Reflections: Fall Mentoring Reception

The Women's Commission in partnership with The Gayle R. Davis Center for Women & Gender Equity, Provost's Office and the Office of the President developed the GVSU Women's Mentoring Program as a way to recognize the value of female faculty and staff connecting to shape their lives, their professions, and their societies. The program is focused on creating opportunities for dialogue and relationship building to occur among university women. 

Thursday, November 15, 2018

This annual event spotlights the journeys and accomplishments of women leaders at Grand Valley.
 Please join us for wine, networking, and the sharing of inspiring stories on Thursday, November 15,  4:00 - 6:00 PM in the Cook-DeWitt Center.


Light hors d'oeuvres will be served. 

For more information, please email If you are in need of any accommodations to participate in this event, please contact us for assistance.

2018 Panelists

Tara headshot

Tara Bivens

Wendy Headshot

Wendy Burns-Ardolino

Tricia headshot

Tricia Thomas

Mei Headshot

Mei Mah

Previous Mentor Panelists

2017: Shontaye Witcher, Betty Schaner, Annie Bélanger, Jody Vogelzang

2016: Keri Becker, Dianne Green-Smith, Kelley Monterusso, Ellen Schendel

2015: Sharalle Arnold, Jodi Chycinski, Carol Sanchez, Lee VanOrsdel, Pat Waring

2014: Chick Blue, Beverly Grant, Anne Hiskes, Karen Ingle, Diana Lawson

2013: Claudia Bajema, Michelle Burke, Maria Cimitile, Elaine Collins, Jean Nagelkerk

2012: Jeanne Arnold, Connie Dang, Gayle Davis, Nancy Giardina, Julie Guevara, Teri Losey, Maggie McCrystal, Pat Smith, Kathleen Vanderveen

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