5 Cities Women's Network

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Empower your business journey on the Central Coast. Join our dynamic 5 Cities Women’s Network of women entrepreneurs. Grow personally and professionally with us. Connect now for opportunities and support!

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About Us

About 5 Cities Women’s Network

The 5 Cities Women’s Network mission is to promote networking among like-minded individuals while providing information to members for professional and personal growth. We welcome women to exchange ideas and strategies to grow their businesses and enhance their lives here on the beautiful Central Coast.

Through a combination of educational sessions and networking events, we facilitate skill-building and meaningful connections among our 5 Cities Women’s Network Members. We are committed to supporting women-owned businesses and entrepreneurs integral contributions to our community’s success. Community outreach is at the heart of our ethos. We actively engage with local initiatives and provide a platform for speakers who align with our values. Additionally, our dedication to charitable causes underscores our commitment to making a positive impact. Join us in our mission to empower women in business.


5 Cities Women’s Network Community

We passionately believe that women business owners are essential to the community lifestyle of California’s Central Coast. That’s why we, 5 Cities Women’s Network Members nurture and support our members to thrive in their business endeavors. When we grow, our community grows!

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Support Women in Business

Our meetings combine learning with networking. We offer educational sessions and encourage connections to build business skills. We encourage members to network at meetings and one-on-one to build deep connections and mutual support among each other.

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Community Outreach

We’re thrilled to highlight speakers from our community who can use the support of our members. We support community events like blood drives, fireworks sales, and more! We love spreading positivity on the Central Coast! Join us and be part of the excitement!

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Supporting Charity

Many of our members actively volunteer for various charities, which we strongly support. Past recipients have included organizations like Womenade, 5 Cities Homeless Coalition, Lifeline Pregnancy Center, and many more.

Join Us

5 Cities Women’s Network Monthly Luncheon

Rooster Creek Tavern
200 E. Branch St.
Arroyo Grande, CA

Date: 2nd Tuesday of the Month

Time: 11:30 a.m. to 1:15 p.m.

Members: $25.00
Guests: $20.00
Raffle Tickets: $1 each

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5 Cities Women’s Network Event Calendar

July 17, 2024

South County Chamber of Commerce
Luncheon with the Local Mayors

Date: Wednesday July 17, 2024
Time: 11:30 AM – 1:00 PM PDT
Location: Vespera Resort on Pismo Beach

Date: Wednesday July 24, 2024
Time: 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM
Location: Birchwood Nipomo

July 25, 2024

Sunset Social

Date: Thursday, July 25, 2024
Time: 5:30 PM – 8 PM
Location: Grover Beach, Grand Ave. Entrance

July 25, 2024

Kathryn’s Kuisine
Cooking & Wine Pairing Class
5 Cities Women Network Member Only

Date: Thursday July 25, 2024
Time: 5:30 PM – 7:30 PM
Location: 118 Holly Way, Pismo Beach
Member Cost: $80 per student
RSVP to kathrynskuisine@gmail.com by July 17th

Aug 8, 2024

Kathryn’s Kuisine
Authentic Greek Four Course Meal
5 Cities Women Network Member Only

Date: Thursday August 8, 2024
Time: 5:30 PM – 7:30 PM
Location: 118 Holly Way, Pismo Beach
Member Cost: $60 per guest
RSVP to kathrynskuisine@gmail.com by August 1st

August 13, 2024

Luncheon: 5 Cities Women’s Network Lunch

Date: Tuesday, Aug 13, 2024
Time: 11:30 AM – 1:15 PM PDT
Location: Rooster Creek Tavern

For Everybody

5 Cities Women’s Network Members

Our 5CWN members come from varied backgrounds and businesses. Click on the Membership link to learn more about our 5 Cities Women’s Network Members, along with the many businesses, and industries they represent.

5 Cities Women's Network President - Carol Chenot


5 Cities Women's Network Vice President - Jen Moore

Vice President

5 Cities Women's Network Treasurer - Mary Einkauf


Mary Einkauf
Jones & Einkauf
Tax & Accounting

5 Cities Women's Network Facilities - Sandy Nichols


5 Cities Women's Network Recording Secretary - Traci Bognuda

Recording Secretary

5 Cities Women's Network Programs - Tamara Jones Ramos


Tamara Jones Ramos
Jones & Einkauf
Tax & Accounting

5 Cities Women's Network Corresponding Secretary - Narlene Carter Keenan

Corresponding Secretary

Narlene Carter Keenan
Keller Williams Realty

5 Cities Women's Network Membership - Donna Milne


Donna Milne
1st Capital Bank

5 Cities Women's Network Social Media - Flo Mina

Social Media

5 Cities Women's Network Ambassador - Kellie Phillips


Kellie Phillips
Life Insurance Specialist | Farmers Insurance

5 Cities Women's Network Ambassador - Kathryn Arceneaux


Kathryn Arceneaux
Kathryn’s Kuisine

5 Cities Women's Network Ambassador - Alana Reynolds


Member - Ashley Marshall

Ashley Marshall

Member - Christin Brittingham

Christin Becker

Member - Charmaine Peterson

Charmaine Peterson

Member - Cynthia Lekas

Cynthia Lekas

Revive Body Contouring
& Simply Yummy

Member - Dr. Abiola Oladoke, PhD

Dr. Abiola Oladoke, PhD

5 Cities Women's Network Member - Elizabeth Head

Elizabeth Head

Member - Emilia Simoes

Emilia Simoes

Member - Heidi Brodmarkle-Brun

Heidi Brodmarkle-Brun

Member - Jackie Clendenen

Jackie Clendenen

Member - Kim Okerson, CPC

Kim Okerson, CPC

Physicians Business
Consultant, Inc.

Network Member - Linda Butler

Linda Butler

Modern Broker
Central Coast

Network Member - Teri Gambril

Teri Gambril

Arroyo Grande
Home and Garden

Network Member - Terry Merlo

Terry Merlo

New York Life

Network Member - Sandra Sansoni

Sandra Sansoni

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5 Cities Women’s Network Membership Application

You are invited to attend a luncheon meeting or a Women’s Network event to see how networking can benefit your business.

Become a member by filling out the membership application (form below). After submitting your application, you may either send your payment using the PayPal link below or mail a check to the address at the bottom of the application. Membership applications are also available at the monthly luncheon meetings and other Women’s Network functions.

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Contact Us

Connect with us to learn more about our network and how to get involved. Reach out today to join our community of empowered women!

Hours of Operation

Monday – Friday: 8 am – 4 pm
Saturday-Sunday: CLOSED


(805) 400-0017



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