Board of Directors

2017-2018 Women in Development Board of Directors

Front Row (left to right): Marla Kannel, Louisa Macy, Katie Kozin, Meghan Seidman, Andrea Finnerty, Zena Lum, Amy Gingle, Katrina Foster. Back Row (left to right): Katie Quakenbush Spiegel, Gale Druga, Lindsey Cimochowski, Stacia Silvia, Laurie Way, Kellen Epstein, Danielle Dugan Not pictured: Linda Gallinaro, Bridget Keane, Sarah Leaf-Hermann, Laurie Maranian, Tracy Marshall, Donna Tyson.

Executive Committee

President

Andrea Finnerty (Term of Office: 2017-2019)

Vice President, Program 

Kellen Epstein (Term of Office: 2016-2018) Director, Annual Giving; Leadership Giving Officer,  MIT Sloan

Vice President, Brand

Bridget Keane (Term of Office: 2017-2019) Chief of External Engagement, Citizen Schools

Vice President, Leadership

Tracy Marshall (Term of Office: 2017-2019) , Senior Vice President, Executive Search Services, Development Guild DDI

Clerk

Marla Kannel (Term of Office: 2017-2019) Founder, Creative Development Strategies

Treasurer

Donna Tyson, (Term of Office: 2017-2019) Associate Director, Corporate and Foundation Relations, Tufts University

President Ex-Officio

Meghan Seidman (Term of Office: 2017-2019) Chief of Staff, Koya Leadership Partners


WID Committees – Committee Descriptions

Communications & Marketing

Laurie Maranian, Co-Chair (Term of Office: 2017-2019) Director of Development, Cardinal Cushing Centers

Katie Quakenbush Spiegel, Co-Chair (Term of Office: 2017-2019) Advisor for Philanthropy Communications & Sponsorship, New England Baptist Hospital

Membership

Louisa Macy, Co-Chair (Term of Office: 2017-2019) Associate Director, Development Administration Dana Farber Cancer Institute Division of Development & The Jimmy Fund

Governance & Nominating

Katie Kozin, Co-Chair (Term of Office: 2017-2019) Assistant Head of School for Institutional Advancement, Boston University Academy

Zena Lum, Co-Chair (Term of Office: 2016-2018) Search Director, Lois L. Lindauer Searches

Programs

Katrina Foster, Co-Chair (Term of Office: 2016-2018) Director of Individual Giving, The Boston Ballet

Stacia Silvia, Co-Chair (Term of Office: 2017-2019) Manager of Strategic Philanthropy and Corporate Engagement, Housing Families, Inc.

Directors-at-Large

Lindsey Cimochowski, (Term of Office: 2017-2018) Associate Director of Development Strategies & Donor Services, Harvard University Graduate School of Design

Gale Druga, (Term of Office: 2017-2018) Director of Foundation and Corporate Relations The Steppingstone Foundation

Danielle Dugan, (Term of Office: 2017-2018) Senior Major Gift Officer, UMass Lowell

Linda Gallinaro, (Term of Office: 2017-2018) Director of Advancement Events, Simmons College

Amy Gingle, (Term of Office: 2017-2018) Director of Prospect Development and Research, Year Up

Sarah Leaf-Hermann, (Term of Office: 2017-2018) Founder, The Idea Co.

Laurie Way (Term of Office: 2016-2018) Assistant Director, Stewardship & Donor Relations, Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Director of Administration

Judi Fanger Email: jfanger@widgb.org