Currently WILEF presents cutting edge programming in nine markets--WILEF East (New York, New Jersey, Connecticut), WILEF Northern California (San Francisco and Palo Alto), WILEF Southern California (Los Angeles), WILEF DC (Washington D.C. and its surrounding area), WILEF Chicago (Chicago and its surrounding area), WILEF Houston, WILEF Boston and WILEF London.
WILEF Co-Founders include: Peggy Cohen (WILEF East), Jane Sullivan Roberts (WILEF DC) and Lisa Snow (WILEF Chicago);WILEF Co-Vice Chairs: Janet Markoff (WILEF East), Jessica Hough (WILEF DC), Elizabeth McCloy (WILEF Chicago), Laura Hodges Taylor (WILEF Boston), Noelle Reed (WILEF Houston), Melinda Wallman (WILEF London/International); WILEF Co-Chairs: Phyllis Korff and Taisa Markus (WILEF East), Mary Huser, Meryl Macklin and Carol Morganstern (WILEF Northern California), Stacy Horth-Neubert, Rebecca Torrey and Merle Vaughn (WILEF Southern California), Rachel Alexander, Mary Ellen Callahan and Stephanie DeLong and Ellen Ostrow (WILEF DC), Susan Charles, Linda Myers and Jennifer Reiners (WILEF Chicago), Margaret Cohen, Jennifer Moss and Elizabeth Smith (WILEF Boston), Ann Margaret Dudley, Laura Gibson and Stefanie Moll (WILEF Houston), Rajinder Bassi and Lynnsey McCall (WILEF London). Melique Jones and Danyale Price co-chair WILEF’s Diversity Committee; Libby McGarry chairs the WILEF Certification Committee and Shira Nadich Levin chairs the WILEF Young Lawyers Committee. WILEF Administration: Mary Hicks, Global Director of Administration, Rhonda Horowitz, Director, Office of the Global Chair and Gwen Nugent Flanagan, Director of Finance; Executive Directors: Senior Executive Director Silvana DelCarpio (WILEF DC), Jennifer Haas (WILEF East), Gabriella Guajardo (WILEF Chicago), Nesli Orhon (WILEF Boston). Michelle Turner (WILEF Southern California), Vanessa Solis (WILEF Northern California) and Suvi Bisnath (WILEF London).
--Elizabeth Anne “Betiayn” Tursi, Global Chair and Co-Founder, WILEF