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.

LA84 – June 12

Trusteeship members and Founding LA84 Foundation Board Members Yvonne Burke and Maureen Kindel and Trusteeship member and President & CEO LA84, Renata Simril, invited their Trusteeship sisters to a great panel conversation at LA84 in Los Angeles.  Much was discussed …

Bordertown Now – Pasadena Playhouse – June 1

The Trusteeship enjoyed a special dinner and talk at The Valley Hunt Club followed by a performance of “Bordertown Now” at the beautiful Pasadena Playhouse! Danny Feldman, the Pasadena Playhouse’s Producing Artistic Director joined The Trusteeship at the lovely Valley …

Paula Holt – Dine-Around – May 20

Trusteeship sisters joined Paula Holt for a lovely Midday Dine-Around on Sunday, May 20th. Paula reports, “It was a fabulous get together and rich discussion about the importance of Los Angeles as a cultural center, and how the fine and …

The Sisters Rosensweig at SCR – May 17

The Trusteeship enjoyed a delightful talk and dinner at the Center Club in Costa Mesa with Literary Associate, Kat Zukaitis, a member of South Coast Repertory’s Literary Staff as well as with Managing Director, Paula Tomei. Our fun dinner was …

Upcoming Events

  1. MUSE/IQUE – The Huntington – July 28

    July 28 @ 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  2. Two Behind the Scenes Tours & A Farm to Table Luncheon

    August 4 @ 10:30 am - 3:00 pm
  3. Zee Marzec – Dine-Around

    August 12 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Trusteeship Board of Directors Meetings – 2018


Saturday, August 25 10:00 am – 3:00 pm

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



IWF Conferences

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


“The Trusteeship is a wonderful refuge — a place to go that is safe, nurturing and supportive. A place where you can suspend time — where the pressures and demands of your daily routine become secondary to the sharing of confidences and passions with women that walk similar paths and know your challenges and triumphs.”

– Rita