Women of Color Business Summit

October 16, 2024 l 8:00 AM-5:00 PM


Katishia Gallishaw

Expert CFO Services for Small Business | KG Virtual CFO

Katishia is an accounting professional with over 20 years of experience in companies ranging from startups to Fortune 100 to nonprofits and religious organizations. She is also active in community organizations, serving as a mentor and tutor in Springfield Public Schools, and participates on various Boards and Advisory Councils. She holds a B.S.B.A. and M.S. in Accounting (‘02/G’10) from Western New England University, and a Master of Arts in Spiritual Formation from Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary (Hamilton). As CEO and Founder of KG Virtual CFO, Katishia is committed to supporting her clients in reaching their goals.


Dr. Sheri-ann McLean

Founder & CEO, McLean Coaching and Consulting, LLC

Dr. Sher-ann McLean

Dr. Sheri-Ann McLean, founder and CEO of McLean Coaching and Consulting, leverages over 12 years of experience in coaching, training, and community development to empower individuals and organizations. Born and raised in Jamaica, her passion for helping others ignited at an early age. Dr. McLean's expertise in team building, leadership development, and community engagement is enriched by her diverse background and work in both Jamaica and the US. Outside of work, she cherishes time with family, church, and community activities, along with travel and writing.