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About NAWBO

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  • “NAWBO is a great organization for women entrepreneurs that provides an outlet for women business owners across the country to share their creativity an inspire and support each other in their pursuits.”

    Katrina Markoff

    Founder, CEO and Chocolatier of Vosges Haut Chocolat and Wild Ophelia

  • "I am fortunate to be a woman in America who was given the opportunity to achieve her dream. I want women everywhere to have that same opportunity and am pleased to work with the NAWBO Institute for Entrepreneurial Development to increase opportunities for women entrepreneurs."

    Sara Blakely

    Spanx founder and head of The Sara Blakely Foundation

  • "...We worked hard to position the emergence of women business owners as a growing segment of the women's movement and to develop the organizational base and structural guidelines for a national association. "

    Susan Hager

    Founding NAWBO National President

NAWBO-CA 2020-2021 leadership 

Officers

Directors 

President
Vikita Poindexter
Inland Empire
Corporate Partners Director 
Laura Russell-Jones                              
San Francisco Bay Area

President-Elect
Amber Wallace
Santa Barbara

Business Policy Advisor
Shaila Mistry                 
Orange County

Immediate Past President
Hilary Lentini
Los Angeles

Advocacy & Public Policy Director
Moreen Lane
Sacramento 
Treasurer
Jennifer Dizon
Silicon Valley
Membership Director
Kathy Clark                    
Bakersfield  

Secretary
Lynnette Coverly 
Inland Empire 

Education Director
Megan Rios                    
Bakersfield  

 

Affinity Director
Schenae Rourk
Los Angeles

 

Legislative Advisor
Lori Kammerer                 
Sacramento 

       

 

    

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