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

16 Milwaukee leaders named to national list of influential board directors
November 27, 2018

Sixteen directors at Milwaukee-area companies have been recognized among WomenInc. Magazine’s Most Influential Corporate Directors for 2018. The list includes…

Lindsey Hammerer
Lindsay Hammerer interviewed by WUWM
November 15, 2018

Why More Women Executives Are Good For Business (November 13, 2018, WUWM) Lindsay Hammerer was interviewed by Lake Effect’s Audrey…

15th Annual Milwaukee Women inc Research Report Highlights “Power of 3” Female Directors
October 8, 2018

Milwaukee Women inc, a nonprofit organization that works to achieve balanced representation of women on boards of directors to maximize…

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