The Team

2021/2022

President

Marisa Chrysanthou

president@degrootewomen.com

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In her third year of the Integrated Business and Humanities program, Marisa is excited to continue pursuing her interest in Human Resources and minor in Economics. Exhibiting enthusiasm 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 female empowerment and experiential learning, she looks forward to engaging and strengthening the DWIB community through new developments. Marisa is excited for the year ahead, and is looking forward to working alongside her team to further empower DeGroote Women in Business and its members.

Vice President

Jerri McRogers

info@degrootewomen.com

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Entering her third year of the Integrated Business and Humanities program, Jerri aspires to inspire others through powerful leadership and inclusivity. Her experience in competitive sports drives her vision to pursue a career in the sports business industry, while exploring the world of marketing. Jerri is grateful for the opportunity to take on the role of Vice-President, as her passion for teamwork truly aligns with DWIB’s mission to engage, motivate, and empower. Her leadership experience will enable her to effectively support the DWIB executive team this year, ultimately providing a memorable and valuable member experience.

Director of Finance

Megan Comlekcier

finance@degrootewomen.com

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In her third year of the Commerce Program, Megan is excited to continue pursuing a specialization in Accounting and a minor in Economics. She is eager to leverage her academic background in Accounting as she takes on the role of Director of Finance. Her leadership and passion for the DeGroote community has also motivated her to take on the role of Co-Chair for another DeGroote committee and the role of Teaching Assistant for two DeGroote courses. Megan is keen on building a community of empowered female business students and is excited to contribute to DWIB's legacy this year.

Director of Operations

Neha Sehgal

operations@degrootewomen.com

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Returning to the DeGroote School of Business for her fourth year of study in the Commerce program, Neha is exicted to take on her role as the Director of Operations while continuing to explore opportunities within her specialization of accounting. Neha is returning to McMaster after her 14 month internship at Jaguar Land Rover Canada. With over 5+ years of professional experience in the automotive industry, Neha is estatic and eager to implement her professional and work experience to her new role. With amibition, and dedication she looks forward to creating a positive and welcoming environment for all members, and is passionate in helping others reach their personal and professional goals. She is beyond thrilled to take on the role for this organization, to contribute to DWIB’s growth and success and is ready to leave a long lasting mark.

Director of Multimedia

Dimple Vashi

marketing@degrootewomen.com

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In her second year of the Commerce program, Dimple is excited to continue pursuing her interest in Marketing. This year, she is extremely excited to take on the role of Director of Multimedia and bring her experience, creativity and dedication to the team. Through her creativity and new ideas, she is thrilled to showcase engaging and empowering content for each event. After a year of everything being virtual, Dimple is eager to see how many amazing new events this year will bring, and is looking forward to working alongside the executive team and meeting like minded DWIB members along the way.

Director of Marketing

Kaylee Macpherson

marketing@degrootewomen.com

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Entering her third year of the Commerce Program, Kaylee is excited to continue pursuing her interests of Marketing and Human Resources with a minor in Innovation. She is thrilled to take on the role of Director of Marketing for DWIB this year, bringing her enthusiasm, creativity and drive to the team. With creativity and innovation in mind, she is eager to highlight DWIB's brand and create an engaging environment for its members. With a passion for leadership and women's empowerment, Kaylee is grateful for the opportunity to contribute to DWIB's mission of engaging, motivating, and empowering female business students and working alongside her fellow executives.


Director of External Relations

Pietra Kamstra

external@degrootewomen.com

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In her third year of Commerce, Pietra is excited to pursue a specialization in strategic management and marketing. As a female athlete and member of the McMaster Women's Varsity Basketball Team, she understands the need to support women and will bring her strong leadership and communication skills into her role as Director of External Relations. She is looking forward to securing passionate and inspiring speakers to further the club’s mission of empowering female business students. Pietra can’t wait to contribute to the amazing community of DWIB members and to help foster an environment for women to flourish.


Director of Internal Relations

Zoe Pearce

internal@degrootewomen.com

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In her third year of the Commerce program, Zoe is excited to pursue a specialization in Marketing, and a minor in Sustainability. She is thrilled for the opportunity to exhibit creative thinking and make connections with members in her Director of Internal Relations role. Her leadership skills and passion for inclusivity are highlighted with her involvement at DeGroote, being a member of the DeGroote Reform Committee and part of the Greensuits Marketing team. Zoe is excited to work alongside her fellow directors to make female empowerment a prominent topic of discussion at DeGroote.