CWE Boards

The volunteer Board of Directors, Emeritus Board, and Advisory Boards are a diverse group of leaders from New England who bring a variety of expertise to CWE and are committed to helping women prosper through entrepreneurship and business.

Board of Directors

Lisa Wood, Chair
Partner, Foley Hoag, LLP
Gabrielle "Gaby" King Morse
President & CEO, Center for Women & Enterprise
(617) 532-0260
Desiree Allen
Assistant Vice President, Regional and Community Outreach, Federal Reserve Bank of Boston
Maryalice DeCamp
Managing Director, EY
Jordan (Litke) Gauthier
Executive Director, Middle Market Technology & Disruptive Commerce, JP Morgan
Vicki Gray
CEO and Founder, New Chapter Home Improvement, LLC
Ellen Hoffman
Former President, Devonshire Custom Publishing
Robin Kramer
Vice President and Chief Accounting Officer, Biogen
Scott Landers
Chairman and CEO, Harver
Jaime Mahoney
CEO, Tea Forté
Naheed S. Malik
Senior Financial Advisor, American Tower Corporation
LiXin Olsen
Vice President of Global Tax, G-P
Stephanie Paré Sullivan
Managing Director, Chief Operating Officer and General Counsel, Charlesbank Capital Partners
Ann Ramakumaran
CEO, iTech Solutions
Jessica Rascionato
Head of Underwriting & Portfolio Management, Citizens Bank
Ashley Reichheld
Principal, Deloitte Consulting LLP
Doug Shaw
Former CEO & President, Monotype
Cindy Smith
Chief Financial Officer,
Matthew Steinkrauss
Partner, PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP
Constance S. Wright
President & CEO, CSWCFO
Sandra St Fleur Wright
Vice President of Talent and Equity, Boston Symphony Orchestra
Jennifer Zavala
Director - Tech & Venture Banking, First Republic Bank

CWE Emeritus Board

  • William Schawbel, Co-Chair, CEO and President, Schawbel Companies
  • Joel Adler
  • Maria Abernethy, Marketing Director, Deloitte
  • Elizabeth Ames
  • Karen Copenhaver
  • Michele Courton Brown, Chief Operating Officer, The Efficacy Institute
  • Karen Cartotto
  • Teresa I. Cavanagh, Executive Director, Global Banking Alliance for Women
  • Paula E. Chauncey, Managing Partner, Etre LLC
  • Lorrayne “Dina” Chu
  • Roslyn "Roz" Daum
  • John Doyle, U.S. Operations Training Director, UPS Northeast Atlantic Division
  • Janet Dunlap
  • Dave GusellaPartner, Kirkland & Ellis
  • Susan C. Hammond, Principal and Founder, scHammond Advisors
  • Joanne Jaxtimer, Senior Vice President and Director of Public Affairs, BNY Mellon
  • Carrie Johnson, Small Business Advisor
  • Dewitt Jones, Executive Vice President, Managed Assets President, and Solar Energy Advantage President, Boston Community Capital
  • Susan Keller, Esq., Founder, Entrepreneurial Executives, LLC
  • Mela Lew
  • Sandy Lish, Principal/Founder, The Castle Group
  • Jim Matheson, President & CEO, Oasys Water, Inc.
  • Kate Murtagh, Managing Director, Chief Compliance Officer, Harvard Management Company
  • Susan Penta
  • Jill C. Preotle, Director, Retroficiency, Inc.
  • Susan Rittscher
  • Victoria Sassine, Lecturer, Babson College
  • Chris Sheehan, Senior Director, Applause
  • Andrea Silbert, President, The EOS Foundation
  • Susan Hunt Stevens, Founder & CEO, WeSpire
  • Jackie Taylor
  • Yolanda Taylor, Managing Director, Seaward Management
  • Toni G. Wolfman

CWE Eastern Massachusetts - Advisory Board

  • Eddy DesirAVP Financial Education Specialist, Cambridge Savings Bank
  • Sofia Corcho Flores, Director of Entrepreneurship and Innovation, Association of Latino Professionals for America
  • Carolyn M. Jones, Market President and Publisher, Boston Business Journal
  • Caroline Kung, Manager of Strategic Initiatives, Women's Fund Boston
  • Ann Raider, CEO, Raider Consulting

CWE Central Massachusetts - Advisory Board

  • Ms. Chantel, Event Planner, President, Empowerment Coach, Mother, Entrepreneur
  • Suzanne Graham-AndersonFounder & CEO, Positively Suzanne
  • Jennifer HernandezCEO & Director of Strategic Marketing, GEM Marketing Solutions
  • Susan Johnson, Vice President, Middlesex Savings Bank
  • Marianne Lancaster, President, Lancaster Packaging
  • Kara Murphy, Integrad® Manager - U.S. Operations, UPS
  • Amanda J. Shuman, Esq., Attorney, DangerLaw, LLC
  • Lisa Spector, AVP, Director of Category Management, The TJX Companies, Inc.
  • Liora K. Stone, President, Precision Engineering Inc.

CWE New Hampshire - Advisory Board

  • Emily Erskine, President, ART Payroll
  • Heather Inyart, Executive Director, Media Power Youth
  • Cynthia Kalina-Kaminsky, President, Process & Strategy Solutions
  • Judith Maloy, Founder & CEO, Polaris Direct
  • Flo Nicholas, Esq., Founder and CEO, Get Tech Smart
  • Michele A. Popham, Vice President, District Executive, Northern MA-NH, Santander Bank
  • Amy Stewart, District HR Ops Manager, UPS Northeast District

CWE Rhode Island - Advisory Board

  • Tomás Avila, Associate Director, Division of Equity, Diversity & Inclusion, RI Department of Administration
  • Kara BernierMathematics & Programming Tutor,
  • Robin Dziuba, Senior Vice President, Merrill Lynch
  • Lexus FernandezFounder & CEO, Soulita
  • Gretta Jacobs, Development Director, American Heart Association
  • Olivia Katz, Director of New England Performance, National Grid
  • Sydnee Manley Ph.D., CPA, Finance Professor, Providence College
  • Enith MorilloPresident, Cadoret Global
  • Lisa Raiola, MPH, President and Founder, Hope & Main
  • Yemi SekoniPresident & CEO, Donahue Models * Talent

CWE Vermont - Advisory Board


  • Alexandra H. Clauss, Sharehold, Primmer Piper Eggleston & Cramer PC
  • Jody R. Cole, Region Manager Commercial Lending, SVPPeople's United Bank
  • Cairn G. Cross, Co-Founder and Managing Director, Fresh Tracks Capital
  • Lisa Groenveld, Co-Founder and Board Chair, Logic Supply, Inc.
  • Cristine Hammer, Hammer Consulting & Copywriting, LLC
  • Bonnie Pratt, Director of Energy Projects, Packertized Energy
  • Tyler RichardsonOperations Director, Chamber & Economic Development of the Rutland Region
  • Megan SullivanExecutive Director, Vermont Economic Progress Council