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1901 Pennsylvania Ave

Washington, DC, USA 20006

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Washington Ascending Women's

Leadership Development Program

Accelerate Your Career, Team, and Organization Through Leadership

Skill Development

Our Leadership Development program is designed to ignite the potential of mid-level and aspiring female leaders in the Greater DC Area to meet organizational challenges by influencing and motivating colleagues, thus creating stronger teams. By participating in this program, candidates will learn from DC female executives and industry leaders alongside inspiring, 

high-achieving women across multiple industries.



Program Curriculum

  • Executive PresenceLead with confidence through self-awareness, engagement, and charisma while adapting your leadership style to meet various challenges.

  • Organizational Leadership - Manage organizational conflicts by understanding colleagues' extrinsic and intrinsic behaviors and learn to lead from the top, middle, or bottom of an organization.


  • Mastering Negotiations - Learn to effectively gain consensus and buy-in among your colleagues and peers to drive measurable results.

  • Public Speaking & Presenting - Utilize clarity and conciseness to enhance your credibility from the elevator pitch to the presentation floor.

Kimberly Ellison-Taylor
Oracle Global Technology & Finance Leader
Donna Khalife
Surprise Ride Co-Founder & Shark Tank Winner
Fall 2019 Executive Lecturers

2020 Executive Lecturers To Be Announced


Candidate Profile


You've found success as an individual contributor, now develop and hone the interpersonal skills necessary for a leadership role.


Learn how to motivate teams and influence people while adapting your leadership style to meet organizational challenges.


Build credibility through leadership training in order to better represent your business.


The Cooperative Approach

Local Experts, Hands-On Learning, and Cross-Industry Collaboration

Capital City Cooperative's mission is to Connect and Empower DC Women; through our program you will walk away as an equipped, confident leader. The curated training modules are taught by female executive leaders in the DC area. Your peers hail from various industries which brings diversity to the classroom and allows for various organizational insights and learnings. 


At the end of the program, your colleagues, managers, and direct reports will notice your refined leadership savvy, executive presence, and emotional intelligence.


Training Sessions & Location

1901 Pennsylvania Ave NW

Washington, DC 20006

The program is delivered over a four-session period to a select group of up to 20 women, covering four key leadership topics. The trainings take place one Friday a month from 8:30AM-1PM, including breakfast, lunch, and dedicated networking time. Our meeting facility is in downtown DC and is easily accessible via the Farragut West or Farragut North metro stations. 


Registration Information



Session 2020


4 months

Program Dates:

May 15th

June 12th

July 10th

August 7th

Employer Sponsorship Fee:


Registration Deadline:

March 31st


 Session 2020


4 months

Program Dates:

August 21st 

September 18th

October 16th

November 13th

Employer Sponsorship Fee:


Registration Deadline:

June 30th