Wellesley Business Leadership Council


Members in the News

Congratulations to Nancy Hawthorne, Chair and Chief Executive Officer, Clerestory, LLC who was the Boston Business Journal's 2013 F. Gorham Brigham Jr. Lifetime Achievement Award Recipient at the CFO Awards 2013

Congratulations to Barbara Creed who was honored at the Episcopal Community Services San Francisco luncheon for her years of service including 10 years on the board, four as president.
Congratulations to Susan Esserman who was honored with a 2013 Judge Learned Hand Award.

Jaynie Studenmund has joined the boards of Core Logic (CLGX), a premier data information and management company, and Pinnacle Entertainment (PNK), a leading gaming and entertainment company. Both are publicly traded. A small world story is that Desiree Rogers and Jaynie both joined the Pinnacle Board at the same time.  



Welcome to our New Members



BLC Initiatives

Board Initiative
Want to join a for profit board? Know of an open board position on a for profit board or advisory board? Learn about the BLC Board Initiative.

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Past Events  

Thursday, October 17, 2013

Corporate Boards Webinar
Top Ten Hints to Prepare your Board Bio with Jan Babiak
Playback Click Here

Reunion Breakfast
Saturday, June 8, 2013

Wellesley College

2013 Spring Retreat
April 11-14, 2013

Gettysburg, PA


2013 Fall Plenary

November 7-9, 2013

Wellesley College

Women and Global Business Leadership in the 21st Century


Regional Events 

Wednesday, October 23, 2013

New York Regional joint event with NYC Wellesley Club
Getting Down to Business: an interactive discussion among Wellesley Women in the Corporate World

DC / MidAtlantic Region

Sunday, September 29, 2013

Brunch at Lynne Miller's Home
Hosted by BLC Regional co-chairs Lynne Miller & Melinda Reingold




Upcoming Events


Reunion Breakfast
June 7, 2014
Wellesley College

2014 Fall Plenary
25th Celebration

November 6-8, 2014

Wellesley College

2014 Retreat
August 14-17, 2014
Knapp Ranch, Edwards, CO



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Campus News

Secretary of State Hillary Clinton '69 hosted the Inaugural Institute of the Women in Public Service Project at Wellesley June 11-22, 2012. The Women in Public Service Project is a collaboration initiated by the U.S. State Department with Barnard, Bryn Mawr, Mount Holyoke, Smith, and Wellesley. To see the video, click here. Learn more about the project at the Project's website as well as at the State Department website. To read a blog of one of the attendees, click here.

Wellesley wins Master Card Foundation grant to fund scholarships for students from East Africa!  To learn more, click here.