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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

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

Myra Robinson
Myra Robinson

Community Success Coordinator

Megan Oliver
Megan Oliver

Social Media Associate


Chapter Officers

Livia Ching-Gerring
Livia Ching-Gerring

Vallejo, CA

Chapter Advisor

Executive Director - West at Ascend Leadership

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Selena Ramkeesoon, DM, MBA
Selena Ramkeesoon, DM, MBA

Silver Spring, Maryland

Chapter Co-President

CEO | Founder at DualStar LLC

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Doreen Castaner
Doreen Castaner

San Juan, San Juan

Chapter Advisor

Investors Services Hub at Wealth Advisor

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Connie Kuhlman
Connie Kuhlman

Bloomington, IN

Chapter Co-President

Talent Value Advisor & Strengths Coach at Accenture

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Puja Mehta
Puja Mehta

Denver, CO

Chapter Operations Lead

Senior Business Consultant at Ernst & Young

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Charmaine Farber
Charmaine Farber

Scottsdale, AZ

Chapter Events Co-Lead

Director, Learning Futures Initiatives at Arizona State University

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Pooja Kanther
Pooja Kanther

Mumbai, MH

Chapter Chapter Officer

Past Member

NA at NA

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Erika Coombs
Erika Coombs

Scottsdale, AZ

Chapter Member Acquisition Co-Lead

Director at Stifel

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Laura Yunger
Laura Yunger

Chicago, IL

Chapter Treasurer

CEO at Saltare Solutions, LLC

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Rachel Mehta
Rachel Mehta

Berkeley Heights, New Jersey

Chapter Marketing Lead

Founder / Marketing Consultancy at Heights Marketing, a division of Core Latitude LLC

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Mariam Jacob
Mariam Jacob

Houston, TX

Chapter Membership Lead

Director Of Operations at Allergy and Asthma Clinics of Houston

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Magen Koepp, CPA
Magen Koepp, CPA

Forest Lake, MN

Chapter Co-President

Principal at Olsen Thielen

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