Nominate

Nominations closed on Friday, August 16, 2019.

We received a tremendous response to our call for nominations!  We asked you to tell us about the best of the best and boy did you deliver!  Our judging panel chose 31 amazing women from across New England and throughout the FIRE sector.  All winners have been notified. Thank you to all of our readers who took the time to help us identify our 2019 Women of FIRE!  Please join us on Friday, October 11th at The Verve in Natick, MA as we salute these trailblazers.  Sponsorships and tickets are on sale now.

2019 Recipients

Cindy Angelini, The Hartford

Ellen Anselone, Finegold Alexander Architects

Debi Benoit, Benoit Mizner Simon & Co.

Mindy Bero, Hickok & Boardman

Lisa Berube, Essex Savings Bank

Kati Brigham, McCall & Almy

Betsy Collins, Peabody Properties, Inc.

Roxann Cooke, JP Morgan

Barbara Curto, Chelsea Groton Bank

Sandy Dawson, Pullman & Comley, LLC

Michelle Dwyer, Franklin First Federal Credit Union

Natasha Espada, Studio Enee

Francesca Federico, Twelve Points Wealth

Michelle Hatch, blumshapiro

Kathleen Henry, Eastern Bank

Jane Kaplan Peck, Kaplan Construction

Kathleen Kenealy, Boston Private Bank

Pam Labreche, Navigant Credit Union

Lauren Liss, MassDevelopment

Jennifer Marino, Rockland Trust

Angie O’Donnell, 3D Leadership Group

Barbara Oddo, Lincoln Property Company

Barbara Palmer, Southbridge Credit Union

Samantha Pause, Mascoma Bank

Katharine Schmitt, JP Morgan Private Bank

Sheryl Starr, Bernkopf Goodman

Rebecca Thomas, Triangle Credit Union

Kathryn Underwood, Ledyard National Bank

Keri Watkins, Watkins & Associates/William Raveis

Maureen Wilkinson, HarborOne Bank

Ericka Winstead, Eastern Connecticut Savings Bank

Women of FIRE Winners Through the Years

2018 Women of FIRE

Jean Carroon

Elyse Cherry

Lydia Chesnick

Lisa Drapkin

Cheryl Eidinger-Taylor

Krista Evans

Meredith Harris

Barbara Heinemann

Mary Marshall

Janice Morse

Linda O’Kowniewski

Marie Presti

Dorothy Savarese

Lisa Serafin

Regan Shields-Ives

Deb Sousa

Julieann Thurlow

2017 Women of FIRE

Robin Adams

Amy Arcano

Diane Arnold

Carolyn Augur

Susan Calzone

Sharon Castelli

Lori Chaput

Susan Elsbree

Melissa Fish-Crane

Karen Fish-Will

Wendy Gettleman

Virginia Giuffre

Kathleen Godwin

Elizabeth Gruber

Kerry Olson Hawkins

Diana Kelly

Yolanda Lowe

Karen McShea

Lisa Mulvey-Cozzi

Gwendolen Noyes

Renee Pallenberg

Jennifer Rodriguez

Crystal Sides

Sheryl Simon

Martine Taylor

Alexis Trzcinski

Lyn Tran

Patti White

Margaret Wood

2016 Women of FIRE

Tracy Bellavance

Vanessa Calderon-Rosado

Aurora Cammarata

Diane Cantello

Lisa Casper

Tina Cassidy

Patricia Cooper

Ginger Dean

Mary Doyle

Emily Dreas

Patty Dyer

Meryl Freedman

Laurie Gervais

Susan Goodrich

Nancy Hancock

Melanie Joy

Victoria Kaplan

Jean-Marie Lovett

Tricia Pinto

Maren Reepmeyer

Sarah Samuels

Amy Slotnick

Helene Solomon

Janet Triglione

Elizabeth Verna

Margaret Wilcox

2015 Women of FIRE

Tina Bacci

Leslie Bos

Mary Boudreau

Margaret Briggs

Audra Dainora

Paula Feeney

Jordanna Ferreira

Robin Gallagher

Kristin Geenty

Dena Hall

Teresa Hassara

Patricia Jatkevicius

Cheryl Kebalo

Shelley Kirschenbaum

Teresa Knox

Dawn Landino

Jeannette Lanza

Jennifer Malboeuf Crampton

Karen Marryat

Nancy Ann McCafferty

Margery Piercey

Lauren Plant

Paula Savard

Bonnie Smith

Ellen Tan

Julie Tetreault

Nicole Thomas

Chris Traczyk

Regina van der Heyden

Diane Whitney

2014 Women of FIRE

Deborah Abildsoe

Rebecca Berry

Donna Boulanger

Melissa Carney

Dana Chapel

Jean Cheri

Gerry-Lyn Darcy

Beth DiLorento

Lisa Donfrancesco

Jessica Dornelas

Donna Fitzgerald

Janet Frazier

Karen Kelley Gill

Lynn Giroux

Laura Handler

Pamela Herbst

Cynthia B. Keliher

Amy Korte

Nanette Pastore

Mary Reynolds

Sandy Senich

Darcy Sledge

Filomena Soyster

Marilyn Sperling

Deborah Stevens

Shirley Theriault

Eleanor White

2013 Women of FIRE

Sarah Abrams

Marcy Alvarado

Deborah Bochain

Ann Braunagel

Laurel Caliendo

Laura Canter

Carolyn Chodat

Maryteresa Crealese

Kim Marie DiMatteo

Linda A. Fercodini

Patricia Holland

Karen Kelly

Stacy King

Lesley Lambert

Brenda Maher

Patty Mason

Pamela McDermott

Susan McDonough

Cathy Minnerly

Margaret Muir

Joelle A. Murchison

Gilda Nogueira

Anne Ogden

Susan Ogrodnik-Smith

Paulette Retsinas

Gail Roberts

Denise Rosato

Tamara Small

Cathleen Smith

Sarah Valentini

2012 Women of FIRE

Linda Baumgarten

Stacy Blake

Tami Bonnell

Hillary Burr

Cheryl Calderado

Janelle Chan

Victoria Clark

Catherine Daume

Barbara Elia

Susan Gittelman

Leslie Karen Hammond

Christina Hill

Edie Hill

Linda Houston

Svetlana Jayakhyan

Marty Jones

Jae Junkunc

Jane Lundquist

Betsy Magnuson

Cindy Merkle

Amy Mizner

Bridget Morrissey

Traci O’Brien

Nancy Pantoliano

Brenda Reny

Elka Sachs

Mation Schmeelk

Kimberly Steimle

Pat Villani

Jane Warren

Kathryn West

Susan Winkler

2011 Women of FIRE

Candace Adams

Hope Aldrich

Robin Assaf

Barbara Boylan

Carol Bulman

Kathleen E. Condon

Andrea Daskalakis

M. Susan Elliott

Pam Goodman

Lisa Griffin

Elizabeth Judd

Mary Lentz

Margaret Livingston

Kathleen Murphy

Carolyn O’Connell

Joan F. Parsons

Barbara Pearce

Jennifer Pinck

Linda Sepso

Amanda Strong

Amy Tierce

Mary-Ellyn Vicino

Lizabeth Zlatkus