Wisconsin Women in Government Seeks Professional Women to Join Its Board of Directors
MADISON – Wisconsin Women in Government (WWIG), a statewide, bipartisan, non-profit organization of women in government service, today announced it is seeking professional women to join the WWIG Board of Directors for the 2018-2019 year.

“Wisconsin Women in Government is fortunate to be led by talented women and we are looking for a few new faces to join our board of directors. Join our mission of supporting women pursuing careers in government service,” said WWIG President Anne Sappenfield.    

The WWIG Board of Directors is an all volunteer working board that seeks women willing to contribute their talents for a variety of activities including but not limited to fundraising, event planning, budgeting and communications, including social media and web editing. The Board of Directors typically meets the second Wednesday of every month and board members are also expected to participate in WWIG’s committees and events.  

To apply, women should send their resume and a cover letter describing why they would like to join the WWIG Board of Directors by July 1, 2018, to wwigquestions@gmail.com. Please include the specific skills you would like to contribute to the board.    

For more information on WWIG, please visit: wiscwomeningovernment.org.



Wisconsin Women in Government was founded in 1987 to celebrate and support the talented women who choose a career in government service. Over the past 30 years, WWIG has awarded over $1.2 million in scholarships to women pursuing careers in government service, including undergraduate scholarships, Badger Girls State, networking opportunities for professional women and other programs.