Board of Directors & Advisory Council

The WPO has assembled a dynamic and accomplished group of individuals to serve on the Board of Directors and the Advisory Council, offering the potential to increase opportunities available to WPO membership and to grow the WPO as an organization.

WPO Board of Directors

  • Roz Alford (Secretary)
    ASAP Solutions Group LLC
  • Susan Phillips Bari (Treasurer)
    Douglas Elliman
  • Beth Bronfman
    View The Agency
  • Marsha Firestone, Ph.D.
    Women Presidents' Organization
  • Margery Kraus (Chair)
    APCO Worldwide, Inc.
  • Sharon Lechter
    Pay Your Family First
  • Leslie Meingast
  • Judi Sheppard Missett
    Jazzercise, Inc.
  • Shirley Moulton (Vice Chair)
    The ACADEMi of Life
  • Julie Betwee
  • Annette M. Hazapis
  • Denise C. Evans
    IBM Corporation
  • Tahir Ayub
    PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP
  • Laurie Sinclair
    Centre for Women in Business
  • Judith Goldkrand
    Wells Fargo
  • Lisa LaFave
  • Jennifer Riley
  • Allyson Botto
    Avis Budget Group
  • Robin Pulford
    American Airlines
  • Patricia Thomas
    Thomas Coaching Co.
  • Rosa Alfonso-McGoldrick
    American Express Company
  • Peggy Turner
  • Beth Marcello
    PNC Bank
  • Phyllis Newhouse
    Xtreme Solutions, Inc.
  • Lisa Schiffman
  • Donna Hegdahl
    The TransSynergy Group
  • Susan Brown
    BMO Bank of Montreal
  • Michele C. Meyer-Shipp
  • Racquel Harris
    Sam's Club
  • Ana Alleguez
    Alleguez Architecture
  • Christine M. Owens
    UPS (Retired)
  • Dino Signore
    Edward Lowe Foundation
  • Meryl Unger (Counsel)
    Katsky Korins, LLP
  • Linda Hamilton (CPA) 
    Linda Hamilton, CPA LLC
  • Janice Bryant Howroyd 
    Act 1 Group
  • Kathie Okun
    The Okun Group
  • Maril MacDonald
    Gagen MacDonald
  • Claudia Mirza
  • Michele Bailey
    Blazing Design Inc.

WPO Advisory Council

  • Heidi Berenson
    Berenson Communications, Inc.
  • Laurie McDonald Jonsson
    Stellar International
  • Marilyn Carlson Nelson
    Carlson Companies
  • Ebony Kirkland
    EBONY Marketing Systems, Inc.
  • Yvonne Campos
    Campos Market Research
  • Nancy Griffin
    Blackmont Capital Inc.
  • Lou Kerr
    The Kerr Foundation, Inc.
  • Mindy Goodfriend
    Cool & Useful Products LLC
  • Janice Bryant
    Howroyd Act 1 Group
  • Rhona Levine Ruben
    RLR & Associates Inc.
  • Christy Martin
    Compensation Solutions
  • Tracy Myers
    Art Institute of California

2016 Statistics

Our members have an average of:

million in annual revenues
years in business
WPO fact sheet

The total aggregate represents:

$22 billion in annual revenues
168,000 employees
39,000 years in business

Membership benefits