Since 2008, these accomplished women have helped create THE gathering place for Colorado’s most successful female leaders!

Ann Clarke (Founder & CEO, Colorado Women of Influence LLC)
Dr. Joan King (Founder & Principal, Beyond-Success)
Paula Thomas (Fine Sterling Silver Jewelry)
Dr. Lori Ann Perrin (Psychologist, Founder of Receptive Solutions, Inc.)
Peggy Callaway (CEO, Callaway & Associates)
Adrienne Zoble (President, Adrienne Zoble Associates)
Tami K. Spaulding (Realtor, The Group, Inc)
Louise Creager (Realtor, Re/Max Alliance)
Maryjo Faith Morgan (Professional Writer,
Debbie Davis (CFO of MyHDTV and President Guaranty Bank Berthoud)
Monica Graham (Co-Owner, Carpet Network)
Carole Crane (VP/Sr Consultant, GCM Careers)
Laurie Macomber (Principal, Blue Skies Marketing)
Dr. Amy Jackson, (Partner, Jackson Fisk Body & Soul)
Ann-Marie Yeager (Owner, Good Health Acupuncture)
Noreen Flood (Owner, Small Business Solutions of Colorado)
Ava Diamond (President, The Diamond Success Group/Feisty Woman Productions)
Ginny Teel (Owner/CEO, 10 Til 2 Northern Colorado & Boulder)
Sandra Greer (President, Front Range Business Centers)
Dixie Daly (President, Tickled Pink Boutique)
Linda Winters (Owner, Accessories with a Flair!…and Hair)
Chris Davies (Owner/Broker, Choice Plus Insurance)
Vicky Flint (Owner, Dental Hygiene Haven, PLLC)
Andrea J. Smith (President, Andrea J. Smith & Associates, Inc)
Kitty Williams (Owner, Anytime Fitness in Loveland)
Julie Piepho (President, Milestone Leadership Consulting)
Deanne Mulvihill (Executive Area Manager, Arbonne International)
Ruth Lytle-Barnaby (Executive Director, Poudre Valley Health System Foundation)
Jeannette L. Seibly (Owner, SeibCo, LLC)
Shirley Gorman (Owner, S.L. Gorman Legal Nurse Consulting, LLC)
Jodi Tabert (Partner, Patterson-Tabert Law Offices)
Barbara Johnson (Mary Kay)
Patti Westfall (Owner, Sign-A-Rama Ft. Collins)
Maury Dobbie (Assistant Director, CSU Center for the New Energy Economy
Dr. Temple Grandin (Colorado State University)
Denny Moyer (founder of Ensight Skills Center)
Pamela Cook (creator of “Cut It Out” domestic violent program)
Lydia Dody (Founder Hope Lives Breast Cancer Foundation)
Diana French (inventor, Founder of Brand Spanking New)
Grace Hanley (Whole Foods coordinator of Whole Planet Foundation)
Kristi Helzer Kristi’s Kreations)
Jeri Howe (founder The Matthews House)
Heather Janssen (founder Get Born Magazine)
Gailmarie Kimmel (founder BE Local No Co)
Carmeen Klausner (founder Pathways To Spirits)
Dr. Lori Kogan (founder Pets Forever)
Dr. Barbara Wallner (Poudre School District)
Elise Walsh (retired teacher)
Lu Anne Aulepp (pioneer of The Women’s Movement)
Cheryl Rennels (President, Beneficence, Inc.)
Nanci Garnand (Realtor, RE/MAX Alliance)
Dr. Jill Althoff (Owner, Althoff Family Chiropractic)
Mary Anne Heyman (Financial Design and Management, Inc.)
Jill Holly (Rainmaker Equity Partners)
Lee Porter (Trebuchet Group)
Jo Carney (EcoBroker/Partner The Group Real Estate)
Viveka von Rosen (President, Linked Into Business)
Sue Helfrich (Owner/Principal Agent, Allstate/Helfrich & Associates)
Jennifer Snyder (Owner, EmbroidMe Loveland)
Laurie Taylor (President, FlashPoint!)
BJ Nikkel ( Colorado State Representative, Dist. 49)
Connie Hanrahan (Owner, The Mantooth Company)
Alice Ashmore (Former Development Director, Northern Colorado AIDS Project)
Roxie Ellis (Owner, Ellis Ranch Event Center & Wedding Parks)
Sandy Fifer (Owner, Doggie Dips & Chips, LLC)
Amy Snider (Founder & CEO of the Colorado Force Women’s Professional Soccer)
Carol Johnson (Loveland City Council, Ward II)
De Dahgren (Northern Colorado Business Report)
Sandy Powell (Northern Colorado Business Report)
Heidi Olinger ( President & CEO, Pretty Brainy, Inc.)
Lori Hentzenroeder (North Beach Dental)
Sherri Frye (University of Northern Colorado)
Betsey Hale (City of Loveland)
Jenny Langness (Alpha Center)
Wendy Ishii (founder of Bas Bleu Theatre Company)
Leslie Young (Loveland Police Dept)
Donna Visocky (Founder of BellaSpark Productions)
Marilyn Shock (CEO of Banner Health)
Susan E. Mead (Author, Speaker, Master Herbalist)
Debra Benton (Author, Speaker, Executive Coach)
Cindy Williamson (Partner, Onsite Management, LLC)
Teresa Mueller (Partner, Mueller & Associates, CPA, LLC)
Caryll Cram (Psychologist)
Heather Ingersoll (Security Insurance Group)
Allison Dunning (Owner, Merry Makers & Decorators)
Dorsi Smith (Founder & Exec Dir, Rocky Mountain Youth Sports)
Jill Rickards (Partner, Rickards Long & Rulon, LLP)
Carla Schlosser (Owner & CEO, Schlosser Signs, Inc.)
Carol Luketich (President, Colorado Video Connection, LLC)
Danielle Oakley, Ph.d. (Director of Counseling and Consultation Services, University of Wisconsin)
Donna Beaman (Director, Small Business Development Center)
Ty Youle (Owner, Youle Realty Property Management Services)
Mechelle Dittmer (Designer, CCS Designs)
Mishelle Baun (Principal, Baun Business Communication)
Diana McKinney (Co-owner, Solid Sound Entertainment)
Susan Mock (President, Koala Consortium; Owner, The Stitchin’ Den)
Kathy Kinchen, Ph.D. (President & Owner, Change Navigators, Inc.)
Juliann Smith (President Advanced Financial Solutions, LLC of Kansas City MO & Estes Park)
Crystal Vilkaitis (Owner, 3 Elements, LLC)
Debra Foster (Vice President, Auto Collision Specialists, Greeley)
Maureen Radice (Owner, Simply Toffee)
Pam Lutey (Owner, Marketing Ideas For Small Businesses)
Melissa English (Business Services Consultant, Larimer County Workforce Center)
Darcy Gavaldon (Premier Mortgage Group)
Miranda Arens (Burns Marketing) *CWOI’s “Rising Star”
Katherine Hewitt (Owner/Publisher BE Magazine)
Dr. Lee Yahnke (Licensed Clinical Psychologist)
Cathie Waugh (Special Events Director, Hope Lives! Breast Cancer Foundation)
Dr. Rhonda Marcus (Owner, Wholehearted Healing, LLC)
AnnMarie Arbo (Executive Director, Angel House)
Teresia “Terri” Spencer (Tomboy Tools)
Kira Friedman (Photographer and make-up artist, Harper Point Photography)
Trinity Prescott (President,
Ann Bradbury (Owner, Ridge Valley Alpaca Ranch)
Janice Mount (CEO, NoCo Link)
Dori Eppstein-Ransom (Executive Director, Hearts & Horses Therapeutic Riding Center)
Jodi Riffe (Manager, Drake Professional Park)
Denny Moyer (Executive Director, Ensight Skills Center)
Wendy White (Director of Development, Larimer Chorale)
Ann Baron (Business Development Director, Loveland Chamber of Commerce)
Barb Tobias (“Top Diva,” speaker, author of Thrift Talk Diva)
Leslie Demytruk (COO, Summey Health Universal Wellness Center)
Dr. Aspen Dawson (Co-owner, Dawson Chiropractic & Wellness Center)
Georgia Evans (Owner, Westwind Graphics)
LeAnn Thieman (author, speaker, nurse)
Patrica Belanger (Patricia’s Closet/PatriciaB)
Nicole Yost (FYN Public Relations)
Kristina Paz (Waddell & Reed)
Lisa Kling (Owner/Publisher Big Picture Media and Canyon Living Magazine)
Judy Calhoun (Executive Director, Larimer Humane Society)
Janet Mabry (Financial Advisory, RBC Wealth Management)x
Maria Secrest (District Representative for Congressman Cory Gardner)
Debra E Sawyer (Sawyer Financial Group)x
Pam Shaddock (Former Regional Director Northeast Office, U.S. Senator Mark Udall)
Mayan Nicole Smith (Intern & CSU Student)
Gail Sutton (President, Better Business Cleaning, Inc.)
Kandice Muckley (New Accounts Development, Graham’s Carpet Network) *COWOI’s “Emerging Leader”
Susan Kruse (Owner, Vogue Laser Clinic)
Linda Potter (Managing Editor for BellaSpark Magazine and head writer for BellaSpark Productions)
Terry Robertson (Former VP, Home State Bank)
Peggy Sage (Reverse Mortgage Specialist, 1st Reverse Mortgage)
Linda Akey (Owner, Competent Assistance for Nonprofits)
Alison Daniel (Director of Public Relations & Marketing, Exodus Moving & Storage)
Dr. Priscilla Johnson (Naturopath, owner BioScan)
Jenny Langness (Executive Director, The Alpha Center)
Linda R. Wheeler-Holloway (Investigator, 13th Judicial District Attorney Office)
Mary Morgan (Owner, Beyond Tax & Accounting, Inc.)
Sonia Cooper (Partner, Cooper & Holly, Savvy Financial Futures)
Suzanne Offe (Realtor, Keller Williams/VP Berthoud Chamber of Commerce)
Pam Hauschild (Branch Mgr, Elevations Credit Union)
Betty Aragon-Mitotes (Founder, Museo de las Tres Colonias)
Kerrie Flanagan (Founder, Director Northern Colorado Writers)
Wendy Mader (Owner, T2Coaching)
Patty Harsch (Triple Crown Sports)
Brandy Mattson (Adams Bank & Trust)
Floss Blackburn (Denkai Animal Sanctuary
Liz Connell (Denkai Animal Sanctuary)
Kris Johnson (President of Zonta Ft. Collins)
Jude Starks (Registered Pharmacist & Certified Health Coach)
Tobi Hunt (Tobi Hunt Events)
Jeanette Meyer (Principal, Meyer & Associates)
Jamie Meyer (Dir of Catering, Marriott)
Cheryl Weill (New Vista Therapy)
Susan McClain (VP Business Development, Better Business Bureau)
Katie Ingram (Graham’s Carpet Network) 2012 Emerging Leader
Joy Ferguson (Keller Williams)
Wendy Cohen (Owner, The Cellar)
JoAnn Honey (Director, Loveland Campus of Regis University)
Karen Fournier (Owner, Starstream Productions LLC)
Suki Liebow-Jeffers (Founder & CEO, B.A.S.E.)
Karen Weitkunat (Mayor, City of Ft. Collins)
Christina Gressianu (Photographer)
Amber McCool (Strive Functional Fitness)
Emily M. Westphal (Premier Services, Technical Support Manager)
Lori Gama (President, DaGama Web Studio Inc.)
Kandice Dixon (Microbiologist, CDC)
Melissa Venable (Exec Director, Hope Lives Breast Cancer Foundation)
Lisa Beard (Branch Manager, Adams Bank & Trust Ft. Collins)
Linda Stotz (McCreery House)
Hannah Laser (The Armstrong Hotel)
Katie Buttermore (The Ranch/Ovations)
Cheryl Redmond (Dental Fitness & Spa)
Mindy McCloughan (Loveland Chamber of Commerce)
Robyn Steele (Loveland Chamber of Commerce)
Michele Yarberry (Liberated Living)
Kay Williams (Healthful Returns)
Jackie Compton (Compton Accounting, LLC)
Marilyn Johnson (Be The Gift, Inc.)
Jessica Born (Natural Born Planner)
Vicki Ellis (Owner, Creating Balance, Ltd.)
Lisa Raberge (Owner/Designer, MoonStruk Gems)
Linda Wheeler-Holloway (Office of the District Attorney, 13th Judicial District)
Tara Pogoda (Fifth Element Ranch)
Dr. Diana Wall (CSU)
Coral Thomas (The Secret To Life Coaching)
Terha Tullius (Co-owner, Loveland Athletic Club)
Bev McCue (Custom Creations Window Fashions)
Hon. Mary Jo Berenato (Magistrate 8th Judicial Dist)
Dr. Deborah Crawford (Forensic Pediatrician)
Lindsey H. Deringer (17 year old student, creator of “Hunger 5K Run”)
Denise Burson Freestone (Open Stage Theatre)
Dr. Diana Hall (Colorado State University)
Elizabeth Lamb Kearney (Wildfire Community Arts Center)
Candace Mayo (Habitat For Humanity)
Kelly Peters (NCEDC)
Carol Rehme (Silver Linings Program for seniors)
Dr. Guadalupe Salazar (El Centro)
Cheryl Miller Thurston (Moonlighting Teachers)
Irene Romsa (Certified Interpreter)
Deanne Mulville (Director, Berthoud Chamber of Commerce)
Robin Chew (Executive Area Mgr Arbonne International)
Flo Mikkelson (Guaranty 50 Club Mgr, Guaranty Bank)
Glenda Haines (Eves & Haines Wealth Management)
Ruth Ebbinghaus (Sears Real Estate)
Sharon Montes.MD
Jessica Daley, (Xcelerate Business Solutions)
April Peterson (Warren Federal Credit Union)
Dee Hummel (Unique Gift by Design)
Crystal J. McDonough ( Partner, Pathfinder Law Offices, LLC)
Sarina Baptista (Bridge to Healing, LLC)
Tamara O’Dell (Tamara O’Dell Marketing Communications)
Michele Reynolds (Success Troops LLC)
Beth Clarken (New Horizon Tours)
Dorothy King (D’s Boutique)
Gail Snyder (Farmers Insurance)
Ellyn Klein (Ellyn Klein Insurance)
Stacia Hamp (Community Auto)
Ashley Perkins (The Dow Law Firm)
Stacey Donelson (Good Life Acupuncture & Wellness Center )
Kami Bowker (Ragamuffin Organizing & Cleaning)
Kim Fain (Pinot’s Palette)
Sue Castaneda (Larimer Humane Society)
Peggy Pellizzari (Ink It Over Promos)
Elizabeth Rulli (Indian Paintbrush Studio LLC)
Pamela Groeger (Five Rings Financial)
Jonelle Davis (Jonelle Davis Intuitive)
Janell Osborn (White Space Graphics)
Renae Hupp (Real Living 1st Choice Real Estate)
Lauren Harmon (Body In Harmony)
Tracie Reeves Hartman (Fresh Plate Catering)
Pamela Groeger (Five Rings Financial)
Dr. Jane Brewer (Precision Chiropractic) 2015 Rising Star
Carolyn Deardorff ( Design Adventures LLC)
Jephta Bernstein (Project Youth & Chamber Music)
Shanna Wagner (A Witness To Life Photography)
Rhonda Thompson (A Witness To Life Photography)
Viveka von Rosen (Linked Into Business)
Donna Martemucci (Enthusiastic Volunteer)
Mary Kopco (Fort Collins Symphony)
Cathy Forsythe (Real Living 1st Choice Real Estate)
Natalia Infante (Thrivent Financial)
Laureen Persson (Laureen’s Sunshine Services)
Jackie Bebo, founder of Adoption for All Children
Sandi Brown, founder of Tutor Doctor Front Range
Dr. Ada Chen, founder of Soaring Hope Inc.
Dr. Kathleen Cooney, founder of Home to Heaven
Dr. Leslie Cunningham-Sabo, life-long dedication to the issues of childhood obesity
Linda Hughey. co-founder of No Colo Nonprofit Resource Center
Brooke Hupp. founder of Team STABOS (Save Them All Big or Small)
Sister Mary Alice Murphy (the Sister Mary Alice Murphy Center for Hope)
Dr. Amy Prieto, founder of Prieto Battery Inc.
Cindy Sarai, founder of the Dream Guild and the Dream Room
Lisa Plahuta (Fort Collins Hilton Hotel)
Kim Bernhardt (Quick Print Shop)
Anne Holicky (Accounting 4 Matters)
Tiffany Villavicencio (Promenade Shops at Centerra)
Julie Spencer (Checks & Balances Bookkeeping)
Nancy Ashley (Golden Endeavor, Inc.)
Brenda Maetzold
Michelle Boyle (Founder & Exec Dir of Ram Strength)
Megan Chenoweth (C.L.E.A.R.)
Caroline Creager (Doctor of Physical Therapy)
Melisa Esposti (Project CURE)
Teresa Funke (Author, Speaker, Teacher)
Jennifer Gray (Dare To Move Project)
Libby James (elite athlete)
Stacy Johnson (Windsor Director of Economic Development)
Rose Moon (founder of HalfMoon Arts)
Kathay Rennels (Larimer County Commissioner)
Maria Secrest Liaison, Senator Cory Gardner)
Carolyn Mountain (Wells Fargo)
Lori Wayne (Lori Rochelle Wayne Coaching and Consulting)
Dr. Beth Golden (Beth Golden PhD, LLC)
Deb Zion Johnson (Divinely Fit, Inc)
Irish Martin-Danhoff (FirstLight Home Care)
Marcia Predmore-McPhee (Colorado Insurance Store)
Jean Morrell, Ph.D. (Morrell & Associates)
Raegan Eisele (Loveland Chamber of Commerce) Emerging Leader
Dr. Gillian Bowser (Colorado State University)
Patricia Campbell (RN/NP)
Jean Daviet (Computer Science & Systems Expert)
Rikke Liska (The Law Firm of Proctor, Callahan & Liska, LLC)
Dr. Janice Nerger (Colorado State University)
Becky Safarik (City of Greeley)
Patti Smith (RN/Zonta Volunteer)
Catherine St. Germain
Kim Swaney (Happiness Through Horses)
Sue Whetten (CycleTote)
Sue McShane (Healing Space Massage)
Sosamma Samuel-Burnett (G.L.O.B.A.L. Justice)
Glenda Shayne (Alternatives To Violence)
Yvonne B. Zack (Alternatives To Violence)
Julie Wassom (The Julian Group Inc)
Nancy Ottino (The Idea Group)
Stephanie Flanders-Martin (Lavender Elephant Health & Wellness)
Kelli Olsheski (Edward Jones)

Kelly Jackson (Aims Community College Foundation