Our Work

WNLI has been featured in various news and media outlets over the years. We’ve created fact sheets that highlight our accomplishments and we will be publishing regular newsletters.
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NYT Letter to the Editor
December 19, 2023

Vicki Kramer and Carolyn Adams wrote in response to an Opinion Guest Essay authored by Amol S. Navathe published on December 4.

The Philadelphia Inquirer
June 23, 2023

Large nonprofits should disclose the race and gender of their board members, coalition urges.

Women Change Worlds Blog
February 02, 2023

Vicki Kramer, WNLI Chair, wrote “We Need Data to Ensure Equity on Boards of Eds and Meds” for the Women Change Worlds Blog of the Wellesley Centers for Women.

The Philadelphia Inquirer
October 31, 2022

More women and people of color on university and hospital boards, report says, but few chair them. Inquirer subscribers can access the full article.

Liberal Education
Spring 2022

Liberal Education (the flagship quarterly of the American Association of Colleges and Universities) published an article by WNLI’s Vicki Kramer and Carolyn Adams entitled: Diversity, Equity and Inclusion in the Boardroom.

The Chronicle of Philanthropy
May 5, 2021

A Key to Diversity in Nonprofit Boardrooms: Mobilize Donors to Force Change. Posted with permission of the Chronicle of Philanthropy.

American Medical Women’s Association
May 4, 2021

More Women Physicians Needed on University/Health Systems Boards.

The Philadelphia Inquirer
April 28, 2021

Philadelphia ‘Eds and Meds’ Boards Slowly Bringing On More Women.

Women's History Month
March 2021

WNLI highlighted trailblazing women for Women’s History Month on Twitter. Follow us at @WNLI_org.

Becker’s Hospital Review​
October 27, 2020

Female representation on hospital boards: 4 research findings.

Trusteeship Magazine
October 2020

Increasing Diversity on the Boards of Colleges and Universities.

BoardSource Blog
July 30, 2020

In Our Health and Educational Systems, The Time for Board Diversity Is Now.

The Wellesley Blog
April 8, 2020

Boardroom Diversity Can Help Nonprofits Respond to COVID-19.

Generocity ​
March 11, 2020

Women’s Nonprofit Leadership Initiative study takes a look at gender diversity on eds-and-meds boards.

Generocity ​
March 6, 2020

Forget #WomensHistoryMonth. We celebrate the accomplishments of women every week​.

The Hawk Newspaper
November 12, 2019

Report shows lack of women on board of trustees.

October 7, 2019

Report details the gender gap on boards of Philly’s nonprofit meds and eds.

Becker’s Hospital Review​
October 3, 2019

Women ‘severely underrepresented’ on Philly hospital boards, study finds.

The Philadephia Inquirer
October 3, 2019

Female board members outnumbered by men at Philly’s colleges and hospitals, new study finds.

The Philadephia Inquirer
April 24, 2015

Local boards must push for gender diversity


Fact Sheets


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