Be a WLC Partner!

Join us for the annual Women’s Leadership Conference as an Organizational Partner (Sponsor Role) or lend your voice as a Speaker/Panelist.*


Produced by the City Of West Hollywood

Organization Partner Benefits include:

  • 4 (Four) Complimentary Conference Passes
  • Free Parking at the Conference
  • Table Sponsor Signage at the Keynote Luncheon
  • Acknowledgement at Conference Events
  • Acknowledgement in Conference Promotional Materials
  • Recognition by the West Hollywood City Council for your Participation


WLC Speakers, Panels & Workshops:

Past Speakers Include (Previous Speakers can be found 2016 here and 2017 here):

  • Geena Davis, Founder and Chair, Geena Davis Institute on Gender in Media
  • Mallika Chopra, Author and Founder and CEO of
  • Agape Stassinopoulos, Author, Unbinding the Heart
  • The Honorable Sheila Kuehl
  • Sandra Fluke, Lawyer and Social Justice Activist
  • Kirby Dick & Amy Ziering, Producers and Director, The Invisible War and The Hunting Ground
  • The Honorable Judy Chu, U.S. Representative
  • The Honorable Fran Pavley, CA State Senate
  • Natalie Mains, Dixie Chicks
  • Jane Lynch, Actress/Producer
  • Christine Essel, CEO, The Community Redevelopment Agency of the City of Los Angeles
  • Madeline DiNonno, Geena Davis Institute on Gender in Media
  • Maria Hall-Brown, PBS SoCal
  • Jess Weiner, Author and Global Ambassador for the Dove Self-Esteem Fund
  • Jodie Evans, Code Pink
  • Dr. Cheryl Saban, Founder of the Women’s Self-Worth Foundation & Author
  • Marie Da Silva, Founder of the Jacaranda Foundation & 2008 CNN Local Hero
  • Sharon Davis, Former 1st Lady of California
  • Tova Bonem, LA Confidential
  • Sandy Banks, Journalist, The Los Angeles Times
  • Bonnie Abaunza, Vice President, Remote Control Charitable Foundation & Human Rights Activist
  • Cecilia Peck, Academy Award-winning Filmmaker
  • Barbara Kopple, Filmmaker
  • Lisa Pinto, Regional Director, Office of Representative Henry A. Waxman
  • Rachel Michelin, Executive Director, California Women Lead
  • Katie Buckland, Former Executive Director, California Women’s Law Center
  • Angela Robinson; Director; The L Word
  • Robyn Ritter Simon, National Women’s Political Caucus
  • Kay Buck, Executive Director, Coalition Against Slavery & Trafficking Inc.
  • Cecilia Moreno, Publisher, Genlux Magazine
  • Lorna Chiu, Doctors Without Borders
  • Sue Dunlap, CEO, Planned Parenthood Los Angeles
  • Abby J. Leibman, President/CEO, MANZON: A Jewish Response to Hunger
  • Bonnie Bruckheimer, Film & Television Producer & Women’s Media Advocate
  • Monica Dodi, Co-Founder and Managing Director, The Women’s Venture Capital Fund
  • Lisa Gates, Founder, Trainer and Coach, She Negotiates
  • Go to 2016 Speakers
  • Go to 2017 Speakers
*Applications Posting Spring 2019