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Member Spotlights.

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


Cady North, CFP®

Founder and CEO North Financial Advisors LLC

I'm the founder of North Financial -- a boutique financial planning firm that specializes in helping women dream big and get their finances on track.

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Monica Garrido

Founder Footprint IQ

My name is Monica Garrido and I am an experienced marketing professional with a passion for making an impact in my world.

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Yuliya Falkovich

CTO/Technology Advisor Garnet News

I am a senior software engineer and manager. My career in technology of 19 years spans financial, news media industries and technology startups.

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Lydotta Taylor

Founder & President The EdVenture Group

I am the Founder and President of The EdVenture Group and L-evation, LLC. I am an entrepreneur, a teacher, a motivator and a change agent.

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Elizabeth Dodson

Co-Founder | Business Development | Sales & Marketing HomeZada

As a co-founder of a consumer technology startup, my focus is on the continued efforts to grow my company, HomeZada while also helping and mentoring .

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Vanessa  Chan

Professor, Angel Investor & motivational speaker Penn & Robin Hood Ventures

After 14 years in the corporate world, I took the plunge to become an entrepreneur. Exactly one year ago I founded re.

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Jeanne Bliss

President Customer Bliss

Hi, my name is Jeanne Bliss. My career has been carved out of passion, luck and timing.

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Jennet Robinson Alterman

CEO J. Robinson Alterman LLC

I am a women's rights advocate in Charleston, South Carolina, and currently involved with several organizations.

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Beth Neesham

Wealth Advisor Morgan Stanley

My name is Beth Neesham and I am passionate about helping clients and prospects reach their financial goals with thoughtful planning and tax-sensitiv.

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Mercedes Ozcan-Altman, Esq.

Executive Director JFK Airport Chamber of Commerce

My name is Mercedes Altman. I am an entrepreneur, attorney and speaker with expertise in the Travel and Aviation Industries.

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Nana Dooreck

Advisor/Investor Angel Investor

I am the founder of Rubicore, a human resources technology consultancy focused on helping companies improve current employee processes and discover n.

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Kathleen Murphy

Founder Kámen Road

I am the founder of Kámen Road, a travel and work bag collection dedicated to sustainable design and ethical business practices.

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