Leadership and Professional Development Committee


The mission of the CREW Leadership and Professional Development Committee is to encourage CREW Chicago Members to converse and connect with the goal of developing their capabilities as confident leaders, change agents, and fulfilled, effective professionals. We will carry out this mission in a collegial, supportive environment that encourages openness, respecting the integrity of each CREW Chicago member.

2018 Leadership & Professional Development Forum Series

Theme: The Innovative Leader


Special Event: Gender Bias Workshop - February 6, 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
Program #1: Creating a Culture of Engagement- April 10, 4:45 pm - 7:15 pm
Program #2: Creating an Innovative Learning Environment - June 12, 4:45 pm - 7:15 pm
CREW Chicago Book Group: Originals, by Adam Grant - August 16, 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Program #3: Leveraging Diversity - September 25, 4:45 pm - 7:15 pm
Program #4: Encouraging and Rewarding Risk - November 11, 4:45 pm - 7:15 pm


Leadership Toolkit

Find more leadership and professional development resources in the Leadership Toolkit.  This members-only library includes materials and recaps from past events as well as recommended Ted Talks, books, and other resources.


Janet Johnson
Schiff Hardin LLP
(312) 258-5658


Heather Gleason
BKV Group
(312) 632-0796