Mission Statement:

To advance a culture of gender equity and inclusivity.

Vision Statement

To build a kind and supportive environment for working and learning.


Advocacy, Education, Mentoring, Research

Upcoming Events

“Women at Work” A Speakers Series of women sharing their journeys with faculty, staff, and students. Featured: Non-profit professional, Entertainment Business professional, Political Office holder, and more!

TED Women — coming to Bergen — Nov. 1 — all day streaming of women sharing original ideas!

Oct. 12, 2022
11:00 – 12:15
Room C-313
Brittney Coleman
Amanda Kulesza
Ever wonder what it’s like to be a U.S. Marine? As a woman? Brittany Coleman can tell you. Join Brittany as she is interviewed by fellow student, VP of Student Govt Assoc, Amanda Kulesza on what it was like to serve her country and how she is making her dream of becoming a doctor a reality.

Oct. 24, 2022
11:00 – 12:15
Room C-313
Sandra Timmons
A self-proclaimed “reluctant leader,” Ms. Timmons has worked in the non-profit sector helping underserved youth gain access to education. She is now Sr. Advisor for the Steve Fund, a leading organization supporting the mental health and well-being of young people of color.

Oct. 31, 2022
11:00 – 12:15
Room C-313
Anna Krizin
In a field once considered “men” only, Anna climbed the ladder—literally and figuratively in the field of construction. Having worked 20 plus years in the Architecture, Engineering and Construction industries, Anna will share her unique perspective of what it’s like working and succeeding in a male dominated workplace.

Nov. 9, 2022
11:00 – 12:15
Room C-313
Dr. Billie Streets
What was it like to be a Sr. Vice President at Madison Square Garden Co? Dr. Billie Streets discusses her career, plus the new direction she’s taking as the founder of Legacy of Grace Collective, an organization dedicated to creating and fostering conversations around race and forgiveness.

Past Events

WAC Workshop Nov. 8 on Avoiding Burnout with Katie Quick


For more information about the Women’s Advisory Committee, please email womensadvisorycommittee@bergen.edu

Founding Members

Dr. Pamela Haji, Chair
Dr. Christine Eubank
Dr. Maria Makowiecka
Lisa Mayer, Esq.
Dr. Annemarie Roscello
Dr. Lou Ethel Rolliston
Dr. Emily Vandalovsky

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