United Way’s Women’s Leadership Society celebrated its 20th anniversary this year and hosted a special luncheon for its members. More than 400 women leaders and business executives from around the St. Louis region attended the luncheon at the Chase Park Plaza Hotel. The holiday luncheon featured special keynote speaker, Toby Johnson. Toby Johnson, a graduate of West Point and Harvard University, achieved the rank of Captain in the United States Army and served as a Longbow Apache helicopter pilot during the Iraq War. She is currently vice president and general manager of PepsiCo North America Nutrition. The Women’s Leadership Society has more than 3,500 members and was the first of its kind in the nation, now serving as a model for other United Way affiliates.