Women’s Professional Network is a welcoming group of business women who support, empower and advocate for each other and their community.
Join us the last Thursday of the month from 7 - 9 AM at the Four Points by Sheraton


Monthly Breakfast - WPN Annual Speakers Panel – Women in Male-Dominated Industries

September 27th - 7AM - 9AM
$20 with RSVP (recommended) / $25 at the door
Celebrating Women’s Empowerment, Women's Professional Network has chosen four community leaders for our WPN Annual Speakers Panel "Women in Male-Dominated Industries”. This year our panel will feature:

Cathy Watson,  former NASA Aerospace Engineer and Ferndale City Council Member - Before moving to Ferndale in December 2007, Cathy worked for NASA for 16 years. In her last NASA position, she led teams of engineers, technicians, and scientists designing space shuttle and space station experiments to study astronauts' physical and mental health during long-duration spaceflights.
 Amanda Cecotti, Birch Equipment Facility Manager – Anacortes - With over 16 years of experience in the construction equipment industry; Amanda’s team provides primary on-site contact with heavy industrial and manufacturing facilities, government bases and commercial building sites for equipment rental, procurement, mobilization and jobsite safety and supplies.
Judi Edwards, Bellingham Cold Storage IT Manager - With over 5 years leading the Information Technology Department at Bellingham Cold Storage, Judi has extensive experience in the technology industry. Before Bellingham Cold Storage, Judi held leadership roles in research data analysis in an agricultural research firm and later on in a nationwide trucking company.
Julie Shirley, Executive Director at The Bellingham Herald - Julie's journalism career started in The Anaheim Bulletin and continued at The Tribune in Fort Pierce, FL, The Appeal Democrat and the Dessert Sun in Palm Springs, CA. Julie moved to Bellingham in 2003 where she took over the Executive Director role at the Bellingham Herald. 
Regardless of what stage you’re at in your career or business, you will feel empowered by these carefully selected panelists, women leaders who will share how to play on YOUR strengths, how to excel in a male-dominated workplace and how to become a leader.
Event sponsored by Bliss and Dan Goldstein at Windermere Real Estate

Fall Social

Please join us for the WPN Fall Networking Social Wednesday September 19th from 5:30pm ‘til 7:30pm in the lobby of SpringHill Suites by Marriott Bellingham for nummy appetizers and some fantastically fun Pop-up Shops. Live music will be provided by Clara Ray Elliott.  She is a new up and coming talented artist here in Bellingham with an outstanding voice. Check her out on YouTube or Facebook.
Join some of the most amazing businesswomen to sip, shop, sing and socialize!  Bring a friend, after all this event is FREE to attend.


The WPN meets monthly, over breakfast, to network and to learn from our powerful, dynamic speakers. Our members benefit from a variety of opportunities to promote their businesses with other professional women in a warm, welcoming atmosphere.
Since 1992, the Women's Professional Network has provided a welcoming environment for professional women to build relationships, promote their businesses and connect with the community. You’re invited to learn, to grow, to share in the Women’s Professional Network. Grab a cup of coffee, discover more about WPN, and make plans to join us at our next breakfast networking meeting!

Meeting Location Info: The Four Points by Sheraton
7 – 9 AM
Last Thursday of the Month    
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