Join or Renew Your WLFC Membership


Download a membership application and mail it to:
Columbus Bar Association, 175 S. Third St., Suite 1100, Columbus, OH 43215

Applications returned with a credit card payment can be emailed to Becky Hartman at


Call (614) 221-4112 to join over the phone

Member Benefits

  • Special pricing to attend monthly luncheon events focusing on topics unique to women lawyers
  • Participation in the Dining Circle Initiative, a mentoring and networking program which brings together 8 to 10 women with varying professional backgrounds who meet once a month during the program year over breakfast, lunch, drinks or dinner
  • Annual member networking opportunities designed to promote women in the profession through social events, pro bono/community involvement, interaction with local judges, and professional development
  • Quarterly newsletter highlighting WLFC activities and members
  • An active listserv with timely information about upcoming activities and opportunities
  • The ability to vote on key issues, such as WLFC leadership and by-law revisions


Download the bylaws of the Women Lawyers of Franklin County (PDF)

2016-17 Board of Trustees

President: Ashley Oliker
President-Elect: Katrina Thompson
Secretary: Katherine "Kitty" Ivan
Treasurer: Allison Haedt
Trustee at Large: Caitlin Anderson
Trustee at Large: Kelli Stiles
Immediate Past President: Megan Gonzalez

Committee Chairs

Bylaws: Diane Goderre
Community Service: Ann Hancock
Family: Lori Keating
Judicial Campaign/Legislative Action: Hannah Botkin-Doty
Law School Liaison: Bridjette Brown
Membership: Lisa Messner
Networking: Rachel Sabo
Newsletter/Calendar: Jenny Schiller
Social Media: Kailee Goold
Soiree: Gina Piacentino
Women in the Profession: Celia Kilgard

WLFC Member Roster

WLFC Past Presidents