Presidential Comments

Level Up for Good Health

Did you know that one in eight women will be diagnosed with breast cancer in her lifetime? Breast cancer is a disease in which cells in the breast grow out of control. There are different kinds of breast cancer and it is important to be...

FEW Celebrates National Hispanic Heritage Month

Please join FEW in celebrating National Hispanic Heritage Month from September 15 – October 15. The 2022 theme is "Unidos: Inclusivity for a Stronger Nation." Each year, Americans observe National Hispanic Heritage Month by celebrating the histories, cultures and contributions of American citizens whose ancestors...

FEW Recognizes Women’s Equality Day

August 26, the date the Nineteenth Amendment was certified, is widely recognized as Women’s Equality Day. This recognition has special meaning for FEW as a day of celebration throughout the country that emphasizes the importance of women’s work for democracy. It's also inspiring to the...

Leveling up at BIG

Greetings from BIG! For those of you not familiar with Blacks In Government (BIG), it was organized in 1975 and incorporated as a non-profit organization in 1976. BIG has been a national response to the need for African Americans in public service to organize around...

A New Era for FEW

First and foremost, I write this message with gratitude in my heart for the opportunity to serve as FEW's 25th President. When I set out to lead the organization, my vision was to bring the five generations in today's federal workforce together to advance the...

Another historic success for women – Finally Equal Pay for Equal Work

Today marks another historic milestone in women’s history.   The US Soccer Federation reached an agreement to pay its men's and women's teams equally, making the American national governing body the first in the sport to promise both sexes matching money.   There are many accolades to...