​Women’s Professional Network is a welcoming group of business women who support, empower and advocate for each other and their community.

WPN Welcomes You! 

​WPN meets monthly over breakfast to network 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!

​Upcoming Events

Breakfast Sponsored by: ​

​September 26th
7 - 9AM
Northwood Hall ​

Jan Higman
Executive Director of Dementia Support Northwest.

Title of Presentation: The Balancing Act: Caring for Your Family and a Parent with Dementia at the Same Time. Learn about:

  • Warning Signs of Dementia
  • Getting your whole family involved
  • Useful tips on how to take care of yourself while caring for others

​Jan graduated from Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania with both a Bachelor of Science degree in Secondary Education and a Bachelor of Arts degree in History. She spent the majority of her career working within the aluminum industry at numerous locations around the United States, introducing lean manufacturing into the smelting process and then later in management of Carbon Plant facilities within the smelter. Jan had the opportunity to help restart capacity at the Alcoa Intalco facility in Ferndale and in 2007 relocated to Whatcom County.
In 2016, Jan was presented with the opportunity to become the Executive Director of the Alzheimer Society of Washington. Jan gladly accepted the challenge of growing the non-profit organization and has doubled the amount of outreach and support offered in her nearly 3 year tender and has also ushered in a new era under the name Dementia Support Northwest.

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