Who We Are
The International Women’s Forum of Colorado unites women leaders of Colorado who represent the highest levels of professional accomplishments and leadership. IWF Colorado is part of the larger global organization of the International’s Women’s Forum whose membership includes more than 7,000 diverse, high-achieving and accomplished women from 33 nations on six continents.
IWF Colorado members are recognized throughout Colorado as key influencers, innovators, policy makers, thought leaders, and icons across industries, sectors, states, and countries. Through their association, members support and empower women in Colorado and beyond, engaging through social networking, professional development, educational exchange, and forging lasting friendships.
IWF Colorado History
IWF Colorado was chartered in 1976 as the third forum to be established by the International Women’s Forum. Today IWF has grown to include 74 forums of 7,000 select members from 33 nations across six continents.
2021 Board of Directors
Membership & Selection Committee Leader
Regional Leader – South
Immediate Past President
Wine/Dine Arounds & Spotlight Breakfasts Leader
New Member Selection Process
IWF Colorado strives to reflect the demographics of Colorado through a membership body of women leaders who represent diverse industries, ages, and ethnicity.
Existing IWF Colorado members nominate accomplished women leaders in their fields. The Membership Committee convenes to evaluate the nominations, focused on ensuring diverse backgrounds, achievements, recognitions, and leadership. IWF Colorado seeks women who have demonstrated abilities to:
- Contribute positively to the Colorado community
- Influence outcomes within the state, region, nation, and/or world
- Further the development of women
Candidates are formally reviewed by the Membership Committee and approved by the Board of Directors before being invited to join.