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Program News
Friday, November 15, 2019
Volunteer for the Financial Backpack Program! »
Financial Backpack Program In just a few weeks, you’ll have two excellent opportunities to join in the FWA’s Financial...

President's Message
Friday, January 10, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
President's Message - January 14 »
New Beginnings “You don’t have to see the whole staircase, just take the first step.” - Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr...
Friday, November 8, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
President's Message - November 1 »
Gratitude "We make a living by what we get, but we make a life by what we give.” Winston Churchill...
Friday, November 8, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
President's Message - October 4 »
October Opportunities "Courage is being scared to death, but saddling up anyway.” John Wayne Dear F...
Friday, November 8, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Beyond the Numbers…. »
8:46, 9:03, 9:37, 9:59, 10:03, 10:28…. For the past 18 years, I have set these times into my calendar to commemor...
Tuesday, September 10, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
President's Message - September 10 »
BACK TO SCHOOL "An investment in knowledge pays the best interest.” Benjamin Franklin Dear FWA Memb...

Event Highlights
Thursday, January 9, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Vision Lab: Empowering Yourself for Exponential Success Highlights »
Kate Gardner More than 40 attendees braved the storm to attend the Financial Women’s Association’s (FWA) Vision Lab:...
Thursday, December 19, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
We ATE, We CELEBRATED, We GAVE! »
The Financial Women’s Association 2019 Holiday Benefit was held on December 11th. The Holiday Benefit is an annual traditi...
Friday, December 6, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
The Economic Outlook Highlights »
(l-r): FWA President-elect Hermina “Nina” Batson, Speaker Christopher S. Rupkey and FWA President Simone Vinocour The...
Friday, November 8, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Getting Your Voice Heard »
(l-r): Stephanie Hauge with Sylvia Merino-Topley from Investors Bank and guest Nancy Rago On Thursday evening, Septemb...
Friday, November 8, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
FWA Committee Speed Networking Highlights »
On Wednesday, October 30, the Membership Committee hosted the FWA Fall Committee Speed Networking evening at Skadden. This...

Program Highlights
Wednesday, November 20, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
The LinkedIn Secret Sauce »
SHU mentees and mentors enjoy the LinkedIn presentation Last Tuesday (Nov 12th), FWA Member, Multicultural Marketing E...
Friday, November 15, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
FWA Baruch Mentors Share Advice and Build Community »
FWA Baruch Mentors Networking One-to-one mentoring is the heart of all FWA mentoring programs. We do even better when...
Friday, November 8, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Shining a Light on Leadership Planning within the FWA »
An Update and Thank You from the Nominating Committee The FWA Nominating Committee is starting to identify leaders fo...
Friday, November 8, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
FWA-NJ/Seton Hall University Mentoring Program Kickoff Event »
Workshop leader Jim Arnoff conducts the session The Kickoff event for the FWA in New Jersey’s Mentoring Program at Set...

Meet Our Mentees
Friday, November 8, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Abigail Hofmann - Seton Hall University »
Congratulations to Abigail Hofmann for being selected as our Mentee of the Month for November. Abigail is a Finance and Ec...
Tuesday, September 17, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Faija Choudhury - HSEF »
Mentee Update! FWA congratulates our High School of Economics and Finance mentee Faija Choudhury – who was just accepte...
Saturday, June 29, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Briana Perez - Baruch College »
  (l-r): Olga Barskaya, Director of the FWA Mentoring Program at Baruch College; Brianna Perez and Bet...
Wednesday, December 26, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Vanessa Romero - Baruch College »
Baruch Mentee Vanessa Romero It’s well-known that having a mentoring relationship early on in a w...
Tuesday, November 20, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Yekaterina Sionov - Baruch College »
Baruch Mentee Yekaterina Sionov Mentorship is not just about learning new skills, it’s an opportu...

Member of the Month
Thursday, September 19, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Amy Hertenstein - September 2019 »
Meet Chen Rao, our July 2019 FWA Member of the Month, and see what she is doing in the financial community....
Thursday, August 1, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Stephanie Hauge - August 2019 »
Meet Stephanie Hauge, our August 2019 FWA Member of the Month, who recently received the Alumni Service Award from the S...
Monday, July 1, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Chen Rao - July 2019 »
Meet Chen Rao, our July 2019 FWA Member of the Month, and see what she is doing in the financial community....
Saturday, June 1, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Sharon Weinberg - June 2019 »
Meet Sharon Weinberg, our June 2019 FWA Member of the Month, and see what she is doing in the financial community....
Friday, April 5, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Suzanne Matthews - April 2019 »
Meet Suzanne Matthews, our April 2019 FWA Member of the Month, and see what she is doing in the financial community....

Press Room
Tuesday, August 20, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
FWA in the News »
FWA events attract broad media interest and FWA members are sought-after speakers on today’s key issues. Choose a topic b...

Pacesetters
Tuesday, July 30, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Pacesetters Find Commonalities And Form Lasting Connections »
On July 10th, the newest Pacesetter class met for their first session at President Circle Firm BNY Mellon. While the progr...

Member News
Friday, November 15, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Eversheds Sutherland’s Cynthia Shoss Joins Pamela Thompson as Co-Chair on Global Board »
Eversheds Sutherland announced the appointment of Partner Cynthia R. Shoss as co-chair of its Global Board, joining Pamela...
Tuesday, August 20, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Stephen Zweig participated in Bloomberg Equity Summit »
Stephen Zweig recently participated in on “#MeToo Hits Wall Street and What That Means for Women in Finance” as part of t...
Wednesday, February 20, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Manju Seal pens article on Sustainable Finance »
Manju Seal, Head of Sustainable Finance, BMO Financial Group & Capital Markets ESG Lead, authored the recent article S...
Sunday, January 20, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Janet Handal honored by NYS Assembly »
Janet Handal , Co-Chair of the Fintech Committee, was recently honored by the New York State Assembly the for her decades...