TEMPO is an invitation only, peer-to-peer organization in greater Madison that connects women leaders with diverse backgrounds and experience to support, advise, learn and create relationships with one another.
TEMPO membership is comprised of approximately 235 women of executive and leadership positions in the Madison area community.
New members are generally invited to join on a quarterly basis. Any current TEMPO member(s) may nominate a woman for membership, the Membership Committee review the nomination at the next quarterly committee meeting. The Board of Directors review the nominees recommended by the Membership Committee.
TEMPO Madison members should meet the following criteria:
10+ years professional experience
5+ years executive level professional experience
Decision-making responsibility for staff and budget, including the size of staff and budget
Direct access to the organization's top executive
Leadership in professional and/or civic organizations
In addition, the Membership Committee and Board of Directors are responsible for balancing the membership to ensure a wide range of members, diverse in terms of industry, professional background, company/organization, racial, ethnic, and cultural diversity.