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  • Women's Leadership Coalition

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  • Women’s Leadership Coalition (WLC) is a networking and professional development program established by the Pickerington Area Chamber of Commerce.

    The purpose of the WLC is to provide a welcoming environment for women executives to cultivate relationships and build their networks.

    We would like to personally invite you to join this energizing group!

    WLC Members are Pickerington Area Chamber members whose unique abilities empower those whom they touch. They are dynamic women who together develop practical solutions based on innovative ideas woven with life experiences.


    • Educate
    • Mentor
    • Advocate
    • Build Relationships
    • Encourage
    • Inspire
    • Support
    • ​Enhance Self-Knowledge

      As part of the Women's Leadership Coalition, each year we celebrate "A Day of ATHENA", where a leadership workshop is held and the ATHENA Awards are presented in the categories of Youth ATHENA, Emerging ATHENA, and the ATHENA Leadership Award.  

      ATHENA Nominations are now open through Friday, July 13th (Sept. 7th for the Youth).  Click below to download a nomination form.

    Pickerington Area Chamber of Commerce ATHENA award recipients:

    1998      Helen L. Mayle

    1999       Joyce Bushman

    2000      Charlotte Akers

    2001       Barbara Freeman

    2002       Marian Reitano

    2003       Debbie Marullo

    2004       Dr. Leigh Atkinson

    2010       Dr. Karen Mantia

    2011      Jodi Wilson

    2012      Dr. Candice Thomas-Maddox

    2013      Suellen Goldsberry

    2014      Rita Ricketts

    2015       Margaret “Peg” Tobin

    2016       Kristy Good-Bath

    2017       Alison Forche 

    Pickerington Area Chamber of Commerce Emerging ATHENA

    2013       Jayme Gates

    2014      Jen Dear

    2015       Maria Manzo

    2016       Dr. Afshan Sultan

    2017       Michele Cook

    Pickerington Area Chamber of Commerce Youth ATHENA

    2013       Emily James

    2014      Shayna Fowler

    2015       Shaili Kothari

    2016       Emma Newell

    2017       Taylor Thompson