• University of Pittsburgh



    We are a social, professional, and community service-based organization in the College of Business Administration at the University of Pittsburgh. Our focus is the development of young women as aspiring business professionals. 

    Our Mission

    Women in Business facilitates the professional growth and development of women within the University of Pittsburgh. Our goal is to empower and cultivate young women into excellent business leaders by providing them with the necessary knowledge and skills to be successful in the global business arena. We are committed to shaping young women into successful business leaders by fostering an environment of continuous growth and excellence, and developing a network of business professionals at the University of Pittsburgh.


    Our organization is comprised of highly motivated young women interested in building on their professional skills, expanding their professional and social networks, and giving back to the community. Our members are primarily focused in the area of business, but we welcome students of all majors and hope to see a growth in non-business major attendance. 


    Kick-Off GBM

    Sunday, January 14th from 7-8pm in 2400 Sennott Square

    Women in Business will be holding its kick-off meeting for 2018! Come to learn more about the club, meet the executive board, and eat free pizza! All are welcome so bring your friends.

    Hot Chocolate Bar

    Tuesday, January 16th from 8-9:30pm in 207 Lawrence Hall

    Come meet the executive board, other members, and learn a bit more about WiB as you sip hot chocolate and eat yummy desserts! This counts as a social point, and all are welcome so bring your friends.

    Mocktails and Mingle

    Thursday, January 18th from 8-9:30pm in 207 Lawrence Hall

    Come meet the executive board and members and learn a bit more about WiB at our annual Mocktails and Mingle event! All are welcome so bring your friends, and check off a social point!

    New Year, New Resume

    Sunday, January 21st from 6-7pm in 2400 Sennott Square

    Come get your resumes reviewed by faculty and advanced executive board members to prepare for those upcoming interviews! We will also be doing Linked-In reviews and headshots so make sure to dress professional, bring your laptop, and print out hard copies of your resumes! This counts as one of your professional points!


    Emma Huckins


    Class of 2020

    Major: Supply Chain, Finance

    Email: pittwib.president@gmail.com


    Apart from Women in Business, I am a proud member of Delta Sigma Pi here at Pitt. I love books, beaches, and traveling to new places!

    Katie Gerdenich

    Executive VP

    Class of 2020

    Major: Human Resources, Marketing

    Minor: Sociology

    Certificate: Data Analytics

    Email: kgerdenich@pitt.edu


    In addition to WiB I am also the President of the Sports Business Association. I love sports (especially gymnastics), hippos, ice cream, and Lake Michigan!


    Erin Milone

    VP of Corporate Relations

    Class of 2019

    Major: Marketing

    Minor: Legal Studies

    Certificates: Communication

    Email: eem63@pitt.edu


    I love exploring Pittsburgh, trying new coffee shops and taking beach vacations!


    Olivia Drohan

    VP of Marketing & Member Relations

    Class of 2020

    Major: Accounting

    Certificate: Leadership and Ethics

    Email: ojd3@pitt.edu


    I enjoy running, crossfit, and (yes, I confess) lots of shopping!

    Katie Schuchman

    VP of Special Events

    Class of 2019

    Majors: Marketing

    Certificate: Public and Professional Writing, Digital Media

    Email: kes188@pitt.edu


    Involved in Women in Business since Freshman year, I am so excited to serve on the E-Board for 2018! When I'm not doing things with WiB, you can find me giving tours of campus as a Pathfinder, offering students advice on study abroad programs in the Pitt Business International Programs Office, or planning my next travel adventure.

    Delaney Jordan

    VP of Community Service

    Class of 2020

    Major: Marketing

    Minor: Italian

    Certificate: Leadership and Ethics

    Email: dej33@pitt.edu


    Outside of WiB, I'm in Fashion Business Association and a Pitt Pathfinder. I love my dog, running, fashion, and exploring Pittsburgh!

    Sydney Ruble

    VP of Operations

    Class of 2021

    Majors: Marketing

    Minor: Spanish

    Certificate: International Business

    Email: snr43@pitt.edu


    Outside of Women in business I am a member of Pitt's chapter of Delta Sigma Pi. In my free time I enjoy shopping, yoga, reading, and exploring the city.


    Abbie Siecinski

    VP of Content and Communication

    Class of 2020

    Major: Politics/Philosophy and Business

    Minor: French

    Certificate: Leadership and Ethics

    Email: ams576@pitt.edu


    I love baking, running, yoga, rock climbing, and reading. My plans include joining the Peace Corps after graduation and then hopefully attend law school.


    ***Please note that member requirements have changed. ***

    In order to become a member, you must meet the following requirements:

    • Send an electronic copy of your resume to pittwib@gmail.com
    • Pay $20 dues 
    • 5 General Body Meetings
    • 4 Service Hours
    • 3 Professional Events
    • 1 Social Event
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