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Member Successes.

Our members' successes are a source of inspiration to everyone in the Ellevate community.


Selena Ramkeesoon Promoted to Adjunct Associate Professor

​Dr. Selena Ramkeesoon has been promoted to Adjunct Associate Professor at the University of Maryland Global Campus (​UMGC).

Diane DiResta's Book Knockout Presentations hits #1 on Book Bub

Diane DiResta's signature book reached #1 on November 14th on Book Bub.

Andrea Driessen Speaks at an Ellevate Entrepreneur Roundtable

Andrea Driessen recently spoke at an Ellevate Entrepreneur Roundtable, titled Beyond the Black Box of TEDx.

Sanya Rizvi Interviewed on the Women Working in Wealth Podcast

Sanya Rizvi was recently interviewed on the Women Working in Wealth Podcast, episode 12: Becoming a Better Leader with Sanya Rizvi.

LaShawnda Rodgers Speaks at Mentor Me Collective

"Great things happen when you step out of your comfort zone. Never be afraid to be the person you always dreamed of."

Deepa Ramsunder is a Finalist for the GRC Ambassador of the Year Award

Deepa Ramsunder has been shortlisted as a finalist for the GRC Ambassador of the Year category as part of the Women in Governance, Risk and Compliance Awards.

Jennefer Witter Presents on DEI at Top-Tier Venues

Jennefer Witter continues to educate audiences on implicit bias, as she announces successful presentations on DEI at top-tier venues.

Diane DiResta Ranks in the Top 20 Courses on LinkedIn

Speaking Confidently and Effectively, a LinkedIn Course by Diane DiResta with Pete Mokaitis made the Top 20 Most Popular Courses on Linkedin for a 2nd consecutive year.

Sonya Smith-Valentine Named One of the Top 10 Most Inspiring CEOs in Business by CIO Views Magazine

CIO Views Magazine has named Sonya Smith-Valentine, CEO of Financially Fierce, LLC to its list of the Top 10 Most Inspiring CEOs in Business.

Tez Roro Joins West Essex YMCA Board of Directors

Tez Roro named YMCA Board of Directors.

Jennefer Witter Earns Second Certificate in Racial Equity Space

Chapter Leader Jennefer Witter, a recognized public speaker, recently earned a certificate from Northwestern University's Leading Racial Equity and Inclusion in Organization program.

Jennefer Witter Signs the Global Liver Institute as The Boreland Group Client

Jennefer Witter recently signed the Global Liver Institute ( as a new client for her PR agency, The Boreland Group. The firm will assist in growing the non-profit's brand.