Women in Leadership
About The Show
Women in Leadership showcases the dynamic talent of three Michiana women. Whether they are pioneers in their industry or leaders in their community, this show demonstrates their triumphs and struggles while showing just how amazing the women in our community are.
Their interwoven stories will showcase the triumphs and struggles that each woman has faced, as well as how technology and society has changed their industries over the years. With eight episodes planned for the next two years, “Women in Leadership” will allow viewers to experience the contributions of local women in a variety of fields such as entrepreneurship, agriculture, technology, and more.
Airs June 29th, 2022 at 7:30 pm on 34.1, re-airs June 30th, 2022 on 34.2 at 8:30
The sixth installment of Women in Leadership highlights three female atheletes/coaches who are making a difference in their communities.
- Amanda Bender- Athletic Manager at City of South Bend & Referee
- Jill DeLucia- Michiana Rowing Club
- Jennifer Reyes- Assistant Soccer Coach, Goshen College
Airs March 30, 2022 at 7:30 pm on 34.1, re-airs March 31st, 2022 on 34.2 at 8:30
The fifth installment of Women in Leadership highlights the brave and selfless work of three female first responders who are making a difference in their communities.
- Victoria Armstrong, Firefighter, Michigan City Fire Department
- Martha Velez, EMT, Southwestern Michigan Community Ambulance Service
- Jillian Ashley, Assistant Chief, Michigan City Police Department
Airs December 22, 2021 at 7:30 pm on 34.1, re-airs December 23, 2021 on 34.2
The fourth installment of Women in Leadership focuses on women involved in the building trades field who work towards breaking the barriers and presenting opportunities in this non-traditional career. PBS Michiana is proud to help tell their stories.
- Sally Barber
- Joally Figueroa
- Liz Repetsky
Airs on On Wednesday, September 29th 2021 at 7:30pm on 34.1
Women in Leadership's third episode showcases three incredible women in the Education field who are making long-lasting and wide-reaching impacts by serving students whose needs aren't met with traditional teaching methods. WNIT is honored to share their stories.
- Amanda Russell
- Samantha Shank
- Dalila Huerta
Airs on On June 30, 2021 at 7:30pm (re-air July 1 at 8:30pm on 34.2)
The second installment of Women in Leadership focuses on women involved in the legal field and who work towards making positive and lasting changes in the Michiana area. PBS Michiana is proud to help tell their stories.
- Jeanne Jourdan
- Karrah Herring
- Aladean DeRose
Airs on On March 4, 2021 at 7:30pm (re-air March 21 at 6pm)
The first episode of Women in Leadership focuses on Entrepreneurs in Michiana. All three of the women featured saw a problem and were able to use their unique perspectives and experiences to create solutions. WNIT is proud to help tell their stories.
Airs on On March 4 at 7:30pm (re-air March 21 at 6pm)
- Suzy Vance - Artist and Life Coach
- Kathy Burnette - Owner, The Brain Lair
- Anna Haldewang - Founder and CEO, InsightTRAC