Celebrating Inspiring Women in Greenwich

The Greenwich area is full of inspiring women serving as excellent examples of how to excel in business while also leveraging their personal skills and passions to provide value in ways that enrich our local communities.

On Friday, February 10, the YWCA of Greenwich honored eleven special women at their 2017 BRAVA Awards luncheon.

These BRAVA Awards - now in their fortieth year, recognize outstanding women who are proven executives, acknowledged leaders in their fields and mentors in the community. They reflect the YWCA’s core mission of 'Empowering Women and Girls'.

“We regularly celebrate and highlight the talents and accomplishments of women to solidify the notion that women can compete and lead in any arena,” said Mary Lee Kiernan, YWCA Greenwich, President and CEO, “And these accomplished women are role models and mentors who are empowering other women and girls to accomplish even more in the future.”

The 2017 BRAVA Honorees were: Pepper Anderson, JP Morgan Private Bank; Nisha Kumar Behringer, Greenbriar Equity Group, LLC; Anne A. Brewer, MD, MPH, Stamford Health; Susan M. Danaher, TouchTunes Media; Denise C. Doria, CPA, Walter J. McKeever & Company, LLC; Ruth Fattori, PepsiCo, Inc.; Cyndi Koppelman, Miller Motorcars; Romelle Jones Maloney, MD, OB/GYN, Yale-New Haven Health-Northeast Medical Group; Lila Snyder, Pitney Bowes; Jenny Storms, NBC Sports Group; Stacey Tisdale, Mind, Money, Media Inc.

All of the honorees excel in their careers and represent a broad range of industries including healthcare, financial services, digital media, accounting, automotive, beverage food processing, business services, and media. In addition, they are committed to giving back through deep community involvement in local schools and the wide-range of non-profit organizations each is committed to serving.

Learn more at the YWCA Greenwich website!