2017 WICT Washington DC/ Baltimore Mentoring Program

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The WICT Washington-Baltimore is pleased to announce our 2017 Mentoring Program!

This is a great opportunity for both emerging and established professionals to assist in personal and professional development through a formalized mentoring relationship.

The program matches selected mentees with mentors based on various competencies as well as compatibility regarding the individual’s professional development needs.

The formal program lasts 6 months and includes kickoff on May 4th, a July 13th mid-point, panel and webinar sessions, as well as an October graduation at the prestigious Powerbrokers event.

Process and Eligibility:

**The 2017 Mentoring Program application period is now closed.

Information about the 2018 program is forthcoming**  

NOTE:  Once you click either application’s hyperlink, please click the gray text on the new page for the application to download

  • All applications must be submitted via email to WICTdcbaltmentor@gmail.com no later than Saturday, April 22nd for consideration.
  • Application fee of $300, due upon acceptance to the program.


  • 20% discounted admission to all chapter events
  • Program materials
  • Access to mentoring directory
  • Access to exclusive LinkedIn Mentoring page
  • Networking opportunity with mentors, mentees and WICT Washington DC/Baltimore Board members


For questions on the mentor program or the application process please contact: WICTdcbaltmentor@gmail.com



Past Speakers included:


Trish Collins WeedonTrish Collins Weedon
SVP & Chief Information Security Officer

Discovery Communications


Christine MitchelChristine Mitchel
VP of Engineering, Digital

Discovery Communications


angie gatesAngie Gates
Director of Motion Picture and Television Development
Office of Motion Picture and Television Development


shannon cassidy
Shannon Cassidy
Founder & CEO
Bridge Between, Inc.


tina pidgeonTina Pidgeon
General Counsel, Chief Compliance Officer, and Senior Vice President, Governmental Affairs
General Communication, Inc.


melissa simpkins
Melissa Dawn Simkins
President, Velvet Suite and Creator of Women In The Spotlight


JasonRyan2015Jason Ryan
Manager of Rights Clearances and Standards & Practices
TV One


gerry moranGerry Moran
Global Head of Social Media & Content
Cognizant Technology Solutions