women in leadership

Georgia-Pacific LLC Attends WFF Leadership Conference


Last week I was grateful to attend the Women's Foodservice Forum (WFF) Leadership Conference alongside my Georgia-Pacific LLC colleagues to learn more about the unique experiences women face at work. It was a great opportunity to listen, learn, and consider how I can make a positive difference.

Women in Leadership Spotlight: Katie Franco, Girl Develop It


In honor of Women’s History Month, Common Impact is proud to spotlight women who are making history by championing gender equity, uplifting other women, and strengthening their communities. Today we hear from Katie Franco, Executive Director of Girl Develop It, a national nonprofit organization that creates welcoming, supportive opportunities for women and non-binary adults to learn coding and software development skills.

HP Study: Women Seeking Out Promotions, Despite Pandemic Work Shifts

Amid workplace losses, a new survey from HP shows how women have remained ambitious in their careers, especially at companies that offer flexibility, growth opportunities, and work/life balance.

By Sarah Murry

Lisa Morden: Be Bold - Courageous Leaders Change the World


Lisa Morden, Kimberly-Clark’s vice president of safety, sustainability and occupational health, is passionate about protecting the environment and caring for the company’s employees, consumers and society at large. We spoke with Lisa about her career path and her advice for young women and girls, what inspires her, the legacy that she wants to leave, and the importance of courageous leadership.

Q: Where did you grow up, and how has that impacted your world view?

The Most Successful, Sustainable Organizations Will Be Driven by Feminine Leadership

An insightful panel discussion on women in leadership unearthed several critical traits for the type of leadership we need in a healthy, sustainable, equitable future — and signs that they’re beginning to transcend gender.

On a sunny Tuesday afternoon at SB’21 San Diego, a standing-room-only lunch session packed with women from all corners of business delved into the evolving nature of sustainable leadership — a collaborative, more empathetic style of leadership that is emerging to meet the moment.

Financial Women's Association Celebrates 2021-2023 President Hermina 'Nina' Batson During Its 65th Anniversary Year

Ms. Batson is proud to lead the FWA as its first Black President, continuing leadership programming and mentoring with an eye on expanded IDEA: Inclusion, Diversity, Equity, and Access. Friends and partners of the FWA include BMO, BNP and Ninety One.
Press Release

NEW YORK, November 22, 2021 /3BL Media/ - The Financial Women’s Association of New York celebrates Hermina ‘Nina’ Batson, the FWA’s first Black president during its 65th Anniversary, with a Giving Tuesday Campaign, and FWA headline events and sponsorships extending across her two-year term. Ms.

Common Impact Announces New Board Member As It Continues to Expand Its National Reach and Initiatives

Social sector trailblazer and finance industry veteran Dorri McWhorter, CEO of the YMCA of Metropolitan Chicago, joins Common Impact’s Board of Directors
Press Release

BROOKLYN, N.Y., July 29, 2021 /3BL Media/ - Today, Common Impact, the nonprofit pioneer in skills-based volunteerism, announced the election of Dorri McWhorter as a member of their Board of Directors, to bolster the organization’s national presence and mission of aligning business and social purpose to create more equitable communities.

Asian American Leadership Spotlight: Maria Kim


In honor of Asian American Pacific Islander Heritage Month, Common Impact is spotlighting members of the AAPI community who are making a difference every day through their careers and social impact work.

Women in Leadership Spotlight: Caroline Kim Oh, CKO Coaching & Consulting


In honor of Women's History Month, Common Impact is spotlighting prominent female leaders who are leaving their mark on their organizations and communities. Today we hear from Caroline Kim Oh, head of CKO Coaching & Consulting and former President & Executive Director of iMentor, an education technology and youth mentoring nonprofit.

6 Women in Leadership at Duke Energy Share Career Advice

For Women’s History Month, they want to inspire other women to keep going

March is Women’s History Month, so we asked women at Duke Energy what they wanted to know about how to advance their careers. Then, women in leadership roles responded to their questions.


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