Chapter Initiatives


The WEN Greater Pittsburgh Chapter is keen on supporting the community as well as the emerging generation of young women interested in careers in the energy industry.

Young Women Energized

The Greater Pittsburgh Chapter has made a robust commitment to Young Women Energized, with chapter members mentoring students at four colleges and universities in the region: Indiana University of Pennsylvania, Allegheny College, West Virginia University and Pennsylvania State University.

Strong Women, Strong Girls

WEN Greater Pittsburgh has made a robust commitment to Strong Women, Strong Girls (SWSG), an organization that was founded in Boston and expanded to Pittsburgh in 2006.  The mission of SWSG is to empower girls to imagine a broader future by providing strong female role models through its multi-generational mentorship programming.  WEN Greater Pittsburgh is thrilled to support the mission of SWSG as it shapes the lives of young girls and women in the community!

Annual Sporting Clays Event

This event brings together women in all energy sectors and give them the opportunity to learn the sport of sporting clays in a comfortable, stress-free environment from Certified Sporting Clays Instructors.

Networking Gala – Boots and Ball Gowns

An evening of networking, dancing and giving back to the community – all in celebration of WEN’s remarkable accomplishments both nationally and regionally, since establishing the Greater Pittsburgh Chapter.

Mentoring Program

WEN’s mentoring program provides women at all levels in their career an opportunity to get personal interaction with peers and seasoned professionals.

Members-Only Networking Events

Chapter luncheon and happy hour networking events are held regularly throughout the year and allow you to meet other professional members representing a range of fields within the industry.
  • Monthly Luncheons
  • Members-only Network Events (wine tasting, fashion shows)
  • Happy Hours
  • Socials

Expert Speaker Engagements

As a well-established and growing professional organization chaired by women in the field, WEN attracts the kind of speakers that give members insight to relevant and timely industry topics.
  • Monthly Luncheon Speakers
  • Webinars and Podcasts on Enhancing your Career
  • Leadership Series & Career Advancement Seminars
  • WEN Educational Conference