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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

VP of Product & Technology

Ben Sochar
Ben Sochar

Technical Lead

Sam Giannangeli
Sam Giannangeli

Operations Lead

Madeline Kelley
Madeline Kelley

Enterprise Account 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

Christina Murphy
Christina Murphy

Customer Success Associate

Myra Robinson
Myra Robinson

Community Success Coordinator

Megan Oliver
Megan Oliver

Marketing Associate

Rachel Cohen
Rachel Cohen

Enterprise Relationship Manager


Chapter Officers

Meg Collins
Meg Collins

Chicago, IL

Chapter New Member Lead

President and CEO at New England Research & Management, Inc.

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Gayle Doud
Gayle Doud

Boulder, Iowa

Chapter Marketing Lead

Product Manager at JumpCloud

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Mary Simmons, PHR, SHRM-CP
Mary Simmons, PHR, SHRM-CP

Lloyd Harbor, NY

Chapter Events Co-Lead

Director of HR Consulting; PHR at Portnoy, Messinger,Pearl and Associates, Inc.

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Ann Freeman
Ann Freeman

Chicago, IL

Chapter Community Influence Co-Lead

Morgan Stanley Wealth Management at Financial Advisor

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Carol Walkner
Carol Walkner

Cincinnati, OH

Chapter Member Acquisition Lead

Director of Energy at The Power & Light Company

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Patricia Froyo-McCarty

Chapter Event Co-Lead

President at Pati Froyo Coaching & Consulting LLC

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Canice Lim Helbig

Chapter Officer

Past Member

Digital Retail Systems Manager at Cathay Pacific Airways

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Meagan Madill
Meagan Madill

Toronto, ON

Chapter Event Lead

owner at curated by m

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Sarah Leonard
Sarah Leonard

Philadelphia, PA

Chapter Membership Lead

Owner/Founder at Sarah Q Leonard

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Johanna P.
Johanna P.

New York, NY

Chapter Membership Lead

Program Manager at Ellevate Network

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Brittany Kraycirik

Chapter Marketing Lead

Regional Product Manager at Zwilling

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Patrice Beiswanger
Patrice Beiswanger

Austin, TX

Chapter Membership Lead

Patient Acquisition Specialist at PatientPop

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