Women in Auto Care
Engaging, educating and empowering women in auto care
The Women in Auto Care community is dedicated to it's mission of engaging, educating and empowering women within the auto care industry.
Women in Auto Care provides opportunities, education and career leadership to women in the auto care industry through conferences, networking, scholarships, education, data, awards and more.
Donate to the Women in Auto Care Scholarship Fund
Women in Auto Care awarded more than $410,000 in cash and tool kit scholarships this year to deserving high school and post secondary female students.
Please join us in supporting this cause that will pave the way for future generations of women in the automotive aftermarket!Donate Here
Looking for an informal, virtual way to connect with other Women in Auto Care members? Each month we host Connection Circles, online events which connect participants in a casual setting for engaging professional development and networking with their peers.
Connection Circles include:
Build Your Personal Brand
The Balancing Act
Women of the World
Female Shop Owners
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Diesel Fluence Connection Circle
February 5 to December 2, 2024
Data Demystified Connection Circle
January 23 to December 24, 2024
The Data Demystified Connection Circle connects people of all knowledge bases to share thoughts and best practices for today's data-driven world.
HR Business Exchange Connection Circle
October 26, 2023 to September 26, 2024
HR Business Exchange Connection Circle is a place for HR professionals and Business leaders to come together to learn and collaborate on various topics that are current, hot button issues facing businesses today. The circle moderators and guests have a vast variety of experience across our industry and beyond. This circle will touch on all topics where people intersect with the business including trends, regulatory changes, and HR topics such as Labor Law, Total Rewards, Talent Acquisition, Engagement, Succession, Development, DE&I and more.
The Balancing Act Connection Circle
August 2, 2023 to July 3, 2024
Olivia Newton-Droney hosts a monthly conversation to discuss the challenges of work-life integration in today’s everchanging environment, celebrate our wins at work and beyond, and share strategies for maintaining our unique balancing acts.
Female Shop Owners Connection Circle
July 20, 2023 to June 20, 2024
This Connection Circle is a place for female shop owners to connect and discuss specific topics each month. It is ran by Women in Auto Care superstars Jamie Carlson, Kathleen Callahan, and Michelle Tansey.
Build Your Personal Brand Connection Circle
July 12, 2023 to June 12, 2024
Jacki Lutz hosts a workshop designed for professionals who want to build and communicate their personal brand in order to foster opportunities in their career and promote growth for their companies.
What Members Are Saying
WiAC provides a comfortable space for women to discuss goals, problem solve challenges and create a support network.Andrea Forgue MOTOR
Women in Auto Care was built on the foundation of collaboration and sets a high bar for all Auto Care communities to follow.Bill Hanvey Auto Care Association
Why we’re with Auto Care: there is strength in numbers when promoting industry issues to government.Jeff and Judy Walter Zimmerman's Automotive
As the only woman in my company, it is great to be with smart, extraordinary women who lift each other up!Sue Spencer Barolin + Spencer
News and Activities
Business Leader Erin Stafford to Keynote 'Beating Burnout' at Women in Auto Care Leadership Conference
Women in Auto Care Announces 2022 Women of the Year
2021 Women of the Year Award Winner Interviews
2021 Automotive Communications Awards Winners Announced
Registration Open for Auto Care Association’s First-Ever ‘Auto Care Connect’ Unified Event Experience