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.


Brenda Spychalla

Sandee Seiberlich

Executive Team

Edward Hoover

Rob Kohlhepp

Sandee Seiberlich

Brenda Spychalla

Annette Stratman-Durrer

Jennifer Sutherland

Sara Tate



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