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
Vicki Gray
CEO and Founder, New Chapter Home Improvement, LLC
Dave Gusella
Partner, Kirkland & Ellis LLP
Ellen Hoffman
Former President, Devonshire Custom Publishing
Robin Kramer
Vice President and Chief Accounting Officer, Biogen
Jordan Litke
Executive Director, Middle Market Technology & Disruptive Commerce, JP Morgan
Naheed S. Malik
Senior Financial Advisor, American Tower Corporation
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,
Sandra St Fleur
Vice President for Equity, Inclusion, and Justice, Lesley University
Constance S. Wright
President & CEO, CSWCFO

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, Operations Manager, UPS Northeast Atlantic Division
  • Janet Dunlap
  • Susan C. Hammond, Principal and Founder, scHammond Advisors
  • Joanne Jaxtimer, Senior Vice President and Director of Pubblic 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, Women's Leadership Institute Executive in Residence, Bentley University

CWE Eastern Massachusetts - Advisory Board

  • Eddy DesirAVP Business Development Officer/Cash Management, Cambridge Savings Bank
  • Carolyn M. Jones, Market President and Publisher, Boston Business Journal
  • Caroline Kung, Manager of Strategic Initiatives, Women's Fund Boston
  • Julie Levin, Julie Levin Coaching and Consulting
  • Ann Raider, CEO, Raider Consulting

CWE Central Massachusetts - Advisory Board

  • Susan Johnson, Vice President, Middlesex Savings Bank
  • Marianne Lancaster, President, Lancaster Packaging
  • Ben Marshall, Branch Manager, Bank of America
  • 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.
  • Shelly Szmyt

CWE New Hampshire - Advisory Board

  • Gemma Dreher, VP & Senior Counsel, TD Bank
  • Emily Erskine, President, ART Payroll
  • Heather Invart, Executive Director, Media Power Youth
  • Cynthia Kalina-Kaminsky, President, Process & Strategy Solutions
  • Amy Madeira, District HR Ops Manager, UPS Northeast District
  • Judith Maloy, Founder & CEO, Polaris Direct
  • Michele A. Popham, Vice President, District Executive, Northern MA-NH, Santander Bank

CWE Rhode Island - Advisory Board

  • Amy Acampora
  • Stacy Couto, Vice President, External Affairs, Children's Friend RI
  • Robin Dziuba, Senior Vice President, Merrill Lynch
  • David Ferreira, Vice President/Relationship Manager, TD Bank
  • Pamela House, Project Controller, Gilbane Building Co.
  • Susan Keller Esq.
  • Joel E. Legon
  • Sydnee Manley Ph.D., CPA, Finance Professor, Providence College
  • Charles Newton
  • Carol O'Donnell, Owner, Emerald ReConstruction
  • Amanda Rubin, Territory Manager RI/MA, Giftcraft
  • Vanessa Toledo-Vickers, Community Development Manager, Citizens Bank
  • Linda Valentini, Vice President, Portfolio Manager, Coastway Community Bank

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
  • Sarah E. Richards, CPA, Audit Partner, Gallagher, Flynn & Company, LLP
  • Megan SullivanExecutive Director, Vermont Economic Progress Council