The Trusteeship
International Women's Foundation

Since 1979, The Trusteeship has linked prominent women leaders from diverse fields and industries in Southern California to engage and connect.

Santa Barbara Holiday Party – March 30

Hostesses Sara Miller McCune and Dorothy Largay were finally able to celebrate “the season” with their Trusteeship sisters at Sara’s lovely home in what proved to be the most rescheduled party in Trusteeship history.  All joking aside, Santa Barbara sustained …

Joyce Rey Dine-Around – March 26

Joyce invited nine lucky Trusteeship members to her Beverly Hills home for a lovely Dine-Around for those who like good food, good conversation and have a great sense of humor. It was shared: It was such a pleasure to be …

Brenda French – “Life Celebration” – March 24

The Trusteeship held an informal “Celebration of Life” for long time member, Brenda French. Trusteeship member, Sandy Gooch, and her husband, Harry Lederman, arranged for a luncheon for Trusteeship members who wanted to celebrate the colorful life of Brenda French. …

Women Entrepreneurs: Challenges & Opportunities – March 6

The Trusteeship gathered for a  unique roundtable conversation at the UCLA Anderson School of Management where we were in for a treat with the topic of Women Entrepreneurs: Challenges & Opportunities. The evening’s event was moderated by Deans Judy Olian …

Trusteeship Board of Directors Meetings – 2018

Saturday, January 27 10:00 am – 12:00 pm 

Saturday, April 21  10:00 am – 12:00 pm 

Saturday, July 14 10:00 am – 12:00 pm 

Saturday, October 13 10:00 am – 12:00 pm



IWF Conferences

Melbourne, Australia: May 2-4, 2018 – IWF Cornerstone Conference

Miami, Florida: October 24-26, 2018 – IWF World Leadership Conference

Barcelona, Spain: April 2019 – IWF Cornerstone Conference

Toronto, Canada: November 13-15, 2019 – IWF World Leadership Conference

Vienna, Austria: May 2020 – IWF Cornerstone Conference

Detroit, Michigan: October 7-9, 2020 – IWF World Leadership Conference


“Imagine an enriching experience and rare opportunity to meet, learn from, and share time with a college president, a top TV or movie producer, an artist, an author, a politician, a business or philanthropic leader, to name a few. That’s the magic of The Trusteeship. Friendships and support when life has dealt you a setback are added — precious gifts.”

– Caroline