First and foremost, thank you to the 2015-2016 Executive Committee
led by Myisha Tilson, Esquire as well at the brilliant and accomplished leaders
that preceded her. Since 1981, you have mentored, guided, led, dragged, cheered, buoyed and
boosted one another to positions of power in this City. Your shoulders have
been leaned upon for aid, support and tears as you are most intimate with the
trials and tribulations endured by women and women of color in and out of the
workforce. It is you that made and kept this organization a vital part of the
Philadelphia legal community. The legacy will continue.
On Saturday, November 12, 2016, the WLD is holding its annual
elections for the Executive Committee. Ballots have been emailed to dues paying
members. If you are current with your dues but have not received a ballot,
please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Elections will be held, at 11:00 am, before the General Body
Meeting. The slate of candidates will be available to answer questions prior to
the casting of the ballot.
Tilson will hold her last WLD General Body Meeting as President
immediately after the vote. After the WLD General Body Meeting, the newly
elected President will outline her goals during her administration. Volunteers
for non-officer positions will be accepted at that time. This will be an
We look forward to seeing you. We look forward to hearing you. We
look forward to effecting change by working together.
"...in diversity, there is beauty and there is strength"
October 25, 2016
Meet ‘n Greet at the Pyramid Club
Complimentary light hors d’oeuvres
Credit card payment is required for all transactions in the Club. Reservations are required. Please contact your organization to make your reservation. Dress code for the Club is business casual.
Pyramid Club, Philadelphia
1735 Market Street
6:00 - 8:00 pm
November 10, 2016
Work/Life Balance: How Do You Achieve It in the Private Sector?
Moderator: Molly Peckman, Esq.
Panelists: Roberta G. Torian, Esq., Reed Smith
Niki T. Ingram, Esq., Marshall Dennehey
Judge Lucretia C. Clemons, Philadelphia Court of Common Pleas
Join this panel of successful women private practitioners as they share their tips and tricks for trying to balance the demands of work with the rest of our lives.
Dechert LLP, Cira Centre
2929 Arch Street
Begins at 5:30 pm
November 12, 2016
WLD Executive Committee Elections
General Body Meeting
Thomas R. Kline School of Law
3320 Market Street
11:00 am – 2:00 pm