In The News

Sue Cole honored with scholarship fund supporting girls in science March 2021

Following two years of service and support as Board Chair at the Greensboro Science Center (GSC), Sue Cole was honored with a scholarship created in her name on February 25, 2021.

Lissa Broome and Suzanne Miglucci lead board diversity initiatives March 2021

OnBoardNC and UNC School of Law Director Diversity Initiative announced partnerships with Equilar Diversity Network on International Women's Day.

Catherine Bessant named one the most influential women in U.S. Finance March 2021

Catherine Bessant, Bank of America's chief operations and technology officer, was named to Barron's  2021 top 100 most influential women in US Finance and was recognized for rallying her team to respond to the unprecedented demand for services during the pandemic.

Benedict College President Dr. Roslyn Artis announces grant to preserve campus buildings March 2021

Benedict College will receive $65,000 from the National Trust for Historic Preservation through its HBCU Cultural Heritage Stewardship Initiative.

Inaugural Catharine Biggs Arrowood Women's Achievement Award March 2021

Catharine Biggs Arrowood has been recognized by Parker Poe, Attorneys & Counselors at Law, with the firm's inaugural Women's Achievement Award, in honor of Catharine and in conjunction with Women's History month.

Elizabeth Rostan's commitment to art highlighted by Charlotte Magazine March 2021

Dr Elizabeth Rostan's commitment to the arts extends to her business.

Donna Rhode was named to the Dress for Success Triangle (DFST) Board of Directors March 2021

DFST empowers women to achieve economic independence by providing a network of support, professional attire, and tools to help women thrive in work and in life.

Suzanne Miglucci appointed to Terra Dotta Board of Directors March 2021

Suzanne Miglucci, a member of the IWF NC Communications Committee,  has been appointed to the Board of Directors of Terra Dotta, a leader in global education engagement solutions.

Vi Lyles is the recipient of the Charlotte Business Journal's 2021 Women in Business Lifetime Achievement Award March 2021

As announced recently, Vi Lyles is the recipient of the Charlotte Business Journal's 2021 Women in Business Lifetime Achievement Award.

Ravila Gupta named to Fathom Holding Board of Directors March 2021

Ravila Gupta joins the eight-member Board of Directors for Fathom Holdings, which primarily operates through Fathom Realty, LLC, a national, cloud-based, technology-driven, residential real estate brokerage.

Charlotte BusinessWoman of the Year Award, Queens University February 2021

Dena Diorio, Mecklenburg County Manager, joins ten IWF Carolinas members to hold the title of Charlotte BusinessWoman of the Year.

Lori Collins Luski elected to the Board of Southeastern Wind Coalition February 2021

Lori Collins Luski has been elected to the Board of the Southeastern Wind Coalition, a non-profit that works to advance the wind industry across 11 states in the southeastern region in ways that result in net economic benefits to all stakeholders.