Award Honorees in 2010

We are very excited to announce three honors bestowed upon women in higher education in Oregon. The awards were announced at the annual conference on January 29, 2010. We congratulate:

She Flies with Her Own Wings Service Award- Jaye Cee Whitehead, Pacific University

Exemplary Emerging Professional- Martha Rampton, Pacific University

Beth Rietveld Service to OWHE Award created in honor of Beth Rietveld, Oregon State University

To read more about the awards, please visit the awards section of our website at

Connect with Leaders

Networking with women, non-binary, and trans leaders in the state of Oregon will enhance your professional experience. We look forward to creating opportunities to meet, connect and develop together.

Engage in Professional Development

Participate in opportunities for professional growth through educational programs that are provided by our campus contact network right on your campus, in your region or at a state wide gathering. The focus is on providing you with the leadership skills and mentoring necessary to lead.

Lead Change in Higher Education

Higher education in the state of Oregon provides a dynamic environment where women, non-binary, and trans people can impact change. Whether in the community college, 4-year institution, public, or private, we want you to be a part of shaping the future of higher education by empowering and affirming your leadership abilities.