Mentor Requirements

WIT’s Mentor-Protégé program gives experienced professionals the opportunity to give back to the next generation, helping them navigate career decisions to empower them to become leaders in their field. 

Our mentors get back as much as they give! Interacting with different generations and levels of experience widens their world view and introduces a new energy, improving their ability to lead.   

Mentor Requirements

  • Must be Director or equivalent position and have 15+ years in the workplace or significant experience owning a running a business
  • Must have at least 10 years of varied leadership experience
  • Must possess the following skills: listening, advocacy, teaching, and sharing
  • Must be able to expose others to opportunities and increase visibility
  • New Mentors must attend orientation upon initial acceptance into the program


We are always accepting applications for new mentors! Apply today


Mentor Applications are being Accepted!

Upcoming Adult Mentor-Protégé Program Sessions & Events

Tues, May 14, 2024
Mentor Protégé Program 51: Session 3
Sat, Jun 1, 2024
Mentor Protégé Program Networking Event
Tues, Jun 11, 2024
Mentor Protégé Program 51: Session 4/Graduation

Prospective Mentors & Protégés

Join the Mentor-Protégé mailing list so that you can receive the call for mentors emails and get notified when we open the Protégé application for each program.