THE WBC TEAM

Marianne Shearer

Entreprenueral senior non-profit professional with broad experience in management, strategic communications, business development and fundraising focused on gender equity, healthcare, girls’ education, reproductive health and rights and conservation. Talent for

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Entreprenueral senior non-profit professional with broad experience in management, strategic communications, business development and fundraising focused on gender equity, healthcare, girls’ education, reproductive health and rights and conservation. Talent for

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MK Smith

MK holds a B.A. in Arab and Islamic Studies, as well as Political Science, from Villanova University and a M.A. in Arab Studies from Georgetown University’s Center for Contemporary Arab

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MK holds a B.A. in Arab and Islamic Studies, as well as Political Science, from Villanova University and a M.A. in Arab Studies from Georgetown University’s Center for Contemporary Arab

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Monica Mizzi

Monica Mizzi (she/her) brings a wealth of experience and a passion for women’s empowerment to the WBC, joining from her role as the previous strategic partnership’s senior manager at The

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Monica Mizzi (she/her) brings a wealth of experience and a passion for women’s empowerment to the WBC, joining from her role as the previous strategic partnership’s senior manager at The

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Brett Taylor

Brett Taylor is the Senior Director of Programs for the Women Business Collaborative.  Previously, he was the Chief Member Engagement Officer at The Executives’ Club of Chicago where he was

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Brett Taylor is the Senior Director of Programs for the Women Business Collaborative.  Previously, he was the Chief Member Engagement Officer at The Executives’ Club of Chicago where he was

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Holly Fiorillo

Holly Fiorillo is a passionate professional who loves to stay active and connected with her family. She was born in Chehalis, Washington, but now calls Chandler, Arizona, home alongside her

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Holly Fiorillo is a passionate professional who loves to stay active and connected with her family. She was born in Chehalis, Washington, but now calls Chandler, Arizona, home alongside her

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Gwen K. Young

Gwen K. Young is the CEO of Women Business Collaborative (WBC). She is also a Visiting Scholar at the Elliot School of International Affairs, George Washington University, and former Director

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Gwen K. Young is the CEO of Women Business Collaborative (WBC). She is also a Visiting Scholar at the Elliot School of International Affairs, George Washington University, and former Director

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Elizabeth Blockman

Elizabeth Blockman joined the team at Women Business Collaborative with over a decade of social justice and advocacy experience. With a background in leadership development, education, and organizing, she is

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Elizabeth Blockman joined the team at Women Business Collaborative with over a decade of social justice and advocacy experience. With a background in leadership development, education, and organizing, she is

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Dana Boyer

Dana is the manager of the Development and events Manager at Women Business Collaborative. Dana has worked in development, fundraising, and project management since obtaining her Bachelor of Business degree

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Dana is the manager of the Development and events Manager at Women Business Collaborative. Dana has worked in development, fundraising, and project management since obtaining her Bachelor of Business degree

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WBCFasterTogether Series: Building the Movement – 2021 and Beyond

Gwen Young, WBC COO, and Edie Fraser, WBC CEO, hosted the final #WBCFasterTogether session of 2021 on December 16th, 2021! Gwen and Edie summarized the progress and achievements of the

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Gwen Young, WBC COO, and Edie Fraser, WBC CEO, hosted the final #WBCFasterTogether session of 2021 on December 16th, 2021! Gwen and Edie summarized the progress and achievements of the