WIN Mentoring Program
To embolden personal and professional growth of women professionals in water, by fostering an exchange of knowledge, experience, and advice, furthering the entire drinking water treatment industry. WQA’s WIN Mentoring Program facilitates mentoring relationships, along with the opportunity for all program participants to form an exclusive cohort, learning from one another.
Sign Up to be a Mentee or Mentor in the 2021-2022 WIN Mentoring Program
Deadline for Applications is Friday, May 28, 2021
Apply to be a WIN Mentee
Apply to be a WIN Mentor
Who can apply? Participants must be a WQA member.
Is there a program fee? No. There is no fee for participants, both mentees and mentors. All participants are requested to attend, in-person or virtually, the 2021 WQA Leadership Conference Sept. 14-16 in Oak Brook, IL and/or the 2022 WQA Convention & Exposition April 6-8 in Orlando, FL.
How long is the program? The mentoring program will run from July 2021 – April 2022.
How do I apply to be a mentor or mentee? Complete the application above. Please select either the mentor or mentee application.
Who can I contact if I have additional question? Kathleen Burbidge, WQA External Affairs Associate Director, at email@example.com or 331-305-6377
Mentee Goals Worksheet
2021-2022 WQA WIN Mentoring Program Tentative Timeline
Congratulations to all our WIN Mentees class of 2021 on completing the WIN Mentoring Program:
Angela Odom, Culligan of San Antonio
Ariane Paris, Ethical H2O
Ashley Bell, Kinetico
Courtney Zukoski, Best Water Solutions Inc.
Jenny Hill, Watts
Jessica Larson, Indy Soft Water
Kaitlyn Clark, Resin Tech
Lauren Del Ciello, water Quality Products Magazine
Liliana Rey, Aquakleen Water Systems
Liliana Simpson, Water Techniques
Ludivina Magpantay, Wellthy Solutions Inc.
Lynne Halpin, KX
Micaela Deegan, CWS, Dependable Water Inc.
Michelle Kelly, Nestle Waters
Rachel Bishop, Kinetico
Sarah Belt, Kinetico
Toni Schindler, Aquatek Water Conditioning
Tonya Essary, Culligan of the Texas Hill Country
Thank you to all our WIN Mentors and Speakers:
Amanda Moore, CWS, Atlantic Filter Corp.
Ashley Green, EcoWater Systems
Becky Tallon, A.O. Smith
Candice Wentling, MWS, Certified Action
Cathy Pagliaro, Marmon Water Inc.
Cindy Gresham, Thermax
Cindy Schieber, MWS, Stenner Pumps
Daina Grace, Texas Water Quality Association
Denise Urbans, CWS, ShedWater
Don McGhee, MWS, HydroSystems Inc.
Doug Ramer, MWS, CWR, Martin Water Conditioning
Elena Lara, Culligan Water of San Antonio
Frank Brigano, Marmon water Inc.
Frank DeSilva, ResinTech
Jennifer Smith, CWS, Moti-Vitality
Kristi Stanford, Culligan Southwest Inc.
Larry Gottlieb, ResinTech
Marianne Metzger, ResinTech
Nichole Pennisi, Graver Technologies
Nicole Reisdorfer, QCS Purchasing Cooperative
Watch a video replay of the Women in Industry Advisory Council meeting held online during the 2020 Mid-Year Leadership Conference. Watch here (requires Member log-in).