Lead today. Impact tomorrow. 

The financial services profession is changing, and the WIFS National Board is leading the way. Do you believe women are crucial to the financial services profession? Do you believe that WIFS can help move the dial and advance women? This is the WIFS mission. If you are passionate about what you do and our mission, we invite you to apply to be a part of the 2020 National board. Lend your voice and unique talents to drive the association's strategic growth and vision to be the global change leader inspiring women to achieve their dreams.

If you are passionate, influential and visionary, we ask you to submit your application by May 17, 2019. Current Chapter Leaders cannot serve as Members of the National Board.


The National Board is elected by the membership to govern the Association. The Board sets strategic and long-range vision, goals, and policies. Association programs, services, and operations are managed by the Executive Director and staff via third-party management contract. Board members hold fiduciary responsibility including appropriate filings consistent with 501(c)6 non- profit organization status.

Open Positions

New for the 2020 Board: The Leadership Selection Committee is adding two At Large Director positions to the 2020 Board.

Vice President
Assistant National Treasurer

Chapter Director

Education Director
At Large Director

Candidate Qualifications & Requirements

Download the Application Selection Process

• 2+ years in the industry preferable.
• Chapter board or other non-profit leadership experience a plus.
• Availability to accept one year term commencing October 13, 2019 with the exception of the Treasurer which is a two-year term.
• Schedule flexibility to accommodate meetings and planned travel.
• Completion of any local Chapter board commitment prior to election. Current Chapter Leaders cannot serve as National Board Members
• Compliance with code of ethics policy and conflict of interest disclosure.

Application Submission

Download the 2020 Board Leadership Application

Submit your completed application to WIFS National - Nominations Committee via email, fax 518.935.9232 or postal mail to 136 Everett Road, Albany, NY 12205. 

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For more than 80 years, WIFS has been committed to attracting, developing and advancing women in the insurance and financial services profession. Members, partners, exhibitors and sponsors benefit from connection and mutual respect for professional development and education-focused interaction rather than career opportunity promotion.