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Women’s Business Collaborative (WBC) would like to THANK YOU for attending our Rethinking and Accelerating Diversity and Women’s Leadership in Business event on May 17, 2023. Please see the replays of the entire event below.

Welcome Remarks

Lynne Born, Chief Practice Officer for Aspiriant, WBC Board Director
Gwen K. Young, CEO, Women Business Collaborative
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Gwen K. Young

CEO, Women Business Collaborative

Lynne Born

Lynne Borne

Chief Practice Officer for Aspiriant, WBC Board Director

Women Leading the Way

Leadership in the C-Suite

Dara Klein

Dara Klein

Managing Director, Kaplan Partners

Dr. Velma Deleveaux

Velma Deleveaux

Managing Partner, Veaux Solutions, LLC

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Subha Barry

President, Seramount

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Tiffany Douglas

SVP, Global Women’s Initiative and Underrepresented Talent Strategy Executive, Bank of America

Women Leading Boards

Ana Dutra

Ana Dutra

CEO, Mandala Global Advisors, WBC Board Director


Dan Hesse

Board Director, Akamai, WBC Board Director

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Anne Alonzo

Board Director, Potlatch Deltic, Feeding America; WBC Board Director

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Marta Newhart

Board Member, Page Society, Special Olympics

Corporate Tech Executives Leading the Way

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Tali Bray

EVP, CIO – Financial Services Innovation, Product Strategy & Development, People Strategy, Sustainability, Wells Fargo

Maria Lensing

Chief Strategy and Transformation Officer, Technology Team, Walgreens Boots Alliance

Ana Dutra

Joyce Brocaglia

Global Cybersecurity Practice Leader; CEO Diversified Search Group; Executive Women’s Forum

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Gina Papush

Chief Data Analytics, Bristol Myers Squibb

Women in the Workforce

Companies Adapting to a Changing Workforce


Shandrilya Lewis

Founder, The Brand Exec


Judy Sultan

Division Head, Marketing & Corporate Citizenship Division Head, Marketing & Corporate Citizenship, Aramco


Kimberly Saxton



Ashley Walvoord

Director – Performance, Assessment & Careers, Verizon

Building Engaged Employees


Shannon Bayer

Vice President Revenue, Linkage, Inc.


Eliana Nunez

Chief Diversity Officer, Cigna

Lisa Genovese

Lisa Genovese

President, Bottom line


Walton Price

Global Head of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion – Collins Aerospace, RTX


Dr. Rachel-Yvonne Talton

Founder and CEO, Synergy

Entrepreneurs Building Business

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Andrea Simon

CEO, Simon Associates Management Consultants (SAMC)


Theresa Harrison

Founder and President, George Street

DeLisa Guerrier

DeLisa Guerrier

Co-founder, Managing Partner, Storyville Gardens, Guerrier Development


Kelly Kolar

President and founder, Kolar + Kolar Experience Institute

Corporate Purpose

Leading Through Talent


Khalil Smith

Vice President, Inclusion, Diversity, and Engagemen , Akamai Technologies

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Paz Beatty

Director of Leadership Diversity, AT&T


Maureen Alphonse-Charles

Senior Vice President of Talent, Diversity, & Equity, Diversified Search Group


Lauren Herring

CEO, Founder, Impact Group

Commitment Through Your Brand

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Sharon Reynolds

President & CEO, DevMar Products and the DevMar Family of Companies, WBC Board Director

Jenifer Johnson

Jenifer Johnson

Director, Enterprise Associate Experience, Dealer Tire


Jetheda Hernandez

Senior Director, Strategic Partnerships & Programs, Senior Director, Strategic Partnerships & Programs National Minority Supplier Development Council (NMSDCHQ)


Lauren Tilstra

Chief of Staff & Executive Director, Strategic Communications, Verizon

Community Impact

Johanna Zeilstra

Jose Zeilstra

CEO, Gender Fair, WBC Board Director


Melissa Filipatos

Vice President, Channel Partnerships, Strategic Alliances, and Reseller Programs, Grainger


Adam Bliebtreau

Chief Marketing Officer, ASGN


Earl Newsome

CIO, Cummins

Closing Remarks

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Edie Fraser

Chair of the Board, WBC


Sandra Quince

CEO of Paradigm of Parity and Strategic Advisor to AceUp