Provost Named to Columbus Women’s Commission 

by | Mar 28, 2024 | Around the ‘Bein.

Wendy Sherman Heckler, provost and senior vice president

Provost and Senior Vice President Wendy Sherman Heckler has been named to the Columbus Women’s Commission by Mayor Andrew J. Ginther and First Lady Shannon Ginther. The Commission, first seated in January 2017, works to dismantle barriers and reduce gender- and race-based inequities to improve the economic position of women in our community.

“The Columbus Women’s Commission plays a vital role in advancing the strength and well-being of women across the city, from promoting pay equity to advocating for fair and just housing protections,” said First Lady Ginther. “Each of our new commissioners brings diverse experiences and expertise to the table, enabling us to continue serving the women of Columbus in 2024 and beyond.”

The Columbus Women’s Commission focuses on three areas that are key to women’s economic security in our community: gender equity in the workplace, affordable housing and evictions, and financial empowerment.

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