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YWL's Board of Directors is Accepting Applications

Do you feel like you have more to give? Do you want to get involved in a leadership role? Do you want to work with a great group of women lawyers who will support and challenge you to be your best? Then YWL's Board of Directors is the place for you!

This year, the YWL Board of Directors is accepting applications for the following positions. Please click on the link below to view the full position description:

Director of Events: In this role, you will be working collaboratively with the other two Directors of Events to plan and execute high-quality, responsive events that serve members and reflect YWL’s mission statement and objectives. 

Director of Marketing & Communication: In this role, you will be working collaboratively with the other Director of Marketing & Communications to manage YWL’s website, social media, monthly newsletter, email communications and event advertising. 

Director of Sponsorship: In this role, you will be working closely with the Events team and external sponsors to make sure every event is a success. In addition, the Director of Sponsorship liaises with other associations and organizations to identify partnership opportunities. 

Independent Director: In this role, you will be working works closely with the Board of Directors to identify risks and opportunities, and to support the organization’s initiatives. The incoming Independent Director will also be responsible for YWL’s Career Coaching Program. 

Apply today! Click here to complete an online application. You may also submit your application by email to Applications are due by 5:00 PM on August 26, 2020. Please include the position that you are applying for in the subject line.  

Here's how it works:

  • Online and email applications will be accepted until 5:00 PM on August 26, 2020.
  • YWL's Nomination Committee will review applications and conduct interviews with successful candidates.
  • Final decisions will be made following in-person interviews.  

Please note that this year we will be implementing a name-blind application process whereby resumes and application forms will be anonymized before they are reviewed by YWL’s Nomination Committee. 

If you have any questions about the application process or individual positions, do not hesitate to reach out to our Corporate Secretary, Amanda Metallo, at

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