Our Commitment

We are committed to Advancing Women’s Leadership and Championing Equality Worldwide.  

In November 2020, the IWF Chicago Board unanimously approved recommendations made by the IWF Chicago Equity & Equality Task Force*.  The finalized version of the IWF Chicago Leadership Pillars, our 2021 Priorities, and Leadership Pledge have been unanimously approved by the Board.


 *IWF Chicago Equity & Equality Task Force
Kendra Coleman, President of Kindred Organizational Consulting, Inc.  
Lynn Osmond, President of IWF Chicago and President and CEO of the Chicago Architecture Center
Connie Lindsey, Executive VP, Northern Trust
Dorri McWhorter, CEO, YWCA Metropolitan Chicago
Kristen Prinz, President-Elect IWF Chicago; Principal, Prinz Law Firm
Jennifer Welch, CEO, Planned Parenthood Chicago
Maria Wynne, CEO, Leadership Greater Chicago
Jennifer Alter Warden, Immediate Past President -IWF Chicago; COO & EVP Baird & Warner Real Estate