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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

Myra Robinson
Myra Robinson

Community Success Coordinator

Megan Oliver
Megan Oliver

Social Media Associate


Chapter Officers

Julianne Suleski
Julianne Suleski

Madison, Wisconsin

Chapter Events Lead

Business Development Manager at Madison Club

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Laura Konort
Laura Konort

New York, NY

Chapter Young Professional Event Lead

Program Services Manager at Close Up Foundation

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Rana Nawas
Rana Nawas

Dubai, Dubai

Chapter Advisor

Creator & Host at When Women Win Podcast

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Jen Swanson
Jen Swanson

Minneapolis, Minnesota

Chapter Content Events Lead

Digital Transformation Consultant at Kicker Coaching

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Sedef Gunsur
Sedef Gunsur

Dubai

Chapter Chapter Corporate Liaison Lead

Executive Leadership Coach & Financial Wellness Coach at Galanthus

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Karen Freundlich

Chapter Events Co-Lead

Ellevate, Central NJ at Chapter Leader

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Laura  Nelson Carney

Chapter Co-President

Past Member

Senior Research Analyst, Asia-Pacific Healthcare at Sanford C. Bernstein

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Lucienne Glaser

Chapter Marketing Lead

Director of Business Development at Unconquered

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Nancy Galimi
Nancy Galimi

Charlotte, North Carolina

Chapter Treasurer

Co-Founder at Divergent IT, LLC

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Christina Lee

Chapter Event Co-Lead

Management Consultant - Technology & Retail at Propeller

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Molly Angel
Molly Angel

Seattle, Washington

Chapter Content Events Lead

Owner at Angel Change Management

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Emma Carbery
Emma Carbery

Dubai

Chapter Executive Events Lead

Group Head of HR at Creative Zone Group

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