Our Leadership

The Women's Fund would not be able to do its work without the guidance and involvement of active volunteers who serve on the Board of Directors, Advisory Council, and supporting committees.

2021 Board of Directors

  • Fareen Bacchus
    Marketing, Events, & Resource Development
  • Natasha Catellanos  
  • Shereen Gomaa  
  • Katherine Acenas
    Membership Committee Chair
  • Emily Averill
    Treasurer, Finance Committee Chair 
  • Phyllis Britnell
    Grants Committee Chair
  • Anna Marie Carr-Reinhard  
  • Gwenn Clements
    Chair
  • Elizabeth Dam-Regier  
  • Lawren Desai
    Secretary
  • Lori Fuller
    Vice Chair
  • Claudia Kennedy
    Marketing, Events, & Resource Development  
  • Elizabeth Lees
    Research, Education & Advocacy Co-Chair
  • Cheraton Love
    Research, Education & Advocacy Co-Chair
  • Amy Lytle  
  • Lisa Purcell
    Marketing, Events, & Resource Development
  • Mae Rodney  
  • Shaheen Towles
    Membership Committee  
  • Gloria Wilson
    Marketing, Events, & Resource Development Chair

Advisory Council

  • Michelle Cook 
  • Lynn Eisenberg 
  • Tonya Deem 
  • Kathy Hoyt 
  • Mary Jamis   
  • Martha Logemann 
  • Margaret Scales 
  • Claudia Schaefer 
  • Janie Wilson 

Staff

Andrea Hulighan
Director, Strategic Initiatives
ahulighan@wsfoundation.org
(336) 714-3467
Shamika Starke
Manager, Strategic Initiatives
sstarke@wsfoundation.org
(336) 714-3453