The Community Foundation for Northern Virginia launched its Business Women’s Giving Circle in 2014, the first group of its kind in the region comprised of women who are successful business leaders looking to empower girls and women of all ages through philanthropy in the Northern Virginia region. Click here to access the private member directory.

BWGC At Gala
The following comprise the group's members:

  • Janice Adamshick - Practice Manager, Aesthetic Medical Center
  • Grace Anton – Interior Decorator
  • Faith Boettger – Consultant and Professional Volunteer
  • Ginger Bonin – Managing Director, KPMG LLP
  • Kristina Bouweiri - President & CEO, Reston Limousine
  • Leigh Chowdhary - Credence Management Solutions LLC
  • Bernice Colyandro - Senior Project Manager, Boundless Spatial, Inc.
  • Cerasela Cristei - Philanthropy Officer, T3 Design Corporation
  • Courtney Davis - Associate Financial Advisor, Generations Wealth Management
  • Angie Delboy - Realtor, RE/MAX Gateway and NOVA Home Now
  • Mara Desmedt - Senior Regional Sales Director, Southeast PlanSource
  • Ashleigh Dorfman - Events and Development Diretcor, Greater Reston Chamber of Commerce
  • Nancy Eberhardt – CEO, Pathwise Partners LLC
  • Eileen Ellsworth – President, Community Foundation for Northern Virginia
  • Robin Finnell - Agency Owner & Wardrobe Sytlist, The Doncaster Collection
  • Sheila Foley - Managing Director, Business Consulting Charles Schwab & Co., Inc.
  • Rita Goodroe
  • Luanne Gutermuth – Senior Vice President, Shared Services and CHRO, WGL
  • Lilly Harris
  • Marlissa Hudson - Principal, Red Tent LLC
  • Lauri Isbrandtsen - Human Resources Consultant
  • Cheryl Janey - Managing Partner, Moorewood Partners, LLC
  • Tina Johnson
  • Amy Kay, Esq., Nonprofit Executive and Public Policy Strategist
  • Tanya La Force – Founding Partner, Children’s Science Center
  • Wendy Lemieux - Marketing Specialist, Fairfax County Office of Public Private Partnerships
  • Kim Luu-Tu - Private Wealth Advisor Generations Wealth Management
  • Stephanie Marshall
  • Kim Mason – Portfolio Management Director, Senior Vice President - Wealth Management, Morgan Stanley
  • Autumn McCullogh – Attorney, McCandlish & Lillard, PC
  • Rebecca McDermott - Communications and Public Relations, Madison Wealth Management 
  • Beatriz McNelly - Telecommunications Professional, Entrepreneur and Investor (Retired)
  • Suzan Meredith - Owner and Designer, Meredith Interiors, LLC dba Redecorate Today
  • Melinda Merk - Partner, SageTrust Law Group
  • Sheila Murphy - Co-Founder/Partner, FlexProfessionals
  • Erin Norman - President, Norman Research and Analytics, Senior Research Director, Heart + Mind Strategies
  • Linda Odorisio - Consultant, Haverford Partners 
  • Becky Parker – Vice President, Investments, RBC Wealth Management
  • Susan Pierce - Architect/Company Owner, Commonwealth Home Design
  • Judy Redpath - Founder, VISTA Wealth Strategies LLC
  • Kathy Renzetti - Principal, The Giving Collaborative 
  • Tacy Roby - Potomac Financial, LLC
  • Catherine Schott Murray - Attorney At Law, Odin, Feldman & Pittleman, P.C.
  • Carol Shapiro
  • Jennifer Siciliano - Vice President, Government Relations, Inova Health Systems
  • Julie Simmons - Managing Director, Human Capital Strategic Consulting
  • Susan Snell LMFT, RPT - Family and Child Psychotherapist
  • Pam Sullivan - McKesson Corporation
  • Patricia Timbrook – Vice President and  Founder, T3 Design Corporation
  • Karen Tovey – Senior Director, Sullivan, Bruyette, Speros & Blayney 
  • Sherry Watkins - President, Marketing Savvy
  • Eleanor Weis - Director of Development, George Mason University School of Business
  • Anne Marie Wemmlinger - Vice President, Full Service Franchising – Operations, Owner and Franchise Services, Marriott International
  • Judith "Tessie" Wilson - Chairman, College Access Fairfax
  • Stefanie Zeldin Sigal - Co-founder, In2green eco products

Annual membership is $1,100, and $1,000 of each contribution is pooled for annual grantmaking.  Join the Giving Circle today!

For more information, please contact Sari Raskin at sari.raskin@cfnova.org or (703) 879-7641.