The Team

2020/2021

President

Evelyn Franz

president@degrootewomen.com

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In her third year of studies at the DeGroote School of Business, Evelyn is enthusiastic to continue her pursuit of a specialization in Accounting and minor in German Studies. Embodying ambition and dedication, she is thrilled to take on the role of President and bring her experience and positivity to the team. With a strong passion for experiential learning and making an impact, she looks forward to engaging and strengthening the DWIB community through new initiatives. In such a unique year, Evelyn is driven to overcome challenges alongside her team and further the flourishing of DeGroote Women in Business and its members.

Vice President

Sarah Nuñez

info@degrootewomen.com

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In her final year at the DeGroote School of Business, Sarah is excited to take on her role of Vice President while continuing to explore opportunities for promoting environmental sustainability in finance and marketing. After having completed a four month summer internship as a Brand Marketing Intern at EY, Sarah is eager to implement her newfound professional skillset as VP. She has a passion for making an impact through leading by example, and is looking forward to ushering in a wave of positive change at DWIB this year.

Director of External Relations

Lauren da Silva

external@degrootewomen.com

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In her third year at the DeGroote School of Business, Lauren is excited to pursue her interests in Marketing and minor in Economics. With the recent acceptance into the Honours BCom Degree with Internship, she will embark on finding an intern position this year that aligns with her interests in analytical marketing. Lauren is passionate about empowering women in business and has enjoyed the role of Director of External Relations on DWIB as an opportunity to provide the DWIB community with engaging events and speakers. She looks forward to another successful year despite the circumstances, and can’t wait for all the events DWIB has in store.

Director of Internal Relations

Marisa Chrysanthou

internal@degrootewomen.com

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In her second year of the Integrated Business and Humanities program, Marisa is eager to continue exploring her interest in Human Resource Consulting. With extensive organization and communication skills, she is excited to become a part of the DWIB community as she takes on her role of Director of Internal Relations. Marisa embodies leadership and enthusiasm, inspiring her to also take on the role of co-chair for another committee within the DeGroote School of Business. She is passionate about empowering women in business and cannot wait to contribute to DWIB’s growth and continued success throughout this unprecedented school year.

Director of Finance

Kassandra Mancini

finance@degrootewomen.com

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In her final year at the DeGroote School of Business, Kassandra is eager to leverage her professional and work experience to complete her Honours Commerce Degree. Kassandra is returning to McMaster after a 12-month internship facilitated by the Commerce Internship Program at a public accounting firm in Hamilton and is continuing her specialization in accounting. Post-graduation, Kassandra is excited to continue her professional development and academia as she pursues her CPA designation. Kassandra is passionate about empowering female business students and uniting the DWIB community even more so during these uncertain times.

Director of Operations

Momal Khan

operations@degrootewomen.com

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In her second year of the Integrated Business and Humanities program, Momal is eager to discover opportunities to develop her interest in finance. She is excited to take on the role of Director of Operations: a perfect match with her experience in event planning and design. As current co-President for another organization, Momal shows great initiative in her involvement with the McMaster community. She is beyond thrilled to work with members to achieve their goals and to contribute to DWIB's continued success in female empowerment.


Director of Marketing

Laura Coelho

marketing@degrootewomen.com

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In her third year at the Commerce Program at the DeGroote School of Business, Laura's personal brand is characterized by curiosity, a passion for Marketing, and eagerness to grow alongside her executives. After completing a summer internship with Ford Motor Company, she is eager to translate her learnings from the dynamic world of Marketing Communications to effectively engage, motiviate, and empower DWIB's members. She is extremely excited to return as an executive for the club, and is looking forward to engaging with a community of like-minded individuals throughout the virtual school year.


Director of Multimedia

Meg Lemon

marketing@degrootewomen.com

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In her second year of the Integrated Business and Humanities program, Meg is excited to pursue her passion for marketing and new media design as the Director of Multimedia this year. Meg's diverse work experiences, including her role as a camp leader, sales specialist, and merchandise lead, have instilled in her a strong sense of creativity and enthusiasm for collaboration. She is thrilled to be working alongside the executive team this year to develop engaging and empowering online events for the DWIB community. Meg is eager to see what this virtual school year may hold and cannot wait to learn and grow through this experience.