Membership

Thank you for your interest in the Executive Women's Council.  To apply for one of our membership types, please complete our membership form.

All members receive a number of benefits with their membership, both direct and indirect.

  • Members-only events and information
  • Members-only website 
  • Member directory
  • Curated lists of events, activities and items of interest to executive women
  • Fellowship with executive women
  • Networking with members
  • Partnerships with  select other women's professional organizations
  • Discounts on all EWC events
  • Unique programming for women executives, not found elsewhere
  • Service on a variety of committees, including our Women on Boards Committee

See below for more information on our membership levels.

Full Membership Level
Members of the Executive Women’s Council are experienced professionals who have applied their education, experience, and personal philosophies to successful management of diverse operations in such fields as business, government, non-profit agencies, education, the arts and entrepreneurial ventures. They have been employed as managers or senior professionals for at least five years or have a similar length of experience in running their own companies or private practices. They also have at least two years of experience in a leadership position in community or professional organization. Please see our Professional Membership Page for more information.

Associate Membership Level
Associates of the Executive Women's Council (EWC) are dynamic, professional women who want to advance in leadership positions. Sponsored by an EWC Member, EWC Associates are exposed to opportunities that:

  • Increase their knowledge base
  • Enhance personal and professional networks
  • Assist them in fulfilling their professional and civic goals 

Please see our Associate Membership Page for more information. 

CORO Women In Leadership (WIL) Graduate

CORO WIL graduates are invited to apply for acceptance at the Associate member rate for their first year, even if they meet requirements for Regular membership. Upon renewal, members may continue their membership at the appropriate level (associate or regular).  Apply and indicate WIL graduate in the "How did you hear about the EWC?" question for consideration.

Membership Process
EWC will review the application and provide a response within five business days.  Once accepted, the applicant has 30 days to accept the membership and submit dues.  An invoice with the option to pay online will be provided upon acceptance.  Once dues are submitted, the applicant becomes a member, with access to the EWC members-only area, online directory, member event pricing and members-only events, information and communications.  

Questions? 

If you have any questions about membership, please reach out to any member of our membership committee or board, or send an email to ewcpittsburgh@gmail.com.

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