2017-2018 Board of Directors

Denise Valz

President

Trixy Walker

VP of Resource Development

Monica Manolas

VP of Community Outreach

Chanda Fuller

VP Programs & Education

Julie Swindler

Secretary

Michele Gurto

Treasurer

Genevieve George

Treasurer-Elect

Lori Fischer

Immediate Past President

Amy Brand

Director

Sophia Eccleston

Director

Cecilia Hudnet

Director

Kimberly Lea

Director

Amy Morse

Director

Laurie Pfeil

Director

Jennifer Rodriguez

Director

Misty Travani

Director

Liv Vesely

Director

Salesia Smith-Gordon

Of Counsel

Past Presidents

The EWPB Past Presidents have created a legacy for us in leading the way for EWPB involvement in community service, and advancing the progress of women in our society.

  • 2016-2017 Lori Fischer
  • 2015-2016 - Sandra Close Turnquest
  • 2014-2015 Charlotte Pelton
  • 2013-2014 Minx Boren
  • 2012-2013 Ellen J. Block, Esq.
  • 2011-2012 Monica Manolas
  • 2010-2011 Regina Bedoya
  • 2009-2010 Virginia Spencer
  • 2008-2009 Deborah J. Jaffe
  • 2007-2008 Pat Fitzgerald
  • 2006-2007 Marilyn Moore
  • 2005-2006 Pamela Payne
  • 2004-2005 Terry Gearing
  • 2003-2004 Joyce Elden
  • 2002-2003 Dorothy Jacks
  • 2001-2002 Michele Gurto
  • 2000-2001 Cynthia Jackson
  • 1999-2000 Nancy Lewis Heins
  • 1998-1999 Mimi Howard
  • 1997-1998 Nancy H. Goldman
  • 1996-1997 Gayle A. Landen
  • 1995-1996 Toby Chabon Berger
  • 1994-1995 Dee Phelps
  • 1993-1994 Dorothy A. Bradshaw
  • 1992-1993 Abbey Hairston
  • 1991-1992 Ellen L. Bainer
  • 1990-1991 Rita B. Craig
  • 1989-1990 Barbara L. Allan
  • 1988-1989 Beverly Pope Sears
  • 1987-1988 Kathy Adams
  • 1986-1987 Fran Hathaway
  • 1985-1986 Jan Ecclestone Colby*
  • 1984-1985 Julie Noble
  • 1983-1984 Pat Pepper*
  • 1982-1983 Cynthia Allen Gracey* (Founder)
  • *Deceased

2017-2018 Executive Women Committee Listings

  • EWPBF President Denise Valz
    Foundation Manager Michele M. Messina

  • Membership Committee:

    Chairwoman Trixy Walker
    Co-Chair Jessica Gruber

  • Programs Committee

    Chairwoman Katie Newitt
    Co-Chair Denise Mariani

  • Scholarship Committee

    Chairwoman Pamela Payne

  • Kwasman Committee

    Chairwoman Harreen Bertisch
    Co-Chair Virginia Spencer

  • Technology Committee

    Chairwoman Julie Swindler

  • Marketing Committee

    Chairwoman Terry Gearing

  • WILA Committee

    Chairwoman Trixy Walker
    Co-Chair Tammy O’Rourke

  • Finance Committee

    Chairwoman Michele Gurto
    Co-Chair Genevieve George

  • PR Consultant

    CKM Consultants