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Woman of Professional Excellence: Nicole Dinan

Friday, June 19, 2020

Nicole Dinan Small Business Product Development & Underwriting Practices Leader | Westfield Insurance Driven, resilient, and sincere, Nicole Dinan “has a unique ability to bring clarity and a path forward through the most complex, messy challenges” Kristine Neate, Commercial Lines Transformation Leader at Westfield describes. “This gift is one of her many leadership qualities that… Continue Reading Woman of Professional Excellence: Nicole Dinan

Woman of Professional Excellence: Valda Clark Christian

Friday, June 19, 2020

Valda Clark Christian Chief Compliance Officer | University Hospitals Valda Clark Christian has always admired men and women like her grandparents, who have persevered in spite of poverty and segregation. When the world offered them limited opportunities, they aspired to more and taught their family how to soar.  And Valda has done just that. As the… Continue Reading Woman of Professional Excellence: Valda Clark Christian

Woman of Professional Excellence: Christina Cashin

Friday, June 19, 2020

Christina Cashin Head of Talent Management | KeyBank Christina Cashin leads the team at KeyBank that identifies and develops top talent throughout the entire company.   This position requires her to work closely with the Key Leadership Team and to not only help find leaders, but also craft programs to optimize current employees’ effectiveness. As someone… Continue Reading Woman of Professional Excellence: Christina Cashin

Woman of Professional Excellence: Carrie Benedict

Friday, June 19, 2020

Carrie Benedict Assistant General Counsel | KeyBank As Assistant General Counsel, Carrie Benedict serves as KeyCorp’s Primary Mergers & Acquisitions Attorney, she aids in completing M&A transactions. A recent accomplishment of Carrie includes helping KeyCorp acquire the Laurel Road Student Refinances Business, Cain Brothers Investment Bank, HelloWallet Financial Wellness Product, and First Niagara Bank. Carries… Continue Reading Woman of Professional Excellence: Carrie Benedict

Woman of Professional Excellence: Jill Barnholtz-Sloan, PhD

Friday, June 19, 2020

Jill Barnholtz-Sloan, PhD Professor and Director of Research Health Analytics and Informatics | University Hospitals and CWRU Dr. Jill Barnholtz-Sloan is a pivotal force at University Hospitals – smart, collegial and truly an advocate for patients through the power of data. She is a full-time biomedical researcher with a focus on cancer.  In her role… Continue Reading Woman of Professional Excellence: Jill Barnholtz-Sloan, PhD

Woman of Professional Excellence: Jahnel Bailey

Friday, June 19, 2020

Jahnel Bailey Manager, Analytic Data Capabilities | KeyBank As an Analytic Data Capabilities Manager at KeyBank, Jahnel Bailey leads people to better outcomes by driving clarity, navigating change and elevating the performance of those she works with. “Tactically, my team enables the use of data for analytics, optimizing outcomes for KeyBank clients” explains Jahnel. For… Continue Reading Woman of Professional Excellence: Jahnel Bailey

Hope in the Midst of a Crisis

Monday, April 27, 2020

YWCA’s work does not stop just because the whole world has as a result of COVID-19. Today, we’re celebrating one of our very own Independence Place residents! A 24-year-old woman (we are going to call her Karla) has reached several milestones, all in the midst of a pandemic. Karla was experiencing homelessness before she moved… Continue Reading Hope in the Midst of a Crisis