West Des Moines Chapter

A League of the American Business Women's Association
Urbandale , IA

West Des Moines Chapter

Next Scheduled Event

November Monthly Lunch Meeting  is Thursday, November 17 @ 11:30am - 1:00pm $21.00

Meeting Location: Sam and Gabe's Restaurant
8631 Hickman Ave

Program: This month we welcome Kathi Koenig on Taxes Are Not Something to Snicker About. Learn some tips and tricks to help you navigate your taxes for 2016. Taxes are changing as is your situation both in business and personally. I will be talking about different tax planning tips that will give people ideas of ways they could save taxes for their business and/or themselves. Kathi is a partner with the accounting firm, McGowen, Hurst, Clark & Smith, P.C., one of the largest local firms in Central Iowa with offices in West Des Moines and Winterset. Kathi has been with MHC&S for 30 years, providing expertise in business consulting and tax planning for businesses and their owners, with an area of concentration in healthcare and women owned businesses. Kathi is a member of several organizations including the American Society of CPAs, the Iowa Society of CPAs, National Association of Women Business Owners, The Womens Reciprocity Breakfast Club and the Joy Club. She is on the NonProfit Boards for the Corporation of Economic Development, HOME Inc, and the Iowa Coalition Against Sexual Assault.. Kathis greatest satisfaction from her work is to help give clients peace of mind, minimize their taxes, eliminate any surprises and give them the information and guidance to make good business decisions. RSVP by noon on Tuesday November 15th to pay at the event. The early registration fee is $21 cash or check or $22 if you use your credit or debit card. Please note that if you RSVP after noon on 11/15/16 the rate is $25/26. We do charge for reservations that were not cancelled by Tuesday at noon. Thank you.

RSVP by Monday, August 15 : 515.222.5758 Amber

League News

May 19, 2016

Congratulations to Kathy Schooley, our ABWA 2017 Top Ten Nominee for the National Top Ten Women award and our Chapter's Woman of the Year. Kathy has been a member of our Chapter since April 2010 and since that time has held a number of Committee and Leadership positions. Kathy has served as Chair of the Professional Development Committee and as the Chair of the Membership Committee. In addition, she has served as Secretary of the Chapter and i read more...

League Vision Statement

The vision of the West Des Moines Charter Chapter is to provide a welcoming environment offering a continuous opportunity for personal and professional growth to women of all ages and experience levels. We meet the third Thursday of the month over the lunch hour at The Embassy Club West. Please join us at a monthly meeting to learn more about our Chapter and the benefits of being a member of ABWA including: Education, Networking, Professional Development and National Recognition.

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