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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

2019-20 Board of Directors

President
Vikita Poindexter, Poindexter Consulting Group

Past President
Hilda Kennedy, AmPac Business Capital

President Elect
Janise Graham, Entrepreneur’s Insurance Service

Secretary
Leah Pinto, Corporate Alliance Strategies, Inc.

Treasurer
Greer West, LaGreer Group Bookkeeping

Director of Corporate Partners
Tara Neja, Serendipity Payroll

Director of Public Policy
Robin Allen, Watchman Investigations

Director of New Members
Amy Davis, CapitalSmith

Director of Retention
Kimberly Anderson, The Energy Matrix

Director of Marketing
Kisa Puckett, Pink Icing, LLC

Director of Next Gen
Maritza Gomez, MG Custom Printing

Director of Community Relations
LaVonne Shields, Management Consultants of America

Director of Veteran's Affairs
Debra Burleson, Grubby Dogs Grooming Salon

Director of Special Events
Geneva Rodgers, Senior Small Business Banker

Director
Karon Mulligan

Hospitality Chair
Tomicia Tapp, Primerica/Herbalife

2019-20 NAWBO-U Board

President
Hilda Kennedy, AmPac Business Capital

Secretary & Treasurer
Michelle Skiljan, Inland Empire Women’s Business Center, Coachella Valley Women’s Business Center

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