About

WICT Greater Chicago was founded in 1980 and has grown to serve more than 500 members each year with rich programming, mentorship, and leadership opportunities.

WICT Chicago is committed to supporting WICT Global’s mission of developing leaders to face the ever-changing Cable Telecommunications Industry.

We are led by a diverse and well-rounded board that is passionate about empowerment and growth.

We look forward to seeing you at our chapter events throughout the year

Executive Officers

La Tarsha Simmons

President

Shanta Averhart

Vice President / Signature Events

Debra Piscola

Chapter Advisor

Lisa Thomas

Immediate Past President

Samantha Hansen

Secretary

San Pinijchob

Treasurer

Strategic Planning

Hilda Toscano

Chair

Jennifer Holt

Chair

Signature Events

Karen Meersman

Chair

Afiya McDowell

Chair

Programming

Rebecca Feldman

Chair

Keya Roberson

Chair

Sponsorship

Danice Brown

Chair

Rising Stars Mentorship Program

Jane Moyer

Facilitator New Century Leadership

Rebecca LaFleur

Chair

Kristin Martin

Co-CHAIR

Membership

Daphne Starks

Chair

Giovanna Gearring

Chair

Peggy Trelford

Chair

Philanthropy

Mark Yates

Chair

Volunteer

Elena Brown

Chair

Venue Liason

Erika Morales

Chair

Marketing/ Communications

Eboney Goines

Marketing/ Communications Chair

Open

Social Media Chair