation, Denise E. Zheng of the Business Roundtable, and Laura Criste and Arielle Elliott of Bloomberg Government.

Welcome to our new Community!

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Expand your relationships, easily connect with others by industry or interest and then add them to your WGR social network.

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Coming Soon!

  • New look and feel for website
  • Resource library with content and samples
  • Additional ways to engage in communities
Calendar more

6/4/2020
Afternoon Tea Talk: The 1913 DC Suffragette Parade and Its Impact on the Fight for the Vote

6/9/2020
Toastmasters

6/11/2020
Keeping Food on the Table: Impacts of a Global Pandemic on Agriculture and Food Supply Chains

6/11/2020
State Relations Task Force Summer Happy Hour