Staff and Board

Staff Leadership

Sharlise Smith-Rodriguez

Executive Director

Diamond E. Mullings

Director of Programs

Monica Spears, Director of Development

Monica Spears

Director of Development

Wise Women

We are grateful to have a strong and mighty team of Wise Women serving in an advisory capacity at Girls Inc. Westchester. This group consists of the founding members of Girls Inc. Westchester and former Board Members that continue to be dedicated and passionate about the mission of GIWC and active in the support of the organization.

Board of Directors

Fiona Bruder


President, Americas, George P. Johnson Experience Marketing

Andrene Smith


Managing Counsel, Government Affairs, BNY Mellon

Karen Buonocore


Chief Education & Training Officer, Nuve 9, Inc.

Janine Buis


President and Co-Founder, GrowthTera

Joan Bluestone Landorf

EVP, Axis Promotions

Anne E. Coyle

Founder & PresidentPliant eCommerce Consulting

Patty Franco

Founder and CEO, Patty Franco Coaching

Andrea Gilman

SVP, MasterCard

Entela Hana

US Chief Financial Officer, Sompo International

Shari Griffin

Director, Strategic Initiatives PMO, Verizon

Julie Kinch

CEO, JK Leadership Advisors

Kimberly Logan

Former Interim Executive Director

Kimberly Pennington

Market/Event Coordinator, Key Bank

Rhona Ramsay

Counsel, Wellington Management Company