Newsletter January 2022

I’ve Got Your Back A message from WPF President, Amy Baradell Hello WPF sisters! It’s 2022! I am so thankful to be moving into the new year with all of you. There is so much to be mindful of as we look back at 2021. It was a year where WPF sisters had to be…

Newsletter December 2021

Reflecting on my time in WLF A message from WPF President, Ashley Madden Well, this is it, ladies!  My final newsletter as your 2021 Madame President.  First and foremost, I want to acknowledge the opportunity, the absolute gift to me personally, to serve as President of WPF this year.  I remember joining WPF in 2006…

Newsletter November 2021

Who’s ready to “Shop, Shop, Shop ‘til you Drop?” A message from WPF President, Ashley Madden Happy November to you all!   Not only are we celebrating Thanksgiving and Veteran’s Day this month, but also “National Men Make Dinner Day” is coming up on November 4th.  Seems like we have a “Day” for everything, but…

Newsletter October 2021

A thank you to our WPF Program Committee A message from WPF President, Ashley Madden As I write to you in the final days of September, Autumn is officially upon us.  I’ve started brewing up pumpkin spice coffee on crisp, cool workday mornings, lighting up my firepit on starry Friday nights and simmering homemade butternut…

Newsletter September 2021

Focusing on Engagement A message from WPF President, Ashley Madden When I started envisioning how 2021 would look for Women’s Professional Forum at the beginning of my term as President, I kept coming back to a theme of “Engage and Retain.”  I wanted WPF to continue to be a haven of inspiration, friendships, and social…

Newsletter August 2021

Not Where We Want to Be A message from WPF President, Ashley Madden Greetings to all of my WPF Sisters!  I’m writing you here at the end of July in a last-minute revision of my President’s Message.  Two weeks ago, I wrote the article I have been waiting to write all year.  You know, the…

Newsletter July 2021

Transitioning to our New Normal A message from WPF President, Ashley Madden Summer salutations to all my wonderful WPF Sisters!  It is so hard to believe we are already in July.  I’ve been savoring the small wonders and pleasures of summer – enjoying the hydrangeas in my garden, sipping iced tea (okay, maybe sometimes wine…

Newsletter May 2021

From WPF Foundation A message from WPF Foundation President, Jean Pudlo This past week, as the WPF Foundation considered it’s 2021 round of grants, one couldn’t help but look back on 2020. Times were hard for everyone.  We had to make major adjustments to our schedules, our ways of shopping for necessities, how we interacted…

Newsletter April 2021

Taking Time for Self-Care A message from WPF President, Ashley Madden I’m now in my 8th tax season as a CPA (time flies!) and this time of year is, without a doubt, my most rewarding but also the busiest time of my annual work calendar.   No matter how much I plan in January and…