Our Team

WE draft testimony, rally students, secure grants, persuade legislators, mobilize advocates, share ideas with educators, design systems improvements and programs, brainstorm with business leaders, tweet and post, and passionately believe in a better future for all working women.

Linda Ballard

Senior Development Officer - Major Gifts

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Shirlondra Brooks

Senior Program Manager

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Amanda Collins

Manager of Engagement and Marketing

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Elizabeth Cunneen

Director of Finance and Administration

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Mary Kay Devine

Senior Director of External Affairs

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Cherita Ellens

CEO

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Valerie Harris

Marketing and Engagement Coordinator 

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Sarah Labadie

Associate Director of Policy

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Jessica Lawson

Senior Development Officer - Annual Giving and Events

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Sharmili Majmudar

Executive Vice President of Policy and Organizational Impact

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Judy Miyashita

Director of Marketing and Engagement

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Marisol Moreno

Office and Accounting Coordinator

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Christina Warden

Director of Policy

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Questions? Contact Us.

65 E. Wacker Place

Suite 1500

Chicago, IL 60601

Phone: (312) 782-3902 

Fax: (312) 782-5249

Email: info@womenemployed.org

Media Request?

WE welcome media inquiries, and WE have experts available who can talk about the issues that matter to working women.

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Need a keynote speaker, source for a news story, or someone to conduct a workshop in your organization? No one is better versed in the issues and policies that impact today’s working women than Women Employed experts.