Our Mission Statement

Our mission is to encourage women to grow professionally and personally by providing a positive forum for networking and education.

Mesa County Women’s Network (MCWN) is a not for profit corporation made up of women from varied professional backgrounds, dedicated to the dual goals of outreach and education, with a commitment toward the highest standards of professionalism. The organization was incorporated on October 20, 1989, which is why we start our year in October.

We provide a forum for education and information exchange, as well as providing a training ground for business networking. We create an atmosphere in which one may meet role models. We are a business resource and referral group.

For additional information on the Mesa County Women’s Network, please contact us. We look forward to hearing from you!

Check out our Spotlight page. Previous newsletters are available on the Newsletter page.


Please use the buttons at the bottom of this page to register and pay for the upcoming luncheon only.

If you would like to pay for an individual or corporate membership or get an annual lunch ticket, please Go to the Membership page.


Come Join us for the 2014 Grand Junction Women of Distinction Breakfast

Co-hosted by Girls Scouts of America Western Slope and the Mesa County Women’s Network

Women of Distinction

Western Slope Women of Distinction

November 6, 2014  7:30-9:00 am

Keynote speaker: Rebecca Spiess, Interim Mesa County Sheriff

Roper’s Music Ballroom (above the store)

136 N 5th St, Grand Junction

Tickets are only $15. Click on this button to get to the website.

Congratulations 2014 Honorees!

• Betsy Bair, Governmental Affairs Manager, Grand Junction Area Chamber of Commerce
• Kim Jones, CEO/Founder, Testicular Cancer Awareness Foundation
• Janie VanWinkle, Owner, Nick-N-Willy’s Pizza; Co-owner, VanWinkle Ranch, LLC

Thank you, Sponsors!

Printing Sponsor: cpcsolutions
Print Media Sponsor: The Business Times

For more information or to sponsor the event, contact 970-628-8003 or cindi.graves@gscolorado.org.


November Monthly Luncheon–2nd Tuesday

WHEN: Tuesday, November 11, 2014

WHERE: Two Rivers Convention Center, 159 Main St, Grand Junction

TIME: 11:30 am - 1:00 pm

PRICE: Lunch Tickets   $16 member, $20 guest (Use the PayPal buttons below.)

“The New 3-D Mammography”

Speaker: Michael Neste MD, Medical Director of Radiology, Family Health West, accompanied by Angelina Salazar,Director of Customer Service 

Dr Michael Neste

Dr. Michael Neste is originally from Minnesota and attended the University of Minnesota for medical school. He completed his residency and a fellowship in vascular and interventional radiology at the University of Michigan. As Medical Director of Radiology at Family Health West, Dr. Neste reads all radiographic studies, performs minimally invasive procedures, and oversees all standards and protocols for the department. In his free time, Dr. Neste enjoys theater and the outdoor opportunities that Western Colorado affords. He especially enjoys skiing and cycling.


Angelina Salazar

Angelina Salazar joined Family Health West in 2009 with an extensive background in education, nonprofit development and public relations. She holds two masters degrees in language acquisition and transpersonal psychology. She is a dedicated professional who contributes both talent and enthusiasm to the organization and enjoys working with her dedicated colleagues to serve the needs of the community’s families. She enjoys traveling, backpacking, mountain biking, playing music, singing and spending time with her family. She loves this valley and is proud to be able to work and play here.


Luncheon sponsor: Kristin Donahue / Rodan + Fields

Ad tables: To Be Announced

RSVP’s are due by 5:00 PM on Wednesday, November 5, 2014.

Reservations are appreciated for accurate food and seating count. The $16 lunch ticket reservation button will disappear from the website after the reservation due date.

If you have any questions, contact Ashley Taylor
Ashley.Taylor2@wellsfargo.com or 970-263-2433
or email info@mcwn.org


Attention Members and Guests: How to Register for Luncheons

You will need to use the PayPay buttons below to register for the luncheon. If you have registered on the Facebook group page, you will still need to register by email or PayPal.

MEMBERS:  To RSVP & pay for a luncheon or event, please scroll to the bottom of this page where the first option to pay is displayed.  Please leave the “Members Only Pricing $16.00 USD” in the box.  Then enter your name and your email address, then click the BUY NOW PayPal button.  From there either log on to PayPal and pay using that account, or click the 2nd option of using a credit or debit card.  Thank you so much!

GUESTS:  To RSVP for a luncheon or event, please scroll to the bottom of this page where the second option to pay is displayed.  Please leave the “Guest/Late Register $20.00 USD” in the box.  Then enter the guest name and who referred you, then click the BUY NOW PayPal button.  From there either log on to PayPal and pay using that account, or click the 2nd option of using a credit or debit card.  Thank you so much!

In order to reduce confusion, we have put together some additional instructions for you. (If you notice that these instructions need to be changed, please let us know.)

Instructions on HOW TO PAY using PayPal:

You may use your PayPal account to pay or if you don’t have one, please click on the “Don’t have a PayPal Account” link.

Please enter all of your information including, Card number, type of card, Expiration date, CSC number located on the back of your card, name, address, telephone, and email address.

Hit the Review and Continue button.

It will ask you what you want to do next and you can either reply “Log in and pay with my PayPal account” or “Continue to pay as a guest”. Please hit the continue button.

Review your information and hit the “Pay Now” button.

You should receive a confirmation and a receipt number.

Thank you!


Reservations are appreciated for accurate food and seating count. There are 2 PayPal buttons for the luncheon. One is for members and one is for guests.



If this button is missing, please use the guest button for late registration. Thank you.

November 2014 RSVP
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November 2014 RSVP
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