The Association of Women in Events (AWE) officially announced its Inaugural Board of Directors, and held the first board meeting on July 23 at Washington Hilton in Washington, D.C.
The board and founders collectively are a varied representation of the events industry. The association is an advocate for women in all facets of the events industry through its inclusive community and dedication to professional advancement.
Board members include AWE Founders Kiki Janssens, Tamela Blalock, Mary Higham, Carrie Abernathy, Mas Tadesse Harris and as well as Dionne Maniotes Hulsey, Doreen Biela, Dana Freker Doody, Julie Sullivan, Johnnie White, Barbra Gustis, Terri Toennies, Anna Gebert, Cedric Calhoun, Eris Sims, Marissa Maybee, Dan Traver, Andrea Peterson, Melinda Kendall, Cattleya Wongtongkatap, Nicole Unger, Rachel Wimberly, Alisa Peters, Stephanie Selesnik, Richelle Wilkins and AWE Facilitator Brad Weaber.
Photo credit: Jules Clifford, EPNAC