Our membership is a diverse group of women in the Madison area. Only one person from each professional specialty is accepted to join Team Women. If you’d like to know if your business is already represented, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
Mindful Insurance Agency, LLC
Taylor has been in the insurance industry since 2012, and is owner of Mindful Insurance Agency. Mindful Insurance Agency offers health, dental and vision insurance to individuals, families and small businesses. Taylor is licensed in all of Wisconsin and works with over 20 different insurance companies. Taylor believes that everyone should understand what they’re paying for when it comes to their insurance. She thrives on helping her clients feel at ease about their decisions and enjoys building strong relationships with them along the way.
Sales Vice President – Park Lane Jewelry
Katie is a full time sales Director with Park Lane Jewelry. Park Lane is a jewelry and accessories company based out of Chicago Illinois. They have been around since 1955 and offer quality jewelry for an affordable price. Katie has 9 years experience in the industry and loves helping women feel more confident through accessories. You can buy her jewelry through her website or through an in person style session.
Travel Advisor / Culinary Travel Expert
In 1998, Eat Smart Culinary Travel Guides began offering culinary tours to the destinations for which they have guidebooks and has in following years expanded to include destinations not yet covered in an Eat Smart guide. She and her business partner/mother provide tour leader expertise on all of their tours. They currently offer culinary and cultural tours to Croatia, Egypt, India, Indonesia, Jordan, Morocco, Portugal, Norway, Peru, and Sicily.
Becoming a luxury travel advisor was the natural progression in Susan’s career. Her strong customer service experience, combined with excellent organizational and research skills, allow her to create the ultimate travel experiences for her clients. Susan prides herself on helping singles, couples, friend groups and families find exactly what they are looking for in their travel needs. She can assist with dietary restrictions or choices and can make special arrangements to accommodate most limited mobility situations.
Elizabeth Disch Counseling, LLC
Elizabeth offers professional counseling services for individuals making a career change. After working for 5 years as a scientific report writer, Elizabeth made the tough decision to leave a promising career in order to prioritize her young family. The experience compelled her to forge an entirely new career path where she could help others navigate the emotional ups and downs that career transition presents. Now, as a master-level Professional Counselor with over 9 years of experience working in career services, she helps job seekers of all levels connect with the career of their dreams and employment they love.
EXCELlent Virtual Assistance
Amber is the owner of EXCELlent Virtual Assistance. She provides remote administrative assistance to small business owners and soloprenuers. She has an administrative professional degree and nearly a decade of experience in accounting & finance and technology. She uses these skills along with her expertise in Microsoft Excel to help businesses build systems of efficiency and custom reporting tools. Her services are customized for each client depending on their specific needs and goals, including tasks like organization, data entry, bookkeeping, documentation, reporting, and marketing.
Financial Advisor – Edward Jones
Edward Jones is a different kind of investment firm. To us, face time and think time make sense. We meet with you to learn your individual needs so we can develop a strategy to help you achieve your long-term financial goals. So, whether you want to plan for retirement, save for college, reduce your tax bills or ensure you have income to cover your expenses, you can expect personalized service and long-term investing strategies instead of the latest investment fads. Contact me today to help develop an investment strategy that makes sense for you.
Master Stylist - The Loft Hair Salon
Martha has over fifteen years of beauty industry experience, dedication, and commitment to always providing top notch service to her clients. She seeks out the latest trends and attends the latest fashion hair shows.
Martha prides herself on listening to and learning about the person beneath the hair. She is personally invested in each of her clients. Together, they will journey past all the limitations and hang-ups to discover your true beauty; whether it be established or emerging styles, you can expect an open, honest and most importantly, fun experience at The Loft Hair Salon!
Services include latest hair cutting trends, beautiful color, balayage, bronding, ombre, pixelated hair, color highlight treatments, chignon hairstyles, as well as brow tinting, eyelash perming, color correction service and treatment, anti-frizz treatments, and permanent hair shaping (body wave).
Tri 4 Schools
Katie Hensel is the Executive Director and Founder of Tri 4 Schools. Founded in 2011, Tri 4 Schools encourages kids to live an active lifestyle by participating in youth swimming, biking, and running-centered events and programs that support school health and fitness initiatives. Nearly 15,000 kids have completed their triathlons and mud runs, resulting in over $375,000 in resources to local schools. Katie lives in Verona with her husband and two children. They enjoy volunteering, being active outdoors, cooking, and having adventures in Madison and all over the world.
Annie Kubena Creative
Annie has over a decade of experience as a graphic designer, art director and photo stylist, helping businesses, organizations and individuals find their unique visual voice. Annie Kubena Creative specializes in designing smart brand identities, beautiful printed materials, product packaging that jumps off the shelf and compelling content for social media and web. Annie has extensive packaging design experience from concept to shelf to line extension. She is passionate about food, the health of our population and our planet and loves working with companies who hold similar values.
Alzheimer's Association Wisconsin Chapter Volunteer
Kate Mayefske has been helping seniors and their caregivers in Madison for the past 8 years. As a volunteer of the Alzheimer’s Association, she connects constituents to resources, education, and advocacy. She is a committee member for The Longest Day, a June development event of the Alzheimer’s Association. Health and wellness education at all ages is a top priority for Kate. Trained as a professional dancer and yoga instructor in her early career years, Kate consistently offers connections to serve the well-being of all seniors and their caregivers. She’s currently completing an RN degree to further understand, navigate and serve in healthcare.
My Tipsy Gypsy
Lori McGowan is the owner of My Tipsy Gypsy in Paoli, Wisconsin. This liquor boutique features a tasting bar, creative hot and cold cocktails, a touch of vintage, jewelry and gifts.
Monona Academy of Dance/La Boutique and Dance Wisconsin
JoJean is owner and Director of Monona Academy of Dance celebrating teaching dance over 70 years in the Madison area. She also has a dance wear store and is Artistic Director of Dance Wisconsin, celebrating over 40 years producing Nutcracker and other dance events in the Madison area.
Capital City Transfer/Wheaton Van Lines
LaRae has been in sales/assisting clients’ moves for over 20 years. Moving is a very stressful time, often compared to death and divorce. Her goal is to help them achieve a “stress” free move. With LaRae’s help, they can address high value items and also tailor your move to your budget!
Fairway Independent Mortgage Corporation
Joan Sergenian is a Mortgage Loan Originator at Fairway Independent Mortgage Corporation. She started in the industry at a local title company in 1984 and began originating loans in 1992.
She joined Fairway in 2006 and has extensive experience in a wide range of mortgage products including conventional, Jumbo, VA, FHA, WHEDA, and USDA. She helps her clients learn about the process and feel comfortable with the loan product they’ve chosen.
Joan’s business is 100% referrals from past clients, real estate agents and her sphere. She prides herself in being educated in the different programs she has to offer so she can help people make great decisions about their mortgage.
Beth Skogen Photography
Beth Skogen Photography is located in Madison, WI and specializes in documentary and family photography, portraits, interiors and birth photography. As a lifestyle photographer, she uses available light to capture—or document—life. The images she takes reflect life as it happens. There aren’t painted backdrops or poses, just people in natural surroundings. She’s found that this is the best way to capture genuine emotion, and thereby, the best photograph.
Nurturing Touch Therapy
Nurturing Touch Therapy provides therapy services for all ages as young as day one. As an Occupational Therapist and Lactation Consultant, Patricia provides craniosacral therapy, lymphatic drainage, essential oils and a variety of other modalities for pain management related to accidents, headaches and other injuries for adults and children. Consultations and treatments are available for children with special needs.
Patricia also provides lactation consultations, occupational therapy services, infant massage training and specialized feeding programs for moms and babies having difficulties in the early weeks. Clinic appointments and in home appointments are available for therapy services.
Titley Insurance Group
Monica learned from an early age that life is all about giving to others. Starting her insurance agency six years ago was just the beginning of truly understanding that calling. On a daily basis, Monica and her team help people protect the things that matter most to people. Monica does not look at her customers as numbers, they are people, and she listens to them to really find the best protection for their unique situations. Your assets are important, and she can help protect them. Reach out today.
Align Doula Services
Align Doula Services is a birth and postpartum doula agency in Madison where families can find expert, nonjudgmental, unwavering support that truly aligns with them. Align’s mission is to ensure a seamless, easy process for folks to find the right doula to support them through their pregnancies, births, and into the postpartum period. Align doulas specialize in assisting families in exploring their birth preferences and preparing them for a positive experience whether it be in hospital or at home, top notch labor support, help getting breastfeeding off to a smooth start and other in-home postpartum support.
She trained with DONA International, and later went on to become a Certified Lactation Counselor, Hypnobabies® Childbirth Hypnosis Doula, Childbirth Educator, member of the Breastfeeding Coalition of South Central Wisconsin, and volunteer peer breastfeeding counselor.
Laura is passionate about helping create a healthier life for everyone and empowering people to improve their health. She coaches people to take small steps each day towards a healthier lifestyle. Shaklee products along with eating healthy and an active lifestyle. Small steps lead to big results!
For over 60 years, Shaklee has been creating breakthroughs in the field of natural health. Safe, pure, scientifically proven solutions to help you and your family live longer, healthier lives. Laura will help you build wellness in any of the following areas: healthy nutrition, healthy weight, healthy skin, and/or having a green healthy home.
Real Estate Agent – Glass Slipper Homes
Heidi has her pulse on what homeowners (and homeowners-to-be) love about living in the Dane County area. She enjoys working with fun, smart people who share her love for unique homes that are going to work for them now and be re-sellable in the future. When Heidi started Glass Slipper Homes in 2005, her goal was to find the perfect fit for her client, every time. In the 12 years since starting her company, she has devoted herself to this mission. Beyond the sale, she is committed to helping her clients with post-sale vendor recommendations and new homeowner information. Heidi is not only a businesswoman, but she is also a wife and mother. She spends her free time doing pilates, knitting, gardening, writing gluten free recipes, enjoying wine from her deep wine cellar, and most recently, learning to make shoes! She loves to host annual parties to introduce all of her clients and preferred vendors to each other, keeping in mind their like-minded interests and goals.