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 email@example.com if you are interested in learning more about a committee or joining it.
NYWICI has the following committees to take part in:
- Professional Membership
- Student Affairs
- High School Outreach
- Young Professionals
- Online Charity Auction
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
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
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
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