It is estimated that only a third of membership organisation/association CEOs and Chairs are female, what should be done to support female talent to rise to the top? Our next event will investigate this as well as provide an opportunity to network.

Introducing our next learning and networking event for senior female leaders in the association and membership sector.

These events are only open to female senior staff or trustees/board/council members in the membership sector.

  • 6pm to 8:30pm, Thursday 22nd February
  • Bates Wells Braithwaite, 10 Queen Street Place, London, EC4R 1BE

Keynote Speaker

Sarah Hernandez, Chief Marketing Officer
Sarah Hernandez, Chief Marketing OfficerThe Key
Sarah Hernandez is Chief Marketing Officer at The Key, a leading organisation in the education sector. With a membership base that consists of more than 120,000 senior school leaders and governors,

The Key supports nearly half the schools in England with the provision of high-quality information, advice, and technology solutions. Prior to joining The Key, Sarah has held several senior positions leading marketing teams in high-growth companies and was named one of Europe’s top 100 B2B tech marketers in 2016 by Hot Topics.

In her spare time, Sarah is passionate about teaching the next generation of marketers, delivering the CIM’s diploma and certificate level courses at The Marketers Forum. She is also a passionate believer in the need for businesses to create environments that are open to diversity and support women in achieving their full potential in the workplace.


  1. Introduction
  2. ‘The value of diversity and helping women succeed’ (Sarah Hernandez is Chief Marketing Officer at The Key)
  3. Co-mentoring – 10 minutes of mentoring on your challenge/idea/question
  4. Professional Networking / Drinks Reception

Learning Outcomes

  • Learn what it takes to succeed at the top as a female leader in the membership sector
  • Hear the experiences and tips that successful leaders used to climb the career ladder and that could work for you too
  • Ask questions and gain insights from female leaders
  • Network and mentor with other like-minded professionals
Register your place today!

In partnership with:

Bates Wells Braithwaite LLP