ABWA Ad Astra Chapter

Topeka, KS  66601

Founded in 2001

Contact Elaine at ABWA.Ad.Astra@gmail.com

Our meetings are the 4th Wednesday of each month usually at The Celtic Fox, Topeka, KS.  Networking begins at 5:30 PM with dinner and the meeting starting at 6:00 PM.  Your only cost typically is your meal ordered from their entire menu. 

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Ad Astra is a member of the Kansas City Area Council which meets quarterly extending the reach for our members to network and develop ideas. 

Our members are representative of a diverse workforce. 
​Blue Apple Art LLC
​ Fairlawn Family Dentistry
​ GPW and Associates LLC
Jordan Essentials
​ Kansas Army National Guard
Mapes Administrative Services    

Nancy's Necessities
Office Helpline
Running Stitch
Stormont Vail

​  Tastefully Simple

​  and Retired professsionals


Our members include:

2014-2015 ABWA National President

2013-2014 ABWA National Vice President
2012-2013 ABWA District III Vice President
2014 Logistics Co-Lead for ABWA
          National Women’s Leadership Conference

2015, 2016, 2018 KCAC Communications Officer

​2017, 2024 KCAC Vice Chair

2020, 2021 KCAC Finance Officer

2022 Ambassador Co-Lead District III

2022, 2023 KCAC Chair

Join other professional women from all stages of their career to network and increase your knowledge.  Our meetings are open to visitors who want to learn more about ABWA and Ad Astra.  Each meeting includes a business relevant topic or speaker from area businesses and organizations. 

Elaine Boose, President           Marlene Conaway, Vice President

Jan Stewart Secretary               Tammy Mapes, Treasurer

​Danni Stallbaumer, Assistant Treasurer