Gustavus Women in Leadership
Welcome to the Gustavus Women in Leadership blog! We’re glad you dropped by and hope that you will join in the conversation. We encourage your comments and ideas as we discuss any and all issues related to women in the workplace.
Mark your calendars! The GWIL Spring Conference “Leadership for the Greater Good: How Talented Women Thrive” will be on April 10, 2014!
Kathi Tunheim worked for 26 years in various roles in the business community in the Twin Cities. Republic Airlines, Northwest Airlines, Carlson Companies and American Express Financial Advisors kept her busy usually in an executive leadership role in the Human Resources or Marketing Department. Kathi also founded Tunheim Leadership Group, a consulting firm where she […]
VP of Finance, GWIL Hometown: Eden Prairie, Minnesota Major: Public Accounting, Studio Art Minor Also Involved in: Women’s Hockey, Gustavus Mentoring Program, Accounting Club Why did you decide to get involved in GWIL? I joined GWIL to learn how best to become a successful woman in the business world. GWIL has helped me build a […]
Co-Conference Chair, GWIL Hometown: Maple Grove, Minnesota Major: Business Management, Scandinavian Studies Minor Also Involved in: Ambassadors, Gustavus Mentoring Program What do you think other women should know about GWIL? GWIL is an incredible way to connect with alumnae and learn from their experiences that have brought them to where they are today. What are […]
VP of Marketing, GWIL Hometown: Deephaven, Minnesota Major: Communication Studies, Film Studies Minor Also Involved in: Women’s Hockey, Gustie Greeters, Gustavus Mentoring Program, GAC TV How has GWIL helped you during your time at Gustavus? I am so grateful for the opportunities GWIL has given me for personal and professional growth. My LinkedIn profile went […]
Co-VP of Business Education, GWIL Hometown: Chanhassen, Minnesota Major: Business Management and Communication Studies Also Involved in: Big Partner Little Partner, Intramural Sports, Proclaim, Communications Club Why did you decide to get involved in GWIL? I was very involved with a business program in my high school called DECA and when I came to Gustavus […]
President, GWIL Hometown: Henderson, Minnesota Major: Management and Communication Studies Also Involved in: Women’s Basketball, SAAC, Gustavus Mentoring Program How has GWIL helped you during your time at Gustavus? GWIL has most importantly allowed me the opportunity to network with so many successful Gustavus Alumnae. Connecting with them and getting their advice has been so […]
President, GWIL Hometown: Rogers, Minnesota Major: Psychology Major, Management, Religion Minor Also Involved in: Mission Chair of Colleges Against Cancer, Big Partner Little Partner, Weather & Climate TA, ESL Tutor at Lincoln Community Center in Mankato Why is GWIL beneficial for Gustavus Women? GWIL is beneficial to Gustavus women because it focuses on the skills that […]
VP of Communications and Public Relations, GWIL Hometown: Prior Lake, Minnesota Major: Business Management Also Involved in: Tau Mu Tau Sorority, Gusties in Ongoing Leadership Development, Gustavus Mentoring Program What have you enjoyed most about being in GWIL? So far this year, I have enjoyed being apart of the GWIL Executive Board. I get to work […]
President, GWIL Hometown: Buffalo, Minnesota Major: Communication Studies, Management Minor Also Involved in: Communication Studies Club President, Vice President of the Tau Mu Tau Sorority, Big Partner Little Partner Why did you get involved in GWIL? Other women in the Gustavus community whom I looked up to were GWIL members, and I knew that if they […]