• 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

Kelley Chester

Chief Operating Officer

Tiffany Stewart

Tiffany Stewart

Chief of Staff & VP of Corporate Events

Ostyn McCarty

Events Director

Paula Bolton

Chief Marketing & Program Officer 

Kendra Cray

Digital Marketing Manager

Rachel Collins

Project Coordinator

Kyle Ross

Kyle Ross

SVP, Partnerships and Development

Kyle Ross

Sherifat Mohammed

Development Proposal Manager

Tina Litzenberger

VP of WIT Career ConneXions- Single Mothers’ Program and Training & Job Placement

Emily Miller

Project Manager, WIT Career ConneXions

Andrew Millard

Technical Recruiter, WIT Career ConneXions

WIT Board of Directors Executive Committee

Patti Dismukes

WIT Board President

Cognizant Softvision
Director, Sales

Tracy Aldworth

WIT Board President- Elect

Republic National Distribution Company
Chief Transformation Officer

Andra Milender

WIT Board Vice President- Finance

Amy Vasquez

WIT Board Secretary

3Ci an MAU Company
SVP, Strategic Accounts

Tracy Garner

WIT Board Chair


WIT General Counsel

Miller & Martin, PLLC
Member Attorney

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WIT Board of Directors

Marva Bailer

Marcia Calleja-Matsko

Emily Clay

Dani Cushion

Holly Ma

Monika Mueller

Christina Setzer-Poole

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WIT Advisory Council

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WIT Program Volunteer Directors

Tara Allen

WIT Girls

Volunteer Program Director

Carrisa Jones

WIT Girls

Volunteer Program Director

Annie Eaton


Volunteer Program Director-Arts

Rachel Bagnell

WIT Campus

Volunteer Program Director

Rhonda Johnson

WIT Career ConneXions

Volunteer Program Director

Andrea Kando

WIT Forums

Volunteer Program Director
WIT Career ConneXions

Lisa Brazell

WIT Forums

Vice Chair

Ashley Russell

WIT Volunteer Program

Volunteer Program Director

Keerti Gupta

WIT Socials & WIT Awards Chair

Volunteer Program Director

Kati Graff

WIT Connect Chair

Volunteer Director

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