Sumeya Mohamed at the 2021 Kate Dunwoody Society luncheonKate Dunwoody Society Luncheon

Please join us as we celebrate and support women pursuing careers in technology and the skilled trades!

Wednesday, November 16, 2022 | 12 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.

Metropolitan Ballroom and Clubroom
5418 W Wayzata Blvd
Golden Valley, MN 55416

Individual tickets and sponsorships are available. Your support will provide scholarships for women.

Photo of Kate AgnewKate Dunwoody Society Luncheon Keynote Speaker: Kate Agnew

Kate Agnew is a champion of women in STEM careers and active in her community. She is currently vice president of engineering at Kyros, a platform aimed at increasing positive recovery outcomes for people affected by substance use disorder.

She was recently selected as a ’40 Under 40’ honoree in the Minneapolis/Saint Paul Business Journal, highlighting her early career success in technology as she advanced from positions at Target to her most recent role of Senior Director of Software Engineering at UnitedHealth Group.

After completing her undergraduate degree at Macalester, she obtained her MBA from MIT. Kate also serves as chair for the city of Edina’s Planning Commission and vice chair on the school board of the Laura Jeffrey Academy, and previously served as Managing Director of Girls in Tech.

Join the Kate Dunwoody Society

The Kate Dunwoody Society is a network of people united to create equal opportunities for the Women of Dunwoody. Students, alumni, staff, faculty, friends, and community members are invited to join.

Objective of the society

  • Form a community dedicated to expanding opportunities for women in technical careers and the high-skill trades
  • Identify and address barriers that women face in the technical industries that Dunwoody serves
  • Provide a supportive network that facilitates pathways to success
  • Empowering and inspiring the Women of Dunwoody to reach their full potential

The Kate L. Dunwoody Society was created in recognition and honor of the vision and generosity of Kate L. Dunwoody, whose leadership opened doors for women.

Kate Dunwoody Society Events

Event details will be listed in the quarterly newsletter. Subscribe by joining the Society using the link above.

OCTOBER 5, 2022

Speed Mentoring at Dunwoody | 3:30—4:30 p.m.

OCTOBER 25, 2022

Panel Discussion on Self Advocacy | 4:00—5:00 p.m.

NOVEMBER 4, 2022

Mock Interviews | 4:30—6:00 p.m.

NOVEMBER 16, 2022

Kate Dunwoody Society Luncheon | 12:00—1:30 p.m.

NOVEMBER 30, 2022

Mock Interviews | 2:30—4:00 p.m.


Professional Clothing Drive | Date TBD

MARCH 2023

Society Social Hour | Date TBD