Thursday, April 18, 2019


Maureen Shaw
Maureen Shaw is the founder and editor-in-chief of, an online publication devoted to all-things women's rights. Maureen has dedicated the better part of the past decade to volunteering and working with NGOs and nonprofits and writing about feminist and human rights issues.
Cindi Pietrzyk
Cindi D. Pietrzyk is a Connecticut-based author and editor with four books to her credit, including the Off the Beaten Path Series. Currently she co-owns Coastal Editing, which offers a wide range of editorial services to a variety of clients. Cindi understands the unique challenges women face, and with three daughters, she is determined to leave the world better than she found it.
Michele von Plato
Michele von Plato is a leader with over 20 years of experience as a senior executive for some of the worlds largest companies. As a working mom of twin girls, her goal is to use her skills, knowledge and experience to make the world a more fair and equitable place for all women.
Katina Sawyer, PhD
Dr. Katina Sawyer is an expert in industrial organization, talent management solutions, gender, sexuality and race issues in the workplace, as well as leadership and teambuilding.
Cheryl Young, Esq.
Cheryl Young, Esq. is a 1985 graduate of American University, Washington College of Law where she was on the American University Law Review. She received her BA in Sciences in 1982 from Michigan State University. Cheryl frequently lectures to professional groups on various topics related to Family Law throughout the year.