Elevate Women



We are pleased to announce our inaugural 'Elevate Women' Expo, a transformative experience designed to empower women in their careers and overall wellness. This groundbreaking event, scheduled for March 15, 2024, promises a day filled with inspiration, practical insights, and invaluable networking opportunities.

What Makes 'Elevate Women' Expo Unique:

  • Keynote Excellence: Immerse yourself in the wisdom of a captivating keynote speaker, setting the tone for a day of empowerment and growth.
  • Stellar Workshops: Dive into workshops led by industry experts, providing practical guidance on career advancement, work-life balance, and overall well-being. 
  • Job and Resource Fair: Connect with prospective employers, grab essential resources, and explore career opportunities tailored to your goals.
  • Networking Extravaganza: Mingle and build meaningful connections with companies, fellow professionals, and mentors who can fuel your journey.
  • Expert Guidance: Bring your resume and job-search questions to share with our experts, gaining personalized insights to navigate your career path. 
  • Lunch: Light breakfast and box lunches provided!

Keynote Speakers:

  • Kirsten Ang, Commissioner, Port of Tacoma
  • Shellie Willis, Sr. Director of Collective Impact, WorkForce Central
  • Jackie Flowers, Tacoma Public Utilities Director


Breakout Sessions, Job Fair, Resource Fair, Work Wear Clothing Shop (gently used), Networking and more!

Pre-registration is required: https://bit.ly/2024ElevateWomen

WHO: United Way of Pierce County

WHAT: Elevate Women Expo

WHEN: March 15, 2024, 10 am – 2 pm

WHERE: The STAR Center, 3873 S 66th Street, Tacoma, WA 98409

Interested in sponsoring the event or tabling at the event? Contact Lynn Willis, Director of Family Stability Initiatives - lynnw@uwpc.org