• Professional ExcellenceWe strive to perform at the highest levels of quality and integrity.
  • Inclusive Environment – We believe in diversity and strive to reach beyond our core members to make improvements for the greater good.
  • Supportive Environment – We believe women are awesome, but we also recognize we need to come together to mentor, professionally develop, and support each other as our lives, careers, corporation, industry, and communities change.

President and Chair of the
Women's Leadership Program

Provide strategic guidance to ensure we are providing the right opportunities for women to excel at Appian & in in the industry.

President and Chair:

  • Kristin Barber – Regional Vice President

Executive Committee

Encourage and support committee leaders in the mission of attracting, retaining, and promoting women at Appian.


  • Annelise Dubrovsky – Principal Product Manager, Engineering
  • Debbie Moser – VP, Human Resources
Rachel Rater

Mentorship and Skills Committee

Enhancing personal and professional skills for the women of Appian.


  • Rachel Rater – Senior Quality Engineer
  • Bridget Haimberger – Regional Vice President

Industry and Leadership Committee

Develop industry knowledge and exposure for its members and the corporation as a whole.


  • Lang Ly – VP, Application Development
  • Cathy Lazarus – Senior Attorney

Networking and Events Committee

Increase knowledge sharing, facilitate conversations on relevant topics, and creating professional and personal growth opportunities through networking and events.


  • Kim Depuy – Manager of Operations

Marketing Committee

Promote awareness about the Women’s Leadership Program events and activities to the Appian employees, customers, & community.


  • Joanne Ku – Account Executive
  • Tricia Goose – Associate Recruiter

Lang Ly Receives Women in Technology Leadership Excellence Award

Women’s Leadership Program Perks

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Executive Lunches

Get more face time with Appian Executives in small group lunches
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Learn how to play the sport or better your swing with golf outings and classes
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Book Club

Meet monthly with other WLP members to discuss books and topics of interest
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Take an active role in spreading knowledge and best practices throughout Appian - be a mentor or a protégé!