Global Team

Meet Our Team

We put a lot of love and work into fostering and growing this community on a global level. Administration, representation, organization, running social media channels and global events, maintaining relationships across chapters, taking care of our mentorship programs and so much more.

WiV Team

Joan Palmiter Bajorek, Founder & CEO of Women in Voice

Joan Palmiter Bajorek

Founder & CEO of
Women in Voice

President of Board of Directors

Joan Palmiter Bajorek, Founder & CEO of Women in Voice

Maddy Apple

Chief Events Officer

Board of Directors 

Renee Cummings, WiV Board of Directors

Renée Cummings

Board Member,
Data Activist in Residence,
University of Virginia

Leslie Garcia Amaya, WiV Board of Directors

Leslie Garcia-Amaya

Board Member,
Ecosystem Partnerships Lead at

Caitlin Gutekunst, WiV Board of Directors & Sponsorship Chair

Caitlin Gutekunst

Board Member and Sponsorships Chair,
Senior Director, Marketing & Development at Creativity, Inc.

Romina Pankoke, WiV Board of Directors & Chapter Development Chair

Romina Pankoke

Chief Chapters Officer

Board Member
VUX Design Lead at Vixen Labs

Kesha Williams, WiV Board of Directors

Kesha Williams

Board Member,
Senior AQW Training Architect at 
A Cloud Guru

Cathy Pearl, WiV Board of Directors

Cathy Pearl

Board Member,
Design Manager on Google Assistant at

Advisory Board

Pete Erickson, Advisory Board

Pete Erickson

Founder of Modev

Katie Lee, Advisory Board

Katie Lee

Financial Strategy Advisor,
Senior Financial Analyst at Amazon

Yev Muchnik, Advisory Board

Yev Muchnik, ESQ.

Legal Advisor,
Founding Member Launch Legal

Vamsi Sistla, Advisory Board

Vamsi Sistla

Director at unify

Colette Schabram, Advisory Board

Colette Schabram

Manager Alexa Domains – Knowledge at Amazon 

Jennie Stenhouse, COO of Women in Voice

Jennie Stenhouse

Advisor, Former COO

Nieves Ábalos Serrano, Inclusion & Diversity Officer

Nieves Ábalos Serrano

Advisor, Previous C-Suite
Co-Founder & Chief Product Officer at Monoceros Labs

Global Content Team

Lezlie-Ann Sherwood, WiV Content Strategist

Lezlie-Ann Sherwood

Director of Content,
Content Developer and Writer

Katy Boungard, WiV Global Content Team

Katy Boungard

Content Producer,
Voice Experience Producer

Ayesha Saleem, WiV Global Content Team

Ayesha Saleem

Content Producer, Senior Conversation (UX) Designer at Quicken Loans

Trischa Schramm, WiV Global Content Team

Trischa Schramm

Content Strategist,
UX Designer and Creative

Maria Spyropoulou, Book Club Organiser

Maria Spyropoulou

WiV Book Club Organiser,
Speech Systems Analyst at Eckoh

Chiara Martino, WiV Global Content Team

Chiara Martino

WiV Editor,
AI Conversation Designer and Knowledge Engineer at Assist Digital

Audio Team

Jeanna Isham, WiV Audio Team

Jeanna Isham

Sonic Brander/Composer,
Owner of Dreamr Productions

Suze Cooper, WiV Audio Team

Suze Cooper

Audio Engineer,
Voice and Audio Creative at Vixen Labs

Mentorship Team

Shari Pople, Mentorship Program Manager

Shari Pople

Global Mentorship Program Manager, 
Co-Founder & Chief Value Generator at
Propel Voice

Erica Gardner, Mentorship Program Manager

Erica Gardner

Global Mentorship Program Manager,
NLP Engineer

Erica Gardner, Mentorship Program Manager

Celene Osiecka

Global Mentorship Program Manager,
Senior Director & Practice Lead

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