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BENEFIT from the collective knowledge and expertise among the women leaders in your community
Membership benefits include:

  • Connect with fellow women leaders through monthly, small, intimate group meetings of like-minded leaders exploring leadership-related topics and personal challenges
  • Gain knowledge from women leaders across the globe at ATHENA International events
  • Enhance and extend your leadership skills through mentoring others
  • Opportunity to address issues that directly affect and benefit women in our community.
  • Discounted rates on monthly lunch meetings
  • Autographed Becoming ATHENA book by Martha Mayhood Mertz
  • Opportunity to share lessons learned on the Athena website
  • Ability to stay connected with other members through our membership directory

All guests are welcome to attend up to 2 Emerging ATHENA meetings at the guest rate before becoming a member of ATHENA Valley of the Sun.

Which membership is right for you?

Emerging ATHENA -For those who are the owner of a small business or wish to grow their leadership potential through community involvement, service on non-profit boards or action committees and leadership within service organizations, church groups or student organizations.

Emerging ATHENA meetings will be held on a monthly basis (except in July)

1 year membership $200

Being ATHENA – For those who are at the manager or director level in for-profit organizations or an Executive Director of a non-profit or those responsible for a product/service line of the business including budget and employee supervision.

Being ATHENA meetings will be held quarterly, where you will dive deeper into the ATHENA principles and apply them to current work related issues that are directly affecting you as a leader. These meetings will give you the opportunity to have meaningful conversations with women leaders in similar roles and situations as you. Being members also can attend Emerging ATHENA meetings at any time and must attend 1 Emerging ATHENA event per year.

1 year membership $350

Be ATHENA – For Senior Executives/C-suite of an organization with over $10M revenue and 300 employees. President of large public organization, or serving on a for-profit board of directors.

Be ATHENA meetings will be held quarterly, where you will dive deeper into the ATHENA principles and apply them to current work related issues that are directly affecting you as a leader. These meetings will give you the opportunity to have meaningful conversations with women leaders in similar roles and situations as you. Be members also can attend Emerging ATHENA meetings at any time and must attend 1 Emerging ATHENA event and 1 Being ATHENA event per year.

1 year membership is $500

ATHENA Leadership Certificate and Membership – Leadership Certificate offered in partnership with ATHENA International and Acacia University.

Includes:

  • Basic membership in ATHENA Valley of the Sun
  • Attendance to all six monthly meetings: September 7, October, November, January, Feb, and April
  • Attendance to the ATHENA HAIL Award event with reserved seating for those completing the Certificate Program.
  • Recognition in the program and during the Award event on March 8, 2018
  • Monthly Zoom meeting with all participants to cover content.
  • 3 individual coaching sessions for 1 hour each.
  • Certificate of completion from Acacia University as completing the ATHENA Leadership certificate program.
  • Content:  a deep dive into the ATHENA Leadership Principles to include coaching on how to enhance your strenghts, face leadership challenges and master your leadership capacity.

Cost: $600 (a $1000.00 value proposition)

This offer is good only until Sept. 1 2017 as the course work will begin with our Sept. 7th monthly meeting. Additional cohorts will be offered in the future.

Student Membership

To help develop future women leaders, we are offering a student membership.  Students must include University and Student ID

1 year membership is $65

Affiliate Membership –

To promote sisterhood and support our fellow woman leaders, ATHENA Valley of the Sun will be offering affiliate membership.  To register, obtain ATHENA Valley of the Suns code from your affiliate organization.

Qualified Affiliate List:

1 year membership is $100

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