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Chapter President: Linda Shinogle
Phone: 316-461-5951

The NAPW Mission

                                    National Association of Professional Women
NAPW defines success as "owning your own power." As the largest, most-recognized networking organization of professional women in the country, spanning virtually every industry and profession, the National Association of Professional Women (NAPW) is a powerfully vibrant networking community with over 600,000 members and nearly 300 Local Chapters. NAPW members have diverse backgrounds, beliefs, perspectives and lifestyles with one common bond – their ability to succeed.  NAPW's mission is to provide an exclusive, highly advanced networking forum to successful women executives, professionals and entrepreneurs where they can aspire, connect and achieve. Through innovative resources, unique tools and progressive benefits, professional women interact, exchange ideas, advance their knowledge and empower each other.

The Wichita, KS Chapter is a proud supporter of The NAPW Foundation, supporting its 4 philanthropic partners:

Girls Inc.
American Heart Association
Breast Cancer Research Foundation
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Welcome to the Wichita Local Chapter Page!
 I am President for the Wichita Chapter and I am working with a new board that have brought some exciting ideas for our chapter that we have already began to put in place. I encourage you to come join us and become an active member in our NAPW chapter.

Wichita Local Chapter President NAPW

Chapter Officers:
President:  Linda Shinogle, Sales Director of Mary Kay Cosmetics -
Vice President: Jennifer (Jenny) Grant, Owner/Massage Therapist of Balance and Harmony Therapeutic Massage;
Secretary: Alanna Felkins, Human Resources Manager;
Treasurer: Melissa Wright, International Freight Coordinator, Invista,
Philanthropic Promoter:  Anna Thomas, Vocational Rehabilitation Specialist, Department of Veterans Affairs;

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Wichita KS November Thanksgiving Event

Wichita KS NAPW Chapter adopted a Veteran's Family for one of our November Thanksgiving projects. Anna Thomas,our philanthropic officer, employed by the Veteran's Administration selected the family and organized the donations for red, white and blue baskets of food items for a well-deserving family. The officers of the NAPW chapter presented the family the donations on Monday November 24th. Read More


The Wichita Chapter of NAPW (National Association of Professional Women) is honoring a veteran’s family by providing a Thanksgiving basket for a holiday meal. Through a selection process, Anna Thomas our Philanthropic Promoter nominated the family of Jeffery Davis, an honorably discharged United States Navy Veteran. As the breadwinner of his family, Jeffery supports a loving family of six. When speaking with Jeff and Joann his wife, they expressed their gratitude for this upcoming gift of food f... Read More


Christmas Party Tuesday 12-2 7-8:30pm

Our Tuesday December 2nd our Chapter will be having our Christmas Party $10/person at Avita Senior Living at Rolling Hills, 609 S. Maize COURT from 7-8:30pm. RSVP by sending a $10/per person check made out to Avita, mail it to Alanna Felkins at 11703 W Delano St., Wichita, KS 67212 to be received by November 29th. There will be heavy appetizers and a cash bar. There will be a gift exchange. Bring a wrapped gift with a cost of up to $20 to exchange if you want to participate. Dorothy Elder wil... Read More


Attitude of Gratitude

Wichita Chapter Monthly NAPW Meeting When: Tuesday November 4, 2014 Where: Park West Retirement Community 505 N Maize Road, Wichita, KS Time: 7:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. RSVP for dinner to Alanna due Nov 3 – Theme: Thanksgiving We are adopting a Veteran's family for Thanksgiving Speaker: Pamaline King Burns Read More


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Please Participate in our Nationwide NAPW Charitable Act by Dec. 31st

What can almost 500,000 NAPW Sisters nationwide do together this Holiday Season?  Send a free e-letter to help move a Workplace Bill forward!     Get Chapter credit for this charitable act! Send  this to your chapter members for them to participate by December 31st and your chapter will be able to add this Act to its list of NAPW Charitable Acts performed in the month of December.   The Healthy Workplace Bill    Today, in the U. S., workplace ... Read More


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Guest speaker for April 1st meeting

Christine Shilling from Balance and Harmony Therapeutic Massage will be talking about Kineso taping.  This is a new emergent way to take care of your body.  Come find join us and find out what this is all about.  Meeting at 7:30 p.m. at Green Mill Restaurant.  Read More

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