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About US

The DoD Senior Professional Women’s Association (SPWA) objectives are to expand opportunities for professional development, training and education for all DoD employees and to increase the number of women in mid- and senior-level positions in the DoD.

Board Members

Our board consists of volunteers and is supported by committees. We hope you'll consider joining our efforts.


Professional development and and networking events are held in and around the Washington, D.C. area.


SPWA is governed and organized according to our constitution.


SPWA has historically awarded Excellence in Leadership and is launching several new awards in 2018.