WHS welcomes Harris and Raytheon to its prestigious supporters for efforts to raise donations for the Border Patrol Foundation (BPF). The BPF, WHS' Charity of the year, provides resources to the families of the fallen and creates awareness of the escalating risk of those who keep America’s borders...READ MORE »
Women in Homeland Security presented the first installment of donations to the Border Patrol Foundation at the BPF's Annual dinner October 29th. Flanked by WHS Board members Eileen Parise and Kara Sidener, WHS President Kristina Tanasichuk presented $7500 to Pat Wilder, National Director of the Foundation. Other special guests included former Commissioner W. Ralph Basham; Michael Fisher, Chief, CBP; Congressional...READ MORE »
Join us for lunch with Stephanie Tennyson, Deputy Director of External Affairs at FEMA, on September 19!
Join Women in Homeland Security for lunch with Stephanie Tennyson, Deputy Director of the External Affairs Office at FEMA, during National Preparedness Month. Ms. Tennyson will discuss emergency preparedness, the READY campaign, and the role and function of FEMA's External Affairs office. September 19, 2013 | 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. | Washington, DC | >>Register About Ms. Tennyson Prior to this...READ MORE »
July Event: Work With Me: How to Be Gender Intelligent in the Workplace (Special bonus if you bring a guy!) Wednesday, July 10 | 11:45am - 2:00pm | U.S. Chamber of Commerce REGISTER today! WHS is proud to support the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Center for Women in Business event with Barbara Annis, co-author of Work with Me!...READ MORE »
June Luncheon: Alice Chamberlayne Hill June 12 | 11:30am - 1:30 pm | Dickstein Shapiro REGISTER HERE TODAY Join WHS for lunch with Alice Chamberlayne Hill Senior Counselor, Secretary Janet Napolitano U.S. Department of Homeland Security Ms. Hill will join us to discuss her role as Senior Counselor to the Secretary, issues she manages for her, her career...READ MORE »
WHS Book Club On the Line: Inside the U.S. Border Patrol by Erich Krauss and Alex Pacheco In the wake of 9/11, the mission of the Border Patrol has been redefined, with emphasis shifting from stopping the flow of drugs and illegal immigrants to the critical mission of protecting our vast borders from terrorist infiltration. Have you read a good...READ MORE »