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Our Team

Meet your Ellevate team! We are a dynamic group coming from diverse backgrounds and industries, and yet we can all agree on a few basic ideals. Women are awesome. Through networking and education, women can flourish. And by engaging and empowering professional women economically, we can activate a community of current and future leaders who have the power to change the world. We hope you'll join us on this exhilarating journey.

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Maricella Herrera Avila
Maricella Herrera Avila

VP Operations & Strategy

Allison Matejczyk
Allison Matejczyk

Senior Director of Corporate Partnerships

Rebecca Spitzer
Rebecca Spitzer

Director of Product

Ben Sochar
Ben Sochar

Technical Lead

Sam Giannangeli
Sam Giannangeli

Operations Lead

Madeline Kelley
Madeline Kelley

Enterprise Account Manager

Sivi Ananthasingam
Sivi Ananthasingam

Enterprise Relationship Manager

Johanna Pulgarin
Johanna Pulgarin

Program Manager

Samantha Schwarz
Samantha Schwarz

Product Lead

Jess Matley
Jess Matley

Chapter Program Lead

Raquel Ugalde
Raquel Ugalde

Chapter Program Manager

Laura Ackerman
Laura Ackerman

Marketing Lead

Amanda Chiu
Amanda Chiu

Designer

Nikki Elechi
Nikki Elechi

Events Coordinator

Christina Murphy
Christina Murphy

Customer Success Associate

Natasha Gitlin
Natasha Gitlin

Full Stack Engineer

Myra Robinson
Myra Robinson

Community Success Coordinator


Chapter Officers

Gillian Johnson
Gillian Johnson

Ardmore, PA

Chapter Advisor

COO at Envision2bWell

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Angela Hosking
Angela Hosking

Charlotte, North Carolina

Chapter Co-President

Owner at Her One Tribe, LLC.

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Sheryl Johnson, MBA
Sheryl Johnson, MBA

Pittsburgh, PA

Chapter Sponsorship Lead

Founder at BD-PRo Marketing

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Paulette Evans
Paulette Evans

Raleigh, North Carolina

Chapter Co-President

Senior Business & Quality Improvement Leader - Revenue Cycle at UNC Health

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Analisa Schaaf, CFA
Analisa Schaaf, CFA

Los Angeles, California

Chapter New Member Lead

Senior Manager at Andersen, Valuation Services

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Emma Porter
Emma Porter

Denver, Colorado

Chapter Co-President

UX Designer at UX Designer

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Nichole Wright
Nichole Wright

Los Angeles, CA

Chapter Executive Events Co-Lead

Event Consultant at Freelance Event Planner/Producer

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Jill Barcelona
Jill Barcelona

San Francisco, CA

Chapter Achiever Co-Lead

Financial Analyst at Google

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Susan MacDonald
Susan MacDonald

Garden City, NY

Chapter Co-President

Licensed Sales Agent at Daniel Gale Sotheby Real Estate

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Alice Msachi, CPA
Alice Msachi, CPA

West Chester, Ohio

Chapter Membership Acquisition Lead

CEO and Owner at NKC Accounting LLC

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Karen Freundlich

Chapter Events Co-Lead

Ellevate, Central NJ at Chapter Leader

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Janice Gorman-Weiss
Janice Gorman-Weiss

Cincinnati, OH

Chapter Events Co-Lead

Founder at HearMyRoar.org

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