Meet our Board

Our Board is comprised of a diverse group of professionals with a passion for assisting women entrepreneurs achieve their business goals while contributing to the economic benefit of Alberta. Our mission is to provide support and guidance for AWE and promote entrepreneurship as a viable business option for women. Board members have a variety of business experience, and devote their valuable time serving the organization.

Currently, all seats on AWE’s Board are filled. Individuals interested in serving on AWE’s Board of Directors in the future can submit a letter of interest and resume with the subject line “Board Recruitment” to When there is an open seat on the Board, the Board’s recruitment committee will follow up with interested candidates to discuss requirements, commitments, and the selection process.

Selected Directors are elected by the Members at the Annual General Meeting, serve for a two-year term and are eligible for election for any number of terms. Directors may be released at the end of the elected term, by resigning, or according to AWE’s bylaws and process.

AWE’s Board has adopted the Carver model of governance and operates as a Policy Board.

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