The objective of Women in Leadership of Central Illinois is to promote leadership among women by providing mentoring, networking and educational opportunities.

Join Women In Leadership!

Women in Leadership of Central Illinois brings together professional women who desire to grow professionally and personally.

We offer educational programming, networking events and other opportunities to connect and inspire each other to bigger and better things.

Every September, we host a Conference for continued education and enlightenment.

If that sounds like you, we hope you will join us.

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Monday, May 20
11:30 am - 1:00 pm

Thyme Kitchen 
+ Craft Beer 

Located in the Warehouse District of Downtown Peoria
736 SW Washington St. 

WIL members (and guests) are invited to a networking lunch. 

RSVP to Kathy Schaeffer

Join Women In Leadership
for coffee, conversation and a good book!

We're discussing a NEW BOOK!
Failing Up: How to Take Risks, Aim Higher and Never Stop Learning 
by Leslie Odom, Jr.  

The next Zoom online meeting is
Saturday, May 11 from 8:30-9:30am.
For more information, contact Allison Vershaw at

With personal stories from his life, Odom asks the questions that will help you unlock your true potential and achieve your goals even when they seem impossible. What work did you put in today that will help you improve tomorrow? How do you surround yourself with people who will care about your dreams as much as you do? How do you know when to play it safe and when to risk it all for something bigger and better?

These stories will inspire you, motivate you, and empower you for the greatness that lies ahead, whether you’re graduating from college,starting a new job, or just looking to live each day to the fullest.

for the monthly luncheon 


Join us for the
    June WIL Luncheon

Thursday, June 13, 2019
11:30 - 1:00 pm
Par-A-Dice Hotel
21 Blackjack Blvd, East Peoria

Join us for our June luncheon as we wrap up our membership year with the Annual Awards Luncheon - honoring our women leaders! Plus extra time for networking!

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LUNCH BUFFET with Tossed Salad with toppings and dressings, warm roll and butter, grilled chicken breast with florentine sauce on the side, baked salmon with lemon butter, sautéed julienne vegetables, au gratin potatoes, sliced fruit, bread pudding with butter rum sauce. 

**No choice for dessert as both are on the buffet

Register before Fri, June 7
for Early Bird pricing!


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