President - Shari Goldsmith
Who am I?As a Mental Health Therapist, Women’s Life Coach, Speaker and Author, I work with women to identify the challenges that are standing in the way of their full potential in their professional and personal life. After enjoying a very successful career in Business Operations and Program Development, I decided to go back to school to fulfill a dream of receiving my Mental Health Degree. My vast business experience combined with my Mental Health expertise, gives me the perfect combination of skills to help women discover where they belong, subsequently reinventing their lives. My book, “31 Days to Finding Your Inner Sass”, presents the core principles needed in order for women to be happy, healthy and successful. You can learn more and connect with me on LinkedIn.
Why do you like 85 Broads or what do you hope to achieve through 85 Broads? 85 Broads gives me the opportunity to network with accomplished women while making a positive impact in our community.
Fun Fact: I can’t eat anything with an orange flavor.
Incoming President – Diane Baron
Who am I?
You can learn more and connect with Diane on LinkedIn.
Vice President – Linda Bauer
You can learn more and connect with Linda on LinkedIn.
Secretary - Jess Allman
Treasurer - Lorain Petitt
Ex Officio/Board Advisor – Marjorie Solomon
Who am I? Board Advisor, President Ex Officio, 85 Broads Global Power Circle Member, 85 Broads Global Advisory Board Member. You can learn more and connect with me on LinkedIn.
Why do you like 85 Broads or what do you hope to achieve through 85 Broads? I’m passionate about mentoring, inspiring, empowering and connecting professional women. I hope to increase involvement by Cincinnati’s professional women in 85 Broads and serve as a liaison organization for other local women’s groups.
Fun Fact: 85 Broads Cincinnati founding member.
Membership Chair – Nancy Piatt
Communications Chair – Emma Marsh
Events Chair – Morgan Lyn
Who I am? Marketing & Program Associate at Grailville Retreat & Program Center. I am new to the Cincinnati area on a journey to find a “forever city” in this metropolis. My career journey in marketing includes challenging and fast-paced, non profit positions.
I am a recent Master’s Degree graduate in Public Relations & Advertising with previous experience in developing and executing all aspects of special event coordination. Consistently recognized for being a strategic thinker and a tactical executor. I am eager to undertake exciting and challenging projects that leverage my experience and education, as well as provide an opportunity to grow and learn new things.You can learn more and connect with me on LinkedIn.
Why do you like 85 Broads or what do you hope to achieve through 85 Broads? When I transplanted from Chicago, I was missing those mentors and connections that helped to guide my career and the circle of women who inspired my passion for non profit work. Upon meeting past president and co founder, Margye Solomon, I knew that 85 Broads would be the first step to establishing meaningful, helpful and soul sustaining relationships to professional women in the Cincinnati area. I hope that I can give other professional women the opportunity for symmetry that 85 Broads has allowed me.
Fun Fact: I am a classically trained pianist and a die hard Patriots fan.
Philanthropy Chair – Iva Wagers
Sponsorship Chair – Carolyn S. Taylor
Who am I? Chair of Sponsorship Committee for 85 Broads and also the Director of Program Development at InsideTrack.
Why do you like 85 Broads or what do you hope to achieve through 85 Broads? I enjoy the networking component of 85 Broads and learning more about start-up business ideas being developed by women in the community.
Fun Fact: I love taking on new challenges and reaching new peaks. My photo is my first 14,000 foot climb up La Plata in Colorado.
Chapter Founders, 2009: Jessie Deye & Adhurcia Apana