To Write for OWHE with a Q&A Feature, please take time to answer 5-6 of these questions! You should include the questions along with your answers. In addition, please provide a short bio and photo for us to include with your submission. In total, your submission should be from 1000-1200 words. When you are finished, you may email your work to


  • Tell us a little about the journey that led you to your current role in higher education.  
  • What was one of the key things you have learned in the past year?
  • What’s the most amazing part of your job?
  • What’s the most challenging part of your job?
  • What self-care strategies do you use?
  • What advice would you give to a new professional entering the field of higher education?
  • What would you like to ask a wise woman in the field of higher education?
  • What motivates you to keep working?
  • What’s your favorite “Oregon” activity?
  • Who inspires you and why?
  • What are some of your professional goals?

Connect with Leaders

Networking with women, non-binary, and trans leaders in the state of Oregon will enhance your professional experience. We look forward to creating opportunities 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, non-binary, and trans people 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.