• WIT Board & Staff

Leaders of Women in Technology

Penny Collins

President & CEO

Penny joins WIT from First Data Corporation, where she served as Chief Technology Control Officer, Global Lead for Disaster Recovery Application Development, and Head of Global Cyber Security and Controls PMO. In addition to leading the company's technology compliance and controls, she was also the global leader for First Data's Women's Leadership Council, and a solid champion for the organization's support of WIT as a strategic partner.

Prior to First Data, Penny spent time as a business owner and entrepreneur, was Chief Process and Usability Officer for British Telecom (BT), and has spent her career leading global technology teams. She was awarded Women in Payments' award for Education in 2019 and is an active member of the Atlanta non-profit community.

WIT Staff Members

Mason Westmoreland

Executive Assistant
Tiffany Stewart

Tiffany Stewart

Chief of Staff & VP Events

Peggy Johnson

Chief Development Officer

Paula Duncan

Chief Operating Officer

Tina Litzenberger

Program Senior Director

Tina Blount

Director of Marketing & Communications

Haley Duncan

Events Project Manager

WIT Board of Directors Executive Committee

Patti Dismukes

WIT Board President

HUNTER Technical - VP of Professional Services

Nancy Cox

WIT Board Vice President

Boxford Wood Consulting - CEO

Mary Ellen Marcilliat-Falkner

WIT Board Secretary

Cox Media Group - EVP & Chief People Officer

Shirl Stroeing

WIT Board VP Finance

Paradies Lagardère - SVP & CIO

Tracy Garner

WIT Board Chair

AT&T - (Retired)

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WIT Board of Directors

Tracy Ariail

Republic National Distribution Company - Vice President, Application Architecture

Emily Clay

The Home Depot - Sr. Director, Product Management

Christina Critzer

Formerly Truist - SVP Head of Change and Transformation

Dani Cushion

Cardlytics - Chief Marketing Officer

Wendy Frazier

The Weather Company (IBM) - Director of Consumer Software Engineering

Tiwanna (Tye) Hayes

City of Atlanta - Chief Technology Officer

Elizabeth Hoemeke

Elavon - SVP, IT Strategy and Global Business Services

Robbin Jones

The Coca-Cola Company - Sr. Global IT Product Leader

Monika Mueller

The nSight Group - Consulting Services

Eileen H. Rumfelt

Miller & Martin, PLLC - Member Attorney

Amy Vasquez

3Ci an MAU Company - SVP, Strategic Accounts

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WIT Advisory Council

Marva Bailer

Splunk - Strategic Advisor: Global Cross Functional Leader

Kitty Chaney-Reed

IBM - Vice President of Enterprise Operations

Dewayne Griffin

State Farm - Enterprise Technology Executive, Data


Optiv, Inc. - CISO, Data and Technology Executive, Board Member. Speaker

Derek Johnson

Slalom Build - Managing Director

Mike Manos

Fiserv - Global Chief Technology Officer

Windy Nicholson

Equifax - Vice President Planning and Execution

Betsy Robinson

Tier 4 Group - Founder & CEO

Kanyatta C. Walker

ADP - Vice President, Global Product and Technology

Vicki Wright-Hamilton

VWH Consulting - Strategist, Change Management Advisor & Effectiveness Coach

Kim Youngpeter

Rollins, Inc. - Managing Director, Application Development

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WIT Program Volunteer Directors

Miranda Hudson

WIT Girls

Volunteer Program Director

Carrisa Jones

WIT Girls

Volunteer Program Director

Rachel Bagnell

WIT Campus

Volunteer Program Director

Angel Vanellison

WIT YoPros

Volunteer Director

Kiera Palmer

WIT Women in Careers & WIT Connect

Volunteer Program Director

Kelly Wong

WIT Women in Careers & WIT Connect Co-Chair

Volunteer Program Director

Adeshola "Shola" Adeniyi

WIT Single Mothers Mentor Program

Volunteer Program Director

Ashley Russell

Volunteer Program

Volunteer Program Director

Trisha Stezzi

WIT Forums

Volunteer Program Director

Keerti Gupta

WIT Socials

Volunteer Program Director

Sandy Ali

WIT Connect & WIT Careers

Volunteer Project Manager

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Thank you to our 2020 Annual Supporters

Strategic Alliance Partners

President's Circle

President's Circle

President's Circle

Advocate Circle

Sponsor Circle

Elavon • Epitec • Equifax • SAP • Southern Company • Splunk • The Home Depot • Truist UPS • VLink


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