Women In Technology

When one woman helps another, amazing things can happen. Professional careers leap forward. That's what Women in Technology is all about. As the premier professional association for women in the technology industry, we understand the unique challenges you face. No matter where you are in your professional development, or what technology-related field you're in, our community offers a broad range of support, programs and resources to advance women in technology from the classroom to the boardroom.

Women in Technology is located in the DC Metropolitan Area.


In Memory of Deidre (Dede) Haskins (1960 – 2019)

Dede’s dedication and contributions to WIT and the greater WIT community spanned many years. She was instrumental in our efforts to expand WIT’s offerings and programs to reach a wider community of women in our region. She will be remembered by so many in the WIT community as a dedicated volunteer, leader, mentor and good friend.

  • WIT President-Elect 2003-2004
  • WIT President 2004-2005
  • WIT Board Member 2005-2006
  • WIT Advisory Board 2005-2006
  • HIT Chair (now Leadership Awards) - 2006-2007 and 2007-2008
  • STEM for Her (formerly WIT Education Foundation) Chair 2009 - 2013
  • STEM for Her Honorary Board Member - 2016-2017
Dede also was an active volunteer in several WIT committees and programs over her long membership in WIT, including Girls in Technology and WIT Nominating Committee. Her passion, contributions and her support of the WIT mission will be missed.

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