Stay involved all year!

Want to get involved with OWHE all year long and/or looking for some great professional development opportunities? Check ways to engage with OWHE throughout the year!  

Conference Volunteers!

Want to get involved with the OWHE 2020 Annual Conference?

Volunteers play a vital role in making all of our conference programming possible. Volunteering is also a great professional development and networking opportunity! If you are interested in being on a conference planning committee, please fill out the Volunteer Form by August 1. 

Committees (you may volunteer for as many as you'd like!):

  • Excellence Awards Team
  • Identity Caucus Leadership Team
  • Mentorship Team
  • Networking & Engagement Team
  • On-Site Volunteer Team
  • Promotions Team
  • Sponsorship Team
  • Wise Professional Panelist and Keynote Speaker(s) Recruitment Team

OWHE includes and advocates for all women and gender minorities.


For any general questions, email

Connect with Women Leaders

Networking with women leaders in the state of Oregon will enhance your professional experience. We look forward to creating opportunities for women to meet, connect and develop together.

Engage in Professional Development

Participate in opportunities for professional growth through educational programs that are provided by our campus contact network right on your campus, in your region or at a state wide gathering. The focus is on providing you with the leadership skills and mentoring necessary to lead.

Lead Change in Higher Education

Higher education in the state of Oregon provides a dynamic environment where women can impact change. Whether in the community college, 4-year institution, public, or private, we want you to be a part of shaping the future of higher education by empowering and affirming your leadership abilities.