• WIT Board & Staff

Leaders of Women in Technology

Penny Collins

President & CEO

Penny joins WIT from First Data Corporation, where she served as Chief Technology Control Officer, Global Lead for Disaster Recovery Application Development, and Head of Global Cyber Security and Controls PMO. In addition to leading the company's technology compliance and controls, she was also the global leader for First Data's Women's Leadership Council, and a solid champion for the organization's support of WIT as a strategic partner.

Prior to First Data, Penny spent time as a business owner and entrepreneur, was Chief Process and Usability Officer for British Telecom (BT), and has spent her career leading global technology teams. She was awarded Women in Payments' award for Education in 2019 and is an active member of the Atlanta non-profit community.

WIT Staff Members

Tiffany Stewart

Tiffany Stewart

Chief of Staff & Corporate Events

Paula Bolton

Chief Marketing & Program Officer 

Jenneh Scott

Jenneh Scott

Senior Development Officer

Paula Duncan

Chief Operating Officer

Kyle Ross

Kyle Ross

VP, Corporate Partnerships

Tina Litzenberger

Senior Director, Business Operations

Emily Miller

Events Director

Kendra Cray

Digital Marketing Manager

WIT Board of Directors Executive Committee

Patti Dismukes

WIT Board President

HUNTER Technical
VP of Professional Services

Nancy Cox

WIT Board Vice President

Boxford Wood Consulting
CEO

Robbin Jones

WIT Board Secretary

The Coca-Cola Company
Sr. Global IT Product Leader 

Shirl Stroeing

WIT Board VP Finance

Paradies Lagardère
SVP & CIO

Tracy Garner

WIT Board Chair

AT&T
(Retired)

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WIT Board of Directors

Mary Carol Alexander

Microsoft
Vice President for the South Region and the US sponsor for Energy

Tracy Ariail

Republic National Distribution Company
SVP, eCommerce and Digital

Emily Clay

The Home Depot
Sr. Director, Product Management

Dani Cushion

ExecOnline
Chief Marketing Officer

Mary Ellen Marcilliat-Falkner

Cox Media Group
EVP & Chief People Officer

Wendy Frazier

The Weather Company (IBM)
Vice President & Chief Technology Officer of Watson Advertising and Weather

Elizabeth Hoemeke

OneInc
Chief Technology Officer

Andra Milender

Equifax
Chief Technology Officer, US Business Division

Monika Mueller

Softensity Inc
SVP, Consulting Services 

 

Eileen H. Rumfelt

Miller & Martin, PLLC
Member Attorney

Amy Vasquez

3Ci an MAU Company
SVP, Strategic Accounts

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WIT Advisory Council

Marva Bailer

Splunk
Strategic Advisor: Global Cross Functional Leader

Dewayne Griffin

State Farm
Vice President and Chief Data Officer

Julie
Talbot-Hubbard

Optiv, Inc.
SVP, Cyber Protection and Identity

Derek Johnson

RelationalAI
Vice President, Applied Artificial Intelligence

Mike Manos

Dun & Bradstreet
Chief Technology Officer

Windy Nicholson

Equifax
Technology M&A Planning Leader

Betsy Robinson

Tier 4 Group
Founder & CEO

Kanyatta C. Walker

Cisco
Vice President, Digital Enterprise Solutions Operating Officer 

Vicki Wright-Hamilton

VWH Consulting
Strategist, Change Management Advisor & Effectiveness Coach

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WIT Program Volunteer Directors

Kelley Chester

WIT

Volunteer Director
Technology Curriculum Development

Tara Allen

WIT Girls

Volunteer Program Director

Carrisa Jones

WIT Girls

Volunteer Program Director

Rachel Bagnell

WIT Campus

Volunteer Program Director

Rhonda Johnson

WIT Women in Careers

Volunteer Program Director

Ashley Russell

WIT Volunteer Program

Volunteer Program Director

Keerti Gupta

WIT Socials & WIT Awards Chair

Volunteer Program Director

Julianne Taft

WIT Awards Co-Chair

Volunteer Director

Kati Graff

WIT Awards Judging Chair

Volunteer Director

Adheshola "shola" Adeniyi

WIT Single Mothers Mentor Program

Volunteer Program Director

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