A Global Community of Women Leaders

WCD members are women in the C‑Suite, CEOs, board chairs and global heads transforming corporate governance on 8,500+ boards worldwide.



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Join a vetted and trusted community of visionary women transforming corporate governance worldwide.

If you are a female and currently serve as a corporate director on either a publicly traded company (of any revenue size) or large privately-held company or family-owned business with a minimum annual revenue of US $100 million, you may be eligible for membership. Some exceptions may apply.

When you apply, indicate which chapters you’d like to join. Don’t see one where you’re based? Simply choose the chapter closest to you.

Learn More About Membership

If you would like more information about membership at WCD, please contact membership@wcdglobal.org

Individual Memberships

Designed for today’s board leaders

US Member

$1150 USD first-year fee, then

$950 USD/ year

Access a powerful network of women who help shape the boards of today and into the future.

International Member


Rates vary

To find the membership rate for your region, please contact us.

BoardNext Member

$650 USD first-year fee, then

$600 USD/ year

Aspiring board directors gain the networks, training, and support to successfully serve on boards.

Corporate Memberships

Increase Your Board’s Visibility, Impact, Innovation and Influence

Expertly designed for companies and organizations to positively transform their boards, our corporate membership offers dual access to WCD: unlocking both sponsor and member benefits to exponentially accelerate success.

Corporate Member

$5,000 USD/ year

Increase your board's visibility, impact, innovation and influence. WCD's Corporate Board Membership program is a membership for your board and fellow women directors.

Corporate members receive memberships for their women directors to access timely educational programming, industry-shaping insights and our esteemed community of visionary women leaders. Additionally, receive company brand visibility and profile as a distinguished supporter of WCD.

To join WCD as a Corporate Member, please email membership@wcdglobal.org.


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Being a member connects you with global benefits

WCD members gain access to world-class programming and an unparalleled community of women leaders transforming boards worldwide.

A Global Community

Uniting the world’s foremost women directors

WCD represents the preeminent community of women leaders transforming corporate governance today.

Coming together at 70 global chapters, our members access strategic and timely programming, resources and events built for every stage of their board careers.

Global chapters across six continents
Women Corporate Directors, including Board Chairs, CEOs, and C-suite executives from some of the largest companies on indices like S&P 500, FTSE 250, DAX, and Nikkei
Corporate boards on which our visionary corporate directors serve

Join WCD

Take the next step in your board journey

Expand your network and deepen your influence with our unparalleled global community of women corporate directors.

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Looking to apply to WCD? Apply online or contact our membership department for more information today.


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