at UC San Diego


Women In Business at UC San Diego aims to empower women of all backgrounds to become leaders in today's ever-changing world. Through business education, networking, mentorship, leadership development workshops, and social events, members will have the chance to join a community dedicated to helping one another succeed. By encouraging both professional and personal growth, WIB will give women pursuing business the chance to affect change not only within themselves and the university but in the world they seek beyond.





We believe in empowering all women to see themselves as leaders who are capable of breaking through any barriers they may face in the workplace.

We believe that both professional and personal growth are critical to helping women succeed in all areas of their lives.

We believe it’s important to instill in our members a sense of giving back, not just to their own community, but to the world around them.


We believe that support and encouragement are necessary to every person’s success, and aspire to create a community of people that provides that.

Message from Our President

Adya Mishra

22-23 President

Dear fellow women in business,

It is with great humility and honor that I have the pleasure of assuming the role of President of Women in Business at UCSD. I am deeply grateful for all of my predecessors and fellow members, who together built this outstanding support system for an underrepresented and underestimated group of people. 


In the 2022-2023 academic year, I am joined by my wonderful executive team, including Cailin Pullan, our EVP, and 16 brilliant execs across 5 committees, the largest number of executives we've had ... ever. Through our extensive board, we at WIB will build upon the organization's robust foundation to further our ability to catalyze your career readiness. I look forward to seeing how you all propel forward in your professional lives - there are many exciting projects we're working on and events we will host, and I cannot wait for you all to experience it. 


Lastly, I wanted to thank you for being a part of WIB. It is because of you that we are able to sustain this community - as a beacon of light amidst the storm of wondering and worrying about life after graduation. I am confident that the connections you build while you're here will last for life, and that you can rely on us even after you are no longer a student. Once a wibbie, always a wibbie! 


At your service,

Adya Mishra


"There is no limit to what we, as women, can accomplish."

Michelle Obama

Message from Our Members


Women in Business at UCSD is committed to creating an inclusive environment for all of our members and welcomes female-identifying and gender-marginalized folks of all backgrounds and experience levels. We acknowledge structural inequities that result in unequal access to opportunities and resources, and strive to create diverse representation both internally and through interactive events. We are committed to expanding our involvement in Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion principles and welcome any suggestions to make our community more welcoming.“

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