WID-TVC exists to provide women a supportive environment for professional growth and career development in the defense community.
An influential organization of women forging relationships and impacting the defense community
We provide women opportunities to become engaged in a diverse national security community and gain the knowledge, leadership skills and strategic connections through education, mentorship, and networking.
Tennessee Valley Chapter Goals
Build an engaged membership
Host events that promote our mission
Develop a vibrant, sustainable chapter
Cultivate an awareness of Women in Defense
Support the future of the defense community
The Tennessee Valley Chapter became the fourth Women in Defense (WID) chapter on March 31, 2003. We intend to become one of the largest and most vibrant chapters in WID! Questions? Please call Allison Rhen at 256-614-9404.
2018 – 2019 WID-TVC Board
|Secretary||Erica Ellis||MTA, Inc.||firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Treasurer||Sandy Edwards||S&B Financial Consultants||SandyEdwards@comcast.net|
|Programs||Sara Darroch||Mission Essentialemail@example.com|
|Communications||Elizabeth Griffith||BID Commsfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|STEMi||Debbie Fraley||Quantum Research||DFraley@quantum-intl.com|
|Awards/Scholarships||Melanie Newton||Tripoint Solutionsemail@example.com|
|External Relations||Sarah Smith||Morgan Stanleyfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|Membership||Allison Rhen||MJLM Engineering & Technical Servicesemail@example.com|
|Mentorship||Sherrie Nash||JBS Solutions, Inc.||firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Director at Large||Leigh Christian||Plans to Prosper Consultingemail@example.com|
|Director at Large||Kathleen Smallwood||Army Acquisition Center