Leadership

CHAIRS

Global Chair and Co-Founder, Elizabeth Anne “Betiayn” Tursi, WILEF
Deputy Global< Chair for Young Lawyers Committees, Shira Nadich Levin, Cooley LLP
Deputy Global Chair for In-House Counsel, Naomi B. Waltman, CBS
Deputy Global Chair for Gold Standard Certification, Michael Lackey, Mayer Brown
Deputy Global Chair for International, Melinda Wallman, MLegal
Co Founder, WILEF East, Peggy Cohen, Donnelley Financial Solutions
Co Founder, WILEF DC, Jane Sullivan Roberts, Major, Lindsey & Africa
Co-Founder, WILEF Chicago and Chair, WILEF Chicago Young Lawyers Committee, Lisa Snow, Duff & Phelps
Co-Vice Chair WILEF East, Janet Markoff, Major, Lindsey & Africa
Co-Vice Chair WILEF DC, Andrea Marino, Partner, Goodwin LLP
Co-Vice Chair WILEF Chicago, Elizabeth McCloy, Sidley Austin LLP
Co-Vice Chair, WILEF Houston, Noelle M. Reed, Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP
Co-Vice Chair, WILEF Boston, Margaret R. Cohen, Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP
Co-Chair, WILEF Northern California, Charlene S. Shimada, Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP
Co-Vice Chair, WILEF Paris, Somesha Ferdinand, Senior Managing Counsel, Allen & Overy Peerpoint, Paris, France

Chair, Gold Standard Certification Committee, Nancy Bertoglio, K&L Gates (retired)
Co-Chair, Young Lawyers Committee WILEF East, Adriana Lofaro Wirtz, Cooley LLP
Co-Chair, Young Lawyers Committee WILEF East, Samantha Katze, Manatt Phelps & Phillips LLP
Deputy Chair for Mentorship, Young Lawyers Committee, Patricia Skigen, AIG (retired)
Co-Chair, Diversity Committee, Melique Jones, Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP
Co-Chair, Diversity Committee, Danyale Price, Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrision LLP
Co-Chair, Diversity Committee/International, Leslie Richards-Yellen, Hogan Lovells LLP
Co-Chair, WILEF East, Phyllis G. Korff, Mayer Brown LLP
Co-Chair, WILEF DC, Nicole E. Erb, White & Case LLP
Co-Chair, WILEF Northern California, Sarah K. Solum, Davis Polk & Wardwell LLP
Co-Chair, WILEF Northern California, Carol Morganstern, Major, Lindsey & Africa
Co-Chair, WILEF Southern California, Leslie Helmer, Counsel, Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner LLP
Co-Chair, WILEF Southern California and Chair, Young Lawyers Committee, Stacy Horth-Neubert, Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP
Co. Chair, WILEF Southern California, Merle J. Vaughn, Major, Lindsey & Africa
Co-Chair, WILEF Chicago, Susan Charles, Troutman Sanders LLP
Co-Chair, WILEF Chicago, Jena M. Valdetero, Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner LLP
Co-Chair, WILEF Chicago, Molly McGinley, K&L Gates
Co-Chair, WILEF Houston, Amy Monroe, Major, Lindsey & Africa
Co-Chair, WILEF Houston, Stefanie Moll, Morgan, Lewis & Bockius
Co-Chair, WILEF Boston, Elizabeth E. Smith, Major, Lindsey & Africa
Co-Chair, WILEF Boston, Nicole C. Brookshire, Cooley LLP
Co-Chair, WILEF Boston, Inez Friedman Boyce, Goodwin LLP
Co-Chair, WILEF London, Rajinder Bassi, Kirkland & Ellis LLP
Co-Chair, WILEF London, Lynnsey McCall, Morrison & Foerster LLP
Co-Chair, WILEF Paris, Cécile Di Meglio, Director Head of International Litigation, Société Générale
Co-Chair, WILEF Paris, Celine Domenget Morin, White & Case LLP

MANAGEMENT

Global Director of Administration, Mary Hicks, Esq., Goodwin LLP
Deputy Global Director of Administration, Silvana Del Carpio Crawford, Donnelley Financial Solutions
Director, Office of the Global Chair, Rhonda Horowitz, Donnelley Financial Solutions
Executive Director, WILEF Chicago, Gabriella Almendarez, Kirkland & Ellis LLP
Executive Director, WILEF Southern California, Michelle Turner, Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP
Executive Director, WILEF London, Aissa Rice-Tagon, MLegal

GLOBAL ADVISORY BOARD

Maripat Alpuche, Partner, Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP, New York, NY
Kelley A. Aleman, Vice President, Deputy General Counsel and Assistant Secretary, Waters Corporation, Milford, MA
Kathryn Alessi, Partner, Sidley Austin LLP, Boston, MA
Diane E. Ambler, Partner, K&L Gates LLP, Washington, D.C.
Natalie R. Arbaugh, Principal, Fish & Richardson P.C., Dallas, TX
Marilyn Moore Basso, Vice President and General Counsel, TPG Group, Houston, TX
Martine M. Beamon, Partner, Davis Polk & Wardwell LLP, New York, NY
Barbara Becker, Partner, Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP, New York, NY
Suzanne S. Bettman, Chief Administrative Officer & General Counsel, LSC Communications, Chicago, IL
Katherine J. Blair, Partner, Manatt, Phelps & Phillips, Los Angeles, CA
Elise M. Bloom, Partner, Proskauer Rose LLP, New York, NY
Lara Samet Buchwald, Partner, Davis Polk & Wardwell LLP, New York, NY
Laurie A. Caplane, Partner, Major, Lindsey & Africa, New York, NY
Sonya Mirbagheri Cheney, Vice President, Assistant General Counsel and Deputy Compliance Officer, CBS Corp., New York, NY
Ellen N. Ching, Partner, Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison, New York, NY
Samantha Lake Coghlan, Partner, Goodwin Procter, London, U.K.
Creighton Condon, Senior Partner, Shearman & Sterling LLP, New York, NY
Elizabeth Abbene Coleman, Partner, Jenner & Block, Chicago, IL
Joe Conroy, Chief Executive Officer, Cooley LLP, New York, NY
Ellyce R. Cooper, Partner, Sidley Austin LLP, Los Angeles, CA
Brandy Copley, Managing Director and Counsel, GE Capital-Energy Financial Services, Houston, TX
Laura Degnan, Principal, Fish & Richardson, Washington, DC
Marie-Aimee de Dampierre, Regional Managing Partner, Hogan Lovells LLP, Paris France
Stephanie L. DeLong, Venable LLP, Washington DC
Pamela S. DiCarlantonio, Partner, Major, Lindsey & Africa, Chicago, IL
Elena Maria DiMuzio, Senior Legal Counsel, Litigation and Regulatory, Dropbox, Inc., San Francisco, CA
Maureen S. Dixon, Partner, Kirkland & Ellis LLP, Chicago, IL
Demme Doufekias, Partner, Morrison & Foerster LLP, Washington, D.C.
S. Joy Dowdle, Partner, Paul Hastings LLP, Houston, TX
June Duchesne, Senior Vice President, Legal, Dell EMC, Hopkinton, MA
Marwa Elborai, Partner, Shearman & Sterling LLP, London, UK
Sierra Elizabeth, Partner, Kirkland & Ellis LLP, Los Angeles, CA
Fermeen FazalVice President, Chief Counsel and Director of Compliance, Unilever, Houston, TX
Lisa M. Ferri, Partner, Mayer Brown LLP, New York, NY
Noreen Fishman, Director of Client Services, Good2bSocial, New York, NY
Amy Fox, Director and Associate General Counsel, Oculus VR Inc., Menlo Park, CA
Victoria Furniss, Associate General Counsel, Netflix, Los Angeles, CA
Kathleen Gersh, Senior Counsel, Loeb & Loeb LLP, New York, NY
Rahwa Ghebre-Ab, Vice President, Business & Legal Affairs, Lionsgate Entertainment Inc., Los Angeles, CA
Jessica L. Grant, Partner, Venable LLP, San Francisco, CA
Barbara R. Grayson, Partner, Jenner & Block, Chicago, IL
Daryn L. Grossman, Partner, Proskauer Rose LLP, New York, NY
Kimberley Harris, Executive Vice President and General Counsel, NBC Universal, New York, New York
Allyson Ho, Partner, Morgan, Lewis & Bockius, Dallas, TX
Peggy L. Ho, Executive Vice President and Deputy General Counsel, LPL Financial, Boston, MA
Kelly Hoey, Consultant, New York, NY
Suzanne Horne, Partner, Paul Hastings LLP, London, U.K.
Jessica Hough, Partner, Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP, Washington, DC
Melanie Howard, Partner, Loeb & Loeb LLP, Los Angeles, CA
Mary Huser, Senior Vice President and General COunsel, Plantonics, Santa Cruz, CA
Kimberly Leach Johnson, Firm Chair, Quarles & Brady LLP, Naples, FL
Stacy J. Kanter, Partner, Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP, New York, NY
Kate Karas, Vice President, Senior Associate General Counsel, LendingClub, San Francisco, CA
Jodi Karpel Senior Counsel, Employment Law Group, Walgreen Co., Deerfield, IL
Cynthia B. Keliher, Partner, McCarter & English LLP, Boston, MA
Elizabeth Kim, Partner, Loeb & Loeb LLP, New York, NY
Coleen Klasmeier, Partner, Sidley Austin LLP, Washington, DC
Laurin Blumenthal Kleiman, Partner, Sidley Austin LLP, New York, NY
Angela E. Kleine, Partner, Morrison & Foerster, LLP, San Francisco, CA
Mary Kogut Partner, Kirkland & Ellis LLP, Houston, TX
Barbara Kolsun, Adjunct Professor of Fashion Law and Co-Director Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law FAME Program, New York, NY
Joanna Diakos Kordalis, Partner, K&L Gates, New York, NY
Barbara Kosacz, Partner, Cooley LLP, Palo Alto, CA
Diane Gabl Kratz, Senior Corporate Counsel Intellectual Property, Seagate Technology, Cupertino, CA
Catherine Lacavera, Director of IP and Litigation, Google Inc., Mountain View, CA
Teresa A. Lavoie, Principal, Fish & Richardson, Redwood City, CA
Tracy N. LeRoy, Partner, Sidley Austin LLP, Houston, TX
Doreen E. Lilienfeld, Partner, Shearman & Sterling LLP, New York, NY
Maura McAuliffe, General Counsel, The Boston Globe, Boston, MA
Jami Wintz McKeon,  Chair of the Firm, Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP, Philadelphia, PA
Aleena Maher, Senior Vice Presidet, Business and Legal Affairs, Viacom Media Networks, New York, NY
Gwen Marcus,
Executive Vice President and General Counsel, Showtime Networks Inc., New York, NY
Jennifer Marines, Partner, Morrison & Foerster LLP, New York, NY
Taisa Markus, Partner, White & Case LLP, New York, NY
Doreen S. Martin, Partner, Venable LLP, New York, NY
Pamela J. Martinson, Partner, Sidley Austin LLP, Los Angeles and Palo Alto, CA
Jai R. Massari, Partner, Davis Polk & Wardwell LLP, Washington, DC
Marco Massotti, Partner, Paul Weiss Rifkind Wharton & Garrison LLP, New York, NY
Mika Mayer, Partner, Cooley LLP, Palo Alto, CA
Krista Connelly Mayer, Business Development Manager, Complete Discovery Source (CDS), Washington, DC
Hazel-Ann F. Mayers, Executive Vice President, General Counsel, Simon & Schuster, Inc., New York, NY
Jackie Medecki, DIrector and Managing Attorney, Cybersecurity and Privacy Policy. Intel Corporation, Washington, DC
Ashley Messenger, Senior Associate General Counsel, NPR, Washington, DC
Heather N. Mewes, Principal Counsel, Apple Inc., Cupertino, CA
Katherine Minarik, Group General Counsel, Cleverbridge, Chicago, IL
Tiffany Mosely, Partner, Loeb & Loeb, Washington, DC
Jennifer Moss, Director, Major, Lindsey & Africa, Boston, MA
Frances Murphy, Partner, Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP, London UK
Roxana Niktab, Corporate Counsel, Amazon Lab 126, Inc., Cupertino, CA
Jane B. O’Brien, Partner, Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP, Washington, DC
Cynthia M. Ohlenforst, Partner, K&L Gates, Dallas, TX
Suzy O’Keefe, Practice Leader, Associate Practice Group EMEA, Major, Lindsey & Africa, London, UK
Ijeoma Okoli, Executive Director, JP Morgan Chase & Co., London, U.K.
Meagan S. Olsen, Partner, Paul Hastings LLP, Los Angeles, CA
Adrienne J. Olson, Partner, Quarles & Brady LLP, Chicago, IL
Nesli Orhon, Partner, Major, Lindsey & Africa, Boston, MA
Ellen Ostrow, Founding Principal, Lawyers Life Coach, Washington, DC
Shannon M. O’Sullivan, Sounel, Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP, New York, NY
Kathleen Packenham, Partner, Cooley LLP, New York, NY
Amy S. Park, Partner, Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP, Palo Alto, CA
Fiona Philip, Partner, Sidley Austin LLP, Washington, DC
Gill Phillips, Director of Editorial Legal Services, The Guardian, London, U.K.
Kimberly Phillips, Associate General Counsel, Global Litigation-Americas, Shell Oil Company, Houston, TX
Bronwyn F. Pollack, Partner, Mayer Brown LLP, Los Angeles, CA
Sarah Priestley, Partner, Goodwin, London, U.K.
Valerie Radwaner, Deputy Chair, Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP, New York, NY
Nancy B. Reiner, Managing Director, Major, Lindsey & Africa, Boston, MA
Jennifer Reiners, Vice President, General Counsel and Chief Compliance Officer, Donnelley Financial Solutions, Chicago, IL
Katherine A. Roberts, Partner, Sidley Austin LLP, Los Angeles, CA
Nancy Ross, Partner, Mayer Brown LLP, Chicago, IL
Anna G. Rotman, Partner, Kirkland & Ellis LLP, Houston, TX
Cheryl J. Scarboro, Partner, Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP, Washington, DC
Michael J. Schmidtberger, Chair of the Executive Committee, Sidley Austin LLP, New York, NY
Michelle Seldin Silverman, Partner, Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP, Princeton, NJ
Jill Simonson, Regional Leader, Community Affairs and Grassroots, Southwest Airlines, New York, NY
Savalle Sims, General Counsel, DIscovery Communications, LLC, Silver Spring, MD
Katherine V. A. Smith, Partner, Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP, Los Angeles, CA
Sarah K. Solum, Partner, Davis Polk & Wardwell LLP, Menlo Park, CA
Lindsay R. Sparks, Partner, Paul Hastings LLP, Houston, TX
Grace E. Speights, Partner, Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP, Washington, DC
Delia B. Spitzer, Partner, Proskauer Rose LLP, Paris, France
Amelia T.R. Starr, Partner, Davis Polk & Wardwell LLP, New York, NY
Deborah L. Stein, Partner, Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP, Los Angeles, CA
Eliza Stoker, Managing Director, Major, Lindsey & Africa, New York, NY
Stephanie L. Sweitzer, Partner, Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP, Chicago, IL
Rachpal K. Thind, Partner, Sidley Austin LLP, London, U.K.
Helen R. Trilling, Partner, Hogan Lovells, Washington, DC.
Kevin Vermeulen, Partner and Chief Operating Officer, Good2bSocial, New York, NY
Lydia Wahlke, General Counsel, U.S. Soccer, Chicago, IL
Cynthia Johnson Walden, Principal, Fish & Richardson, P.C., Boston, MA
Carolina Walther-Meade, Partner, Milbank, Tweed, Hadley & McCloy LLP, New York, NY
Adair Keating Weiss, Senior Stylist, Merchandiser, Carlisle Collection, New York, NY
Phoebe A. Wilkinson, Partner, Hogan Lovells, New York, NY
Nikkya Williams, Associate General Counsel, Facebook, Inc., Menlo Park, CA
Sandra Williams, Senior Vice President and Deputy General Counsel West Coast, CBS Television, Los Angeles, CA
Susan Zuckerman Williams, Partner, Paul Hastings LLP, Los Angeles, CA
Simone Wilson-Brito, Partner, McCarter & English, Newark, NJ
Gladys Xiques, Principal, Compliance Counsel, Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co., New York, NY
Judith A. Zahid, Partner, Zelle Hofmann Voelbel & Mason LLP, San Francisco, CA
Vanessa Zampiga, General Counsel-Europe, TPG Special Situation Partners, London, U.K.