IWF Florida Suncoast is an invitation-only membership organization of women leaders in diverse professions who work and live on the West Coast of Florida from Tampa Bay/Lakeland to Sarasota/Manatee and Naples/Ft Myers.

Our purpose is to advance women leaders to drive positive change and champion equality through connection, education and the exchange of ideas.

IWF Suncoast Florida is an affiliate of the International Women's Forum, a global organization of more than 7,000 women leaders in 33 countries that continually assembles a network of exceptional women to exchange ideas, learn, inspire and build better leadership for a changing world.
The International Women's Forum of Florida Suncoast is comprised of more than 160 leading women in politics, business, law, government, medicine, industry, technology, the arts and sciences.
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Karen Zaderej
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Eileen Connolly-Keesler
Community Foundation of Collier County
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Debra Jacobs
President & CEO
The Patterson Foundation
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Deborah Ellinger
Board Member
Tupperware, iRobot and Women Corporate Directors

Thank you to our Contributing, Sustaining and Leadership Members

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Jessica Blume
Retired - Vice chairman
Contributing Membership
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Sali Osman
Principal Security Executive Advisor
Leadership Membership
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Alexandra Armstrong
Founder and Chairman Emeritus
Armstrong Fleming & Moore Inc
Leadership Membership
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Samira Beckwith
Hope HealthCare Services
Contributing Membership
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Michelle Smead
Executive Search Managing Director
Patina Solutions LLC and Management Alignment Partners
Contributing Membership