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New Members

  • Penny Abeywardena (Commissioner for International Affairs - New York City)

  • Monica Azare (Vice President and Deputy General Counsel - Verizon Communications)

  • Mary Baglivo (CEO - The Baglivo Group)

  • Ella Balagula (EVP and General Manager, Knowledge & Learning Solutions - Wiley)

  • Kiersten Barnet (Global Head, Bloomberg Gender-Equality Index - Bloomberg LP)

  • Paula Bennett (Former CEO, J. Jill - Board Director, At Home)

  • Lynda Clarizio (Board Director / Senior Executive/ Advisor/ Investor)

  • Emma Clurman (Licensed Real Estate Salesperson - Saunders )

  • Christine Converse Hogan (Managing Director and CIO - Fortress Investment Group)

  • Jocelyn Cunningham (Principal, Global Lead Client Services Partner, and Chief Inclusion Officer, FSI Consulting - Deloitte)

  • Sheila Dharmarajan (Head of Investor Relations and Business Development - ZMC (Zelnick Media Capital) )

  • Shireen Dodson (Assistant Secretary-General - United Nations Ombudsman)

  • Whitney Donhauser (Director and President - The Museum of the City of New York)

  • Bess Freedman (Chief Executive Officer - Brown Harris Stevens Residential Sales, LLC)

  • Diane Henry (Founding Partner - Rogue Capital Collective)

  • Alexandra Jung (Partner & Head of Europe - Oak Hill Advisors)

  • Alice Kim (Chief Strategy & Digital Officer (Former) - ASCAP)

  • Anik Lapointe (Chief Operations Officer - National Bank of Canada/Financial)

  • Mi Jong Lee (Founder and CEO - EMMELLE Design & MIJONGLEE)

  • Laura McQuade (President & CEO - Planned Parenthood of New York City, Planned Parenthood of New York City Action Fund, Planned Parenthood NYC Votes)

  • Heather Nesle (President, New York Life Foundation; VP, New York Life - New York Life)

  • Sheila O'Neill (Chief Culture & Talent Officer - McGraw-Hill Education)

  • Debbie Polishook (Group Chief Executive, Accenture Operations - Accenture)

  • Malva Rabinowitz (Malva E. Rabinowitz LLC; Formerly Deloitte Consulting LLC)

  • Stacey Rappaport (Partner and Member of Global Executive Committee - Milbank LLP)

  • Eileen Simon (General Counsel Global Businesses - Mastercard )

  • Robin Sparkman (CEO - StoryCorps)

  • Nina Tandon (CEO | Co-Founder - EpiBone, Inc.)

  • Melinda White (Chief Executive Officer - Transit Wireless)

  • Marla Wynne Ginsburg (CEO - M. Wynne)

Forum President Linda A. Willett introduces "Security Threats Facing America Today" panelists featuring Forum members Lauren C. Anderson, Lisa O. Monaco and Rikki Klieman. (l-r)

September Newsletter


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Forum members Billie Jean King and Katrina Adams attend the unveiling of the Althea Gibson statue at the US Open.


August Newsletter

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Christie's Managing Director and author Lydia Fenet speaks to Forum members about her new book at the French Consulate of New York.


July Newsletter

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June Newsletter

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May Newsletter

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Former Women's Forum of New York President Carolyn Carter leads the Presidents' Council at the recent IWF Cornerstone Conference in Barcelona, Spain


April Newsletter

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United Nations Ombudsman the Honorable Shireen L. Dodson at UN Reception on Tuesday, March 26th.


March Newsletter

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The third iteration of the Women's Forum, BRAVE ENOUGH program series took place at the offices of AppNexus, who along with FastCompany cosponsored the panel of young female innovators and entrepreneurs. (from left to right: Member/Moderator, SARAH BEATTY BULLER, panelists, Daniela Perdomo & Amber Baldet and Forum members, STEPHANIE MEHTA, CHERYL HELLER and KRISTEN TITUS)


February Newsletter

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President Linda Willett, introducing Forum member Paige Evans who interviewed special guest Phylicia Rashad at the 2019 Annual Meeting hosted by Forum member Kristina Johnson, SUNY Chancellor.


January Newsletter

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The home of Loreen Arbus, our host for the Annual Women's Forum Holiday Party.


December Newsletter

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