For more information about the program in your area, please contact your WISE Within chapter representative listed below.
(Click on chapter name for link to email.)

Atlanta
Kendyl Moss, Chair
Lolly Holland
Jori McMurtrey
Ashley O'Dell

Boston
Laurie Voke, Chair
Kaitlin Gangl
Lauren Jacobi

Chicago
Kathy Volpi, Chair
Sara Rode
Jaclyn Thomas 

Cleveland
Katrina Homer, Chair

Houston
Jennifer Davenport, Chair
Carrie Potter, Chapter President

Los Angeles
Amanda Carmichael, Co-Chair
Amy Millstone, Co-Chair

Pittsburgh
Colleen Fedor, Chair

NYC Metro
Na'eema Thompson, Chair
Malir Burks
Kathleen Cassino
Erin Pellegrino

San Diego
Jennifer Greune, Chair

San Francisco/Bay Area
Piper Lee Cook, Chair
Kristen Gambetta
Emily Nakayama
Kimberly Parker

South Florida
Christina Ramos, Chapter President

Washington, DC
Jessica Bradshaw, Chair

WISE Within National Committee
Jenifer Miller, National Advisor
Amanda Carmichael, Co-Chair
Anette Padilla
Kristina Dodge
Ariele Goldman Hecht

 


WISE Within National Committee

The WISE Within National Committee oversees the program at the national level and is responsible for its overarching strategy, including program development, growth and structure. It supports all chapters in program execution and manages the national program elements including program materials and online resources, the WISE Within website and the WISE Within Alumni Group.
Contact us.

  • Amanda Carmichael    |   Committee Co-Chair, Los Angeles

    Passionate about assisting in the growth and development of others, Amanda Carmichael has been the co-chair of the National WISE Within Committee since 2013 and worked to launch Speed Mentoring Roundtables across all WISE chapters. Additionally she has served as the co-director of the Los Angeles WISE Within mentoring program and on the Los Angeles board of directors since 2008.

    Amanda is part of the senior management team at Scoutware, a tech startup providing web-based communication tools to more than 2,000 college athletic programs around the country. Her primary responsibilities include managing a growing cross-functional team responsible for client services, on-going education, marketing, and professional services. Additionally, she works to expand strategic partnerships, acts as Scoutware's primary brand ambassador, and regularly presents to industry conferences on topics surrounding communication technology and recruiting.
  • Jenifer Miller    |   National Advisor, NYC Metro

  • Ariele Goldman Hecht    |   Photographer and Photo Editor, NYC Metro

    Ariele Goldman Hecht joined WISE and the WISE Within National Committee in summer 2011. " I am excited about the opportunity to join WISE and build new relationships with other career-driven women in the world of sports."

    Ariele is the senior photography editor and team photographer for the New York Yankees and has been with the organization since 2005. As the only staff photographer, she oversees all day-to-day photo needs including games, press conferences, player milestones, World Series, All-Star Games, the Papal visit in 2008, the final game at the old Yankee Stadium and the construction of the new Yankee Stadium. Her photos can be seen in the pages and on the cover of Yankees Magazine, the walls of Yankee Stadium and in numerous publications worldwide
  • Kristina Dodge    |   Blog Editor, NYC Metro

    Kristina joined WISE and the WISE Within National Committee in summer 2011. "I first learned about WISE when our assistant general manager Jean Afterman was recognized as a WISE Woman of the Year in 2010. We included a story about the honor in Yankees Magazine, and the more I learned about the organization, the more I realized I had to be a part of it. I am looking forward to contributing to this network of strong, successful and passionate professional women."

    Kristina is the managing editor of New York Yankees Publications and has been with the organization since 2007. Her responsibilities include editing the content of the New York Yankees Official Yearbook and Yankees Magazine, as well as updating and maintaining the department’s style guide. Additionally, she writes several feature stories for the yearbook and magazine each season. Kristina’s offseason projects include the team’s fan guide outlining Yankee Stadium policy and the very popular pocket-size team schedules. She received her bachelor’s in public communications at Syracuse University.