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

(312) 448-7647

Shirlondra Brooks

Senior Program Manager

(312) 448-7656

Elizabeth Cunneen

Director of Finance and Administration

(312) 448-7625

Mary Kay Devine

Senior Director of External Affairs

(312) 448-7794

Cherita Ellens

President and CEO

(312) 574-3194

Christina Green

Christina Green

Program Specialist

312-820-1158

Carolina Gonzales

Carolina Gonzales

Advancement/Executive Assistant

312-584-1335

Corinne Kodama

Policy Analyst

(312) 585-7836

Sarah Labadie

Associate Director of Policy

(312) 620-1786

Jorian Lewke

Development Coordinator

(312) 625-0965

Ximena Leyte Escalante

Marketing and Engagement Coordinator

(312) 584-1326

Sharmili Majmudar

Executive Vice President of Policy and Organizational Impact

(312) 702-2474

Judy Miyashita

Director of Marketing and Engagement

(312) 724-5202

Marisol Moreno

Office and Accounting Coordinator

(312) 767-6032

Christina Perez

Director of Development

(312) 767-6489

Amanda Sousa

Manager of Engagement and Marketing

(312) 796-8262

Christina Warden

Director of Policy

(312) 801-8942

Lauren Wheeler

Policy/Organizational Impact Assistant

(312) 815-8952

Questions? Contact Us.

1 E. Wacker Drive

Suite 3110

Chicago, IL 60601

Phone: (312) 782-3902 

Fax: (312) 782-5249

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