Serving Charlotte, Collier, Lee, and Glades Counties
Our Mission: The mission of the American Business Women’s Association is to bring together business women of diverse occupations and to provide opportunities for them to help themselves and others grow personally and professionally through leadership, education, networking support and national recognition.
About Us: The American Business Women’s Association is a prestigious, national organization established for working women and women business owners. It is a community where women can be part of a national organization with a local connection, come together to gain career development and pursue business opportunities while being influenced and mentored by like-minded women who really care.
Meetings: The Southwest Florida Council meets on the 2nd Saturday in January, April, July, and October (quarterly meetings) at the Fort Myers Regional Library located at 1651 Lee Street, Room CD, Fort Myers, FL 33901 from 9am-9:30 am Board meeting and regular meeting 9:30am to 11:30am.
Annual Events: Woman of the Year Luncheon in January-February and ABW Day Luncheon in September
2020 Executive Board/Officers
Chair: Toby Ferrel
Vice Chair: Erin White
Communications Chair: Mary Bondurant
Financial Officer: Carolyn Graves
Past Chair: Betty Castillo
2019 SWFL Council Woman of the Year: Lynda Rubenstein – Imperial River Chapter
2019 SWFL Council Lifetime Achievement: Audrey Muccio – Punta Gorda Chapter