Board of Directors


Marsha B. Henderson, Chair (Assistant Commissioner for Women’s Health, U.S. Food & Drug Administration)

Paula Green Johnson, Vice Chair (Community Volunteer & Advocate)

Lesley Lopez, Secretary, (Director of Communications, Democratic Legislative Campaign Committee)

Laura Jennings, Treasurer, (Private Investor)


Griselda Aldrete (Executive Director, Hispanic Professionals of Greater Milwaukee)

Sheila Carnicelli (Former Managing Director, UBS AG)

Rachel Cheeks-Givan (Director, Global Diversity & Inclusion, PepsiCo)

Katherine Emerich Compagni, Ph.D. (Assistant Professor (Retired), Ithaca College)

Vicky Dinges,  (Senior VP, Allstate)

Rosemary E. Fei, (Principal, Adler & Calvin) 

Sylvia Fields (Executive Director, Eden Hall Foundation)

Vicky Free (Executive Vice President & Chief Marketing Officer, BET)

Kaydian Lyn (Assistant Vice President, Government & Community Partnerships, JP Morgan Chase)

Aimee Meher-Homji (Client Partner & Leader, International Development, Korn/Ferry International)

Terri Pensock (Director, WW Sales Enablement for Systems & Technology Group, IBM)

Emily Tynes (Communications Director, ACLU)

Paula Penebaker (Ex Officio, President & CEO, YWCA Southeast Wisconsin)