W.O.M.E.N. in America is governed by a board of directors who are elected at the annual member meeting. This board includes highly successful women from a variety of professional fields who are devoted to the mission of WIA. The Board of Directors is responsible for making all major decisions regarding the operations of the organization as well as electing the Board of Officers and designating various committees which play a major role in the successful functioning of WIA.
Executive Board Members:
Chairwoman: Kelly Watson - Transformational Leader -- Senior Partner, IBM
Vice-Chairwoman: Jeannie Diefenderfer - Independent Director & Chair of Nom/Gov Committee at Windstream Holdings
Treasurer: Debbie Weiser - SVP, Head of Excess Casualty - Everest Insurance
Secretary: Shelley Diamond - CMO, UNICEF
Dara Altman - Chief Administrative Officer & Executive Vice President - Sirius XM Radio, Inc.
Shelley Brindle - Mayor, Westfield, NJ
Irene Chang Britt- Independent Board Director
Lisa Tepper - Area Executive Vice President - AJ Gallagher
Melinda Wolfe- Founder & Principal Consultant- Melinda B. Wolfe and Associates
Founding Board Members:
Ursula Burns – Former Chairman & CEO, Xerox Corporation
Denise Morrison – Former President & CEO, Campbell Soup Company
Maggie Wilderotter – Former CEO, Frontier Communications