Board, Staff, & Volunteer Leaders

We thank the following volunteer leaders and staff who are giving their time and talent to build WoWE’s visibility and impact across North America.

WoWE Board of Directors

  • Abby Arnold, Kearns & West and AWWI (American Wind Wildlife Institute)
  • Jan Blomstrann, Renewable NRG Systems, Inc.
  • Julia Dalger, GE Renewable Energy
  • Mary Childress, APTA (American Public Transportation Association)
  • Karen Conover, DNV GL Group
  • Lisa Daniels, Windustry
  • Trudy Forsyth, Wind Advisors Team
  • Jennifer Martin, Stoel Rives LLP
  • Michelle Montague, Green Capulet Marketing and Communications
  • Elizabeth "Liz" Salerno, Siemens
  • Suzanne Tegen, National Renewable Energy Laboratory


WoWE Staff and Consultants


WoWE Volunteer Leadership

Mentoring Committee:
  • Regina McCormack, Invenergy (Mentoring Ambassador)
  • Remy Pangle, Virginia Center for Wind Energy at JMU
  • Sarah Johnson Phillips, Stoel Rives LLP
  • Ali Rodrian, Tetra Tech
  • Kristin Swenson, Algonquin Power Company (Mentoring Ambassador)
  • Suzanne Tegen, NREL (WoWE Board of Directors)

Leadership Forum Planning Committee:
  • Kristin Swenson, Algonquin Power Company (Co-Chair)
  • Mallory Lindgren, Westwood Professional Services (Advisor Chair)
  • Trudy Forsyth, Wind Advisors Team (Co-Chair, WoWE Board of Directors)
  • Carrie Hughes-Cromwick, Upwind Solutions
  • Cynthia Crooks, OwnEnergy
  • Fatima Ahmad, American Wind Energy Association
  • Jenn McGinty, System 3, Inc.
  • Jennifer Cogdell, Jennifer Cogdell Consulting
  • Karin Wadsack, Northern Arizona University
  • Laura Curley, Ticor Title Company
  • Laura Nagy, DNV GL
  • Leanne Russell, EDF Renewable Energy
  • Raheleh Folkerts, RES Americas
  • Tena Rytel, Geronimo Energy 
WoWE Webinar Committee:
  • Becky Diffen, Vinson & Elkins
  • Elizabeth Kaiga, CohnReznick
  • Lucille Olszewski, Ensemble Wind
  • Dany St. Pierre, Cleantech Expansion
National Chapter Leaders Committee
  • Michelle Montague, Green Capulet Marketing and Communications
  • All local Chapter Leaders
Chapter Relations: please click here for WoWE chapter leaders across North America