Advancing Women in Transportation

2019 Mentorship Program

2018 Mentorship Program

Would you like to partner with industry leaders to learn and to grow?

Are you looking to share ideas with someone outside your company??


Applications are now open! The WTS Sacramento Chapter is accepting applications for both mentors and mentees to participate in the 2019 Mentorship Program.

Being a part of the Program will include activities for both mentors and mentees such as:

  • Listening Actively

  • Identifying Goals

  • Sharing Experiences

  • Building Trust

  • Encouraging Action

  • Providing Inspiration and Corrective Feedback

  • Connecting with opportunities

  • Professional skills development and guidance

All participants in the program will enjoy exclusive benefits and learn new skills to help us move forward and enhance our WTS members' career goals and growth! Please fill out an application no later than March 22, 2019 to participate in our 9-month program. Participants will receive an email with information about the Program schedule, including our kickoff event. See eligibility requirements below.

Click HERE to fill out the 2019 Program application.


WTS Sacramento Mentorship Program:
Eligibility Criteria

  • All mentors and mentees are required to be a WTS member at the start of the Program. If you are not yet a member, there is still time to sign up! Please contact our Membership Chair Caryle Buchholz:

  • All mentors and mentees should have the ability to make a commitment to the 9-month program; which will include attendance at one (1) kickoff meeting held in April 2019, and one (1) wrap-up event at the end of the Program, plus monthly meetings between mentors and their mentee at mutually agreed-upon time and dates.


  • Women who hold senior positions in the transportation, or transportation-related industry, and have the desire and ability to assist their mentees to learn and grow in their careers.

  • NOTE: Previous mentoring experience is not required!


  • Women with at least two to five years of experience in the transportation industry, or a related industry, with experience in transportation work or projects.

  • Skills and abilities that demonstrate leadership.



For more information, please contact our Mentorship Chair, Sarah Strand:

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