Milwaukee Women inc is an organization of professional women determined to change the face and quality of leadership in the Wisconsin business community by increasing the number of female corporate directors.


Benchmarking where we are and where we need to go


Educating the business community about the benefits of women on boards and in leadership


Providing resources for companies looking to place women on their boards and for women interested in serving on boards

Our Research

Since 2003, MWi has published an annual research report on the percentage of women serving on the boards of directors of the 50 largest Wisconsin public companies and organizations in key industries. Our 2018 research report, The Power of 3, highlights the connection between board diversity and greater financial performance and provides data on the increasing percentage of women on corporate boards and in executive positions.

Read the full report here.

Latest News

U.S. Board Diversity Trends in 2019
July 8, 2019

(Harvard Law School Forum, June 18, 2019) As the U.S. annual shareholder meeting season is coming to an end, we…

Jan Bertsch Joins Regal Board of Directors
June 28, 2019

BELOIT, Wis., June 17, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Regal Beloit Corporation (NYSE: RBC) announced today that Ms. Jan A. Bertsch has joined the Company’s Board of Directors….

Revisiting the Pipleline

Progress on gender diversity at work has stalled. To achieve equality, companies must turn good intentions into concrete action. Companies…

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