Consider Taking an Active Role in New York Women in Communications!

New York Women in Communications plans some great activities and events throughout the year, and welcomes your involvement to make each program successful.

To really make the most of your membership, get involved! Volunteer to serve on a committee. If you have expertise in any of the categories listed below, if you want to learn the skills in any of them or if you simply want to meet new people, then sign up now! You will recognize immediately that you are an important part of a wonderful, professional, vibrant organization.

It's simple: Contact us at if you are interested in learning more about a committee or joining it.

NYWICI has the following committees to take part in:


Please note: When contacting the committees through the following email addresses, please make sure that the subject of the email says, "NYWICI Committee Contact". This will ensure that your email is not considered spam. Thank you.


Professional Membership Committee
This committee develops and organizes programs that focus on fast-breaking trends and strategic issues affecting professional communicators, as well as programs that are relevant to careers in communications. Committee members selects program topics and secures speakers. 

Co-Chairs: Georgia Galanoudis and Jennifer Owens

Learn more about the Professional Membership Committee 


Sponsorship Committee

Members of this committee seek new sponsors and ensure current sponsors' satisfaction. The committee develops sponsorship and marketing programs for programming and student events. These enhance opportunities for companies and supporters to promote their services.

Co-Chair: Laura Sequenzia and Piper Goodspeed

Learn more about the Sponsorship Committee

Student Affairs Committee

Helping the next generation of communications professionals chart a course toward success is the goal of this committee. The committee provides programming for college students and young professionals that will help them thrive in today's rapidly changing landscape of communications. A key event is the annual Student Career Conference featuring industry leaders sharing their wisdom. This committee also plans the summer "Ladies Who Laugh" fundraiser as well Behind-the-Scenes events. The Student Affairs Committee is funded by, and reports to, the New York Women in Communications Foundation Board, which is the leadership of the 501c3 non-profit, or charity arm, of the organization.    

Co-Chairs: Lori Greene and Danielle Dardashti

Learn more about the Student Affairs Committee 


High School Outreach Committee

The High School Outreach Committee creates relationships with high schools and youth organizations throughout the NY region to increase awareness about scholarship, educational and professional development opportunities for students, in particular economically underserved students, interested in pursuing communications degrees.

Co-Chairs: Stephanie Guzman and Taylor Trudon


Young Professionals Committee

The Young Professionals Committee engages with members of NYWICI who are in their first or second job in the communications industry, creating networking opportunities and events tailored to their specific career needs. 

Chair: Megan Hess


Online Charity Auction Committee

Chair: Francine Ryan