The Relationships You Form Here

Help You Soar

With hundreds of members, CX represents the largest cross-section of women from throughout the Kansas City area — members include business owners, entrepreneurs, executives, managers, nonprofit professionals, civic leaders, and community volunteers. We bring women together in unparalleled fashion,  providing quality leadership development programming along with networking opportunities to advance both professional and personal growth.

Benefits of Membership

  • Hundreds of leadership programs a year with meals (when we are meeting in person)
  • Unparalleled networking
  • Personality Strengths Assessment
  • Job Board Access
  • ~60% Midwest Leadership Summit Discount
  • Exchange Circle programs
  • Access to Emerging Leaders program
  • WiSTEMM Committee
  • Exclusive Benefits from UMKC Bloch School of Management:

•  Complimentary seats to Executive Education Seminars

•  $1,000 off the 6-month Strategic Leadership certificate program

•  Scholarship opportunities for Professional and Executive MBA degrees. Please contact Julie Smith for details.


There’s no greater investment than your investment in you.

 Join Central Exchange and invest in advancing your career, your company and your community.

New Membership Dues! 

Now become a CX member for only $480/year — or $40/month — our best rate ever. Plus, we’ve removed our initiation fee. 

Annual membership may be paid monthly, quarterly, or annual installments



“It can be helpful to look outside of your own four walls and see that there are others who have similar struggles and are successful. I’ve found women who are open,” Cheryl notes, “who will share and provide great counsel.”

Read Cheryl’s member story >> 

“In the short amount of time I’ve been a member of Central Exchange, this organization has had more impact on my personal and professional life than I’ve had in 10 years of professional experience in the finance industry. It’s genuinely impacted all aspects of my life!”

Read Marissa’s member story >> 

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Curious to know more?

We’d love you to experience Central Exchange as a guest at one of our programs. Additionally, reach out to Mona Raglow, CX Director of Member Experience,, to discover more and ask all the questions you’d like.
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