WLI is Developing a Program With a Lasting Impact

by Darcy Paape, WLI Director September 12, 2019 Over the past year, the Women’s Leadership Institute (WLI) has taken a step back to think deeply about their purpose and strategy. We know that WLI is intergenerational and that mentoring is a tool we can activate to foster growth in ourselves…

Moving the Mission Forward – Director Letter, Spring 2019

Dear friends of WLI, Have you needed courage as you have walked forward into leadership? I know I need it every day. My love for Jesus and desire to tell His story is the very stuff that energizes me. But, leading . . . that does not come as easily.…

WLI Uses Feedback to Design New Programs

By Nicole Muth, Online Academy Director March 21, 2019 The Women’s Leadership Institute conducted a large scale survey of Concordia University Wisconsin and Ann Arbor alumni, students, and other women affiliated with WLI to inform WLI programming. Over eight hundred people participated in the survey, which sought input on topics,…

2018 Streufert Award Nominees

The Women's Leadership is blessed to recognize fourteen of this year's Donna J. Streufert Women's Leadership award nominees in chapel this morning. What an amazing bunch of talented servant leaders. Thank you for letting your light shine in amazing ways, we are cheering you on to even greater feats. Christina…

Meet Christina Erdmann, 2018 Streufert Award Recipient

The Board of Directors of WLI proudly introduce the 2018 recipient of the Dr. Donna J. Streufert Leadership Award, Christina Erdmann. The Streufert Award recognizes one or more female students at Concordia University Wisconsin (CUW) and Concordia University Ann Arbor (CUAA) whom have demonstrated exceptional and/or unusual servant leadership as…

Meet Katelyn Schneider, 2017 Streufert Award Recipient

The Board of Directors of WLI proudly introduce the 2017 recipient of the Dr. Donna J. Streufert Leadership Award, Katelyn Schneider. The Streufert Award recognizes one or more female students at Concordia University Wisconsin (CUW) and Concordia University Ann Arbor (CUAA) whom have demonstrated exceptional and/or unusual servant leadership as…

Meet Brianna Neumeyer, 2016 Streufert Award Recipient

The Board of Directors of WLI proudly introduce the 2016 recipient of the Dr. Donna J. Streufert Leadership Award, Brianna Neumeyer. The Streufert Award recognizes one or more female students at Concordia University Wisconsin (CUW) and Concordia University Ann Arbor (CUAA) whom have demonstrated exceptional and/or unusual servant leadership as demonstrated…

WLI Spring 2016 Newsletter

Save the Date! Purpose, Passion and Joyful Generosity – Friday, June 10 Concordia University Wisconsin: Center of Environmental Stewardship 12800 N. Lake Shore Drive, Mequon, WI 53097 Check out the latest news from the Women’s Leadership Institute: WLI Spring 2016 Newsletter

Meet Kristen Struyk, 2015 Streufert Award Recipient

Strength of character, compassion and determination. These qualities impressed WLI’s selection committee and led them to select Concordia University Wisconsin student, Kristen Struyk, as the 2015 recipient of the Donna J. Streufert Women’s Leadership Award. The award and a cash scholarship benefit young women in recognition of dedicated and innovative…