Join Athena and Activate
Your Leadership Journey

Athena is a women's advocacy organization that fast tracks women in STEM through leadership development.  In transforming women into corporate leaders, the goal is to widen the bridge to empower one million women working in STEM by 2030. Its 25 year history of advancing women in one of the nation's leading STEM hubs marks Athena as a premier women's empowerment advocate.​

Member Experience

  • Support Athena’s mission to advance more professional women in STEM 

  • Gain visibility inside Athena’s business network through its 5,000+ STEM stakeholder and member portfolio 

  • Advance your STEM career goals through 50+ local and state leadership development programs

  • Drive your business development strategy through cross-sector networking and mentoring initiatives

  • Elevate your leadership brand and become eligible to serve on one of Athena’s committees that promote confidence, career, and community 

  • Join Athena and the United Nations Global Compact to achieve workforce gender equality 

  • Gain access to women in STEM benchmarking reports and white papers

  • Keep informed with weekly newsletters, social media campaigns, vlogs, blogs, and market research publications

  • Give back where it counts through mentoring

Member Benefits  


  • Join 50+ Annual Leadership Development Programs to accelerate your career journey 

  • Access networking opportunities through Athena’s membership directory to advance your business and career goals 

  • Join one of Athena’s Program Committees to broaden your collaboration skills

  • Join a FEW Group to access your dedicated personal board of directors and peer-to-peer mentoring group 

  • Become a speaker at Athena events and conferences to build your visibility and confidence 

  • Publish your profile on Athena’s Speakers Directory to market your public speaking interest and thought leadership

  • Access Athena’s Blueprint for Success Podcast to draw inspiration from other successful STEM leaders 

  • Gain access to Athena’s Program Videos On-Demand to watch events you missed or wish to see again

  • Shop Athena’s STEM Jobs Board to source STEM career opportunities 



Athena’s annual membership offers two categories for those working in the STEM sector

EXECUTIVE for executives at the director level or above @ $275

MEMBER for all other aspiring leaders holding positions below director @ $110.

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