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Women Rising Leadership Academy

The Women Rising Leadership Academy is a professional development program that explores the issue of the under representation of women in organizational leadership. The program offers creative & practical solutions to help young women overcome the barriers to advancement they are likely to face in their careers.

ELIGIBILITY: Open to women college age and women early in their career.

Membership with the Brea Chamber of Commerce is not required to participate in this program.

Space is limited. Apply today!

Welcome to the Women Rising Leadership Academy.

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Academy Includes

  • Seven intensive workshops
  • Five one-on-one coaching sessions
  • A follow-on support group for graduates entering their career
  • Access to professional jobs and opportunities with Brea businesses
  • Bonus sessions on resume writing, interviewing and networking

Workshop Topics Include

Seven Intensive Workshops + Orientation

  1. Orientation: Women's Workplace Issues
  2. Women in Leadership Panel
  3. Developing Executive Presence
  4. Salary Negotiation
  5. How to Increase Your Influence 
  6. Communication Differences between men and women & how to bridge the gap
  7. Alumni Panel - successes and learning lessons from Academy graduates
  8. Workplace 101 - the unwritten rules of workplace success

Thank you to our funders!


Apply Today!

The Women Rising Leadership Academy is currently accepting applicants for the 2022-2023 program.

All application materials must be submitted by Friday, October 7, 2022.

Thank you for your interest in the Women Rising Leadership Academy.

Accepted applicants will be notified by Friday, October 14, 2022.

We look forward to viewing your application.



For general inquires, questions about the program, or sponsorship opportunities, contact:

Amanda Armstrong | amanda@breachamber.com | (714) 529-3660