University of Wisconsin–Madison

UW Women in IT (UW-WIT)

UW-WIT is a campus organization, supported by the Office of the CIO, dedicated to developing strategies to improve the recruitment, retention and advancement of women working in IT on campus.

The 300+ member organization holds regular educational and networking events open to all members of campus, often partnering with organizations with similar missions to create the best  possible workforce.

Join the UW-WIT mailing list, or check out the UW-Madison event calendar to find UW-WIT events.

Executive Team

  • Edward Hoover
  • Rob Kohlhepp
  • Sandee Seiberlich
  • Brenda Spychalla
  • Annette Stratman-Durrer
  • Jennifer Sutherland
  • Sara Tate-Pederson


UW-WIT events are often enhanced by help with publicity and co-sponsorship of our generous partners, including but not limited to:

WACM (ACM’s Women in Computing at UW-Madison)

WISELI (Women in Science & Engineering Leadership Institute)

UW-Madison Women & Leadership -Coffee & Conversation

Annual Report

UW-WIT 2014-2015 Annual Report

Event Resources

Onboarding and Retention Table Exercises


Sandee Seiberlich