Recognizing women leaders who support ArtsWave with an annual leadership gift of $1,500 or more, the group is more than 400 members strong. Members enjoy a variety of arts experiences and engagement opportunities to network and see their gift to ArtsWave in action. The group was launched i
n 2014 under the leadership of ArtsWave Community Campaign Chair, Melanie Healey.
Women’s Leadership Roundtable Benefits:
Women's Leadership Symposium: An annual inspirational event with women leaders in the arts and business. Click here to see photos from the fourth annual women's leadership symposium.
Women's Leader Arts Night Out: Opportunity to join fellow members for an arts event and behind-the-scenes special reception (ticket purchased by member).
Women's Leader Gathering: Members only cocktail reception held at a unique venue.
Recognition in ArtsWave's annual report
Additional Leadership Benefits
Special recognition in the ArtsWave annual report; invitations to ArtsWave Hour series and other events; membership in Leadership Networking and Communications Groups.
Leadership Giving Levels
$15,000 - $24,999 Ovation Circle
$10,000 - $14,999 Innovators Circle
$5,000 - $9,999 Chair’s Circle
$2,500 - $4,999 Directors’ Circle
$1,500 - $2,499 Leadership Circle
Please contact womensleadership@ArtsWave.org for more information.
ArtsWave Women’s Leadership Steering Committee
Chair: Kelly Wittich
- Laura Burns
- Natalie Collier
- Jennifer Damiano
- Jill Dickert
- Helen Kemp
- Kelly Kolar-Eyman
- Jessica Laine
- Jenny Powell
- Marie-Laure Salvado
- Lisa Sampson
- Alyssa Sanker
- Martha Sarra
- Lisa Sauer
- Rosemary Schlachter
- Joanne Scott
- Julie Shifman
- Bethany Smith
- Kelly Soller
Back Row (L to R): Kate Kennedy, ArtsWave COO, Kelly Wittich, Vice-Chair, Paige Ellerman, Lisa Sauer, Jennifer Damiano, Lisa Wolter, ArtsWave VP, Community Campaign, Shari Steinhaus and Agnes Godwin Hall
Front row (L to R): Lisa Sampson, Tiffany Adams, Christi Geary, Alecia Kintner, ArtsWave President & CEO, Martha Sarra, and Julie Jones.
If you make a joint gift with your spouse/partner:
you will continue to be recognized as a couple based on your total gift to ArtsWave.
Thank you to our Women's Leadership Symposium sponsor