Professional Women’s Development Network

The Professional Women’s Development Network encourages each member’s individual potential through a supportive environment and a variety of educational and motivational programs. The network motivates and encourages women by celebrating the unique contributions that women bring to business.


A Good Bite to Eat

Join Jennifer Bartolotta, Founder of Bartolotta & Associates, as she anecdotally shares Joe Bartolotta’s five tenets of operation. Through humor and analogy, find out what it means to be a ‘good bite to eat,’ and learn how to translate this philosophy into your own life.

January 16, 2020, 7:30 a.m. – 9:30 a.m.


Toxicity in the Workplace

Aleta Norris, Partner with Living as A Leader, will talk all about how to deal with toxic people and experiences in the workplace. What does it look like? Why are people toxic? Learn how it affects us and how we can approach a situation in a kind and calm manner. Walk away with tips to minimize the impact toxic events have on you and with those involved.

June 18, 2020, 11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.


The Power of Executive Presence

Gain strategies to improve your executive presence and be seen as a strategic partner able to influence key decisions and have a positive impact. Hear from an experienced panel of experts on how to project authority, confidence and authenticity in both personal and professional settings.

July 30, 2020, 11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.


Growing, Adapting & Leading with Joy

What the world needs now is you! We’re all tired of the darkness that surrounds us. Anger, resentment, bitter words and violent deeds. It is difficult to rise above the heaviness to heal. But there’s great news. You are perfectly engineered to do this very thing at this very moment.

Join Susan A. Marshall for a conversation about how you can grow stronger, adapt to any circumstance, and lead with joy. Susan will discuss the importance of finding your identity and knowing who you are in your career.

As an author, sought-after public speaker, and leadership advisor, Susan’s professional experience spans four decades and a global geography. She has worked with leaders in the public and private sector, non-profit agencies, and public education advocating for improved competence, confidence and effective risk-taking as keys to greater life satisfaction and appreciation for self and others.

September 23, 2020, 8:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m.