Our Board of Directors

They enlist friends, family, and colleagues; chair committees; host meetings; crunch numbers; strategize; and generously provide support, guidance, talent, and advice.

Kathleen M. Boege
Executive Vice President, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary
Wintrust Financial Corporation

Lydia Bueschel – Secretary
Partner
Valentine Austriaco & Bueschel, P.C.

Mary Gardner
Vice President, Business Resilience
Zurich

Deborah Golden – Vice Chair
Executive Vice President, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary
GATX Corporation

Nancy Hannon
Global Executive Creative Director
Ogilvy

Harriet Harty
Executive Vice President, Human Resources
Allstate Insurance

Shannon Hobbs
Head of Human Resources for Commercial Banking
JPMorgan Chase
 
Elizabeth Kenefick
Program Manager, Population Health
American Hospital Association
 
Marjorie Loeb
Partner
Mayer Brown LLP
 
Jennifer Mason
Vice Chancellor for Legislative and Community Affairs
City Colleges of Chicago
 
Jennifer McMahon
ComEd Director of HR Operations and Talent Acquisition
Exelon Corporation
 
Susan Mendelsohn
Chief Executive Officer
Mendelsohn Legal, Inc.
 

“I invest my time with Women Employed because they are a great group of thoughtful, committed people who are dedicated to making lasting change.”

- Harriet Harty

“I believe that all working women deserve economic security, and getting involved with Women Employed allows me to be part of the solution.”

- Lydia Bueschel

 
Ambar Mentor-Truppa – Chair, Advocacy Council
Vice President of Communications
Sargent Shriver National Center on Poverty Law
 
Lisa J. PattisChair
President
Next Chapter Holdings, LP
 
Anjali Reddy
Director, Internal Communications
Grainger


Elena Robinson
Senior Producer
Energy BBDO

Laurie Rompala
Of Counsel 
Valentine Austriaco & Bueschel, P.C.

Lisa Snow – Treasurer
Managing Director, Dispute Consulting
Duff & Phelps, LLC

Teresa Soppet
AWM, First Vice President - Financial Advisor, Portfolio Manager - Portfolio Focus
RBC Wealth Management

Deborah L. Thorne Vice Chair
Bankruptcy Judge
United States Bankruptcy Court

Lynn Watkins-Asiyanbi Vice Chair
Associate General Counsel
JBT