History and Accomplishments

Founded in 2007 as a project of the American Bar Association, DirectWomen maintains its 501(c)(3) status through the Tides Center, an umbrella organization for non-profits. Visit our History and Accomplishments page to learn more about DirectWomen's history and success stories.

Leadership Committees

DirectWomen is led by its Advisory Board and nine leadership committees. Read more about DirectWomen's leadership here.

Strategic Partnerships

DirectWomen was founded in 2007 as a project of the American Bar Association. Over the past ten years, our network has grown to include over 150 Board Institute alumnae, 35 Sandra Day O'Connor Board Excellence Award honorees, a vibrant group of volunteers, and leaders of the business community, including CEOs and directors. Visit our Strategic Partnerships page to learn more about working with DirectWomen.


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