WOMEN’S LEADERSHIP INITIATIVE
Engage. Empower. Get involved.
Welcome to WLI
The WVU Women’s Leadership Initiative (WLI) empowers and engages women on campus, helping them achieve their full professional potential and form a community within which the participants can initiate valuable new relationships.
We are proud to have these wonderful individuals
share their time with us.
WVU Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs
Associate Professor—Counseling, Rehabilitation Counseling & Counseling Psychology West Virginia University
Virginia Kleist Ph.D.
Associate Dean for Graduate Programs, Academic Operations, and Research Professor, Management Information Systems.
Arizona State University, Frank Russell Chair in the Business of Journalism and teaches entrepreneurship, ethics and gender in the media workplace.
Professor at the University of Southern California and co-director of the Pullias Center for Higher Education.
"The WLI has enabled me to develop a strong and large network of women who not only encourage me, but also support me." "WLI is one of the best things in my 25 years here at WVU."