Women’s Leadership Network


UCA Women’s Leadership Network is a network created for women, by women, to support women who are seasoned or aspirant leaders in the home, at work or in the community. The purpose of the network is to provide opportunities for women to connect from various backgrounds in Conway and surrounding areas.




Mentorship Program

Book Club

Shelley Mehl Empowerment Award 2020

The Shelley Mehl Empowerment Award recognizes an individual woman or organization who is a champion for women’s empowerment.  Women’s Leadership Network is now accepting nominations until Friday, August 1st at 4:30 pm. Click here to nominate someone today! The winner will be announced at the WLN Kick-Off Celebration.

2019 Winners

Carol Crews, Twentieth Judicial Prosecuting Attorney
Amber DiPersia and Jennifer Cale, UCA Student Government

Helpful Resources
Leading from where you are, Presented by Shawanna Rodgers – January 23, 2018
Mindfulness and other daily practices, Presented by Dr. Julia Winden-Fey – January 23, 2018
Imposter Syndrome, Presented by LaKisha M. Johnson, M.A. – October 18, 2018
Difficult Conversations, Presented by Dr. Amy Hawkins – October 18, 2018
Nurturing and Self-Care, Presented by Dr. Angela Webster – October 18, 2018
Women’s Leadership Network at UCA is proud to collaborate with and support other women’s groups. For more information, please contact Dr. Shaneil Ealy, Associate Vice President of UCA Outreach & Community Engagement, at sealy@uca.edu or 501-450-5261.