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Member Spotlights

Get to know Ellevate members — women who are leading the charge — and learn from their stories.

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Jenny Powers

Founder & CEO Running With Heels LLC

I’m a lifelong New Yorker that doesn’t believe in strangers, only people I haven’t met yet.

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Inez Tenenbaum

Attorney, Partner Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough LLP

My name is Inez Tenenbaum, and I am a partner with Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough LLP in the Columbia, South Carolina, and the Washington, D.C.

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Maxine Clark

Founder and Member, Board of Directors Build-A-Bear Workshop

I am Maxine Clark probably best known as the Founder of Build-A-Bear Workshop.

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Lina Taylor

Executive Director The Foundation for Teamwork

Lina Taylor, two-time Olympian in beach volleyball, Founder of MISSION SOAR, where high school student athletes learn crucial skills for success in c.

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Shannon McNulty

Principal Law Offices of Shannon P. McNulty

I’m an estate planning attorney and the founder of City Parents Legal Planning, a law firm that caters to the legal planning needs of parents with yo.

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Courtney Feider

Founder/Principal Adrian + Sabine

I am an interrupter. A disruptor. I have spent every day of my professional career creating, innovating, inventing, and re-inventing.

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Rachel Dicker

Luxury Travel Advisor Brownell Travel

My name is Rachel Dicker and I am a mother, wife and luxury travel advisor based in Austin, TX.

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Yvonne Thom

Co-Head of Sales Morgan Stanley

Yvonne Thom, Executive Director at Morgan Stanley.

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Deborah Buresh Jackson

Founder and CEO and

I am an entrepreneur, early stage investor and former investment banker.

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Wendy Merrill

Chief Rainmaker StrategyHorse Consulting Group

My name is Wendy Merrill and I live in the Northwest suburbs of Baltimore, Maryland with my husband and three children.

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Karina Schmitt Lund

Founder Winterspring

I started my own business after a successful carrier in investment banking in London.

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Kim Ann Curtin

Author Transforming Wall Street: A Conscious Path for a New Future

I’m the founder and CEO of“The Wall Street Coach”, an international executive coaching and leadership development firm.