Shazia Manus is a tenured financial services executive, including several leadership and CEO positions. She currently serves as the chief strategy and business development officer for CUNA Mutual AdvantEdge Analytics, a leading data analytics firm for the credit union industry. Manus is a frequent speaker and author on key topics like digital transformation, data analytics […]

Lena Khouri started her career recruiting top talent in entertainment at Creative Artists Agency. Her next move was in advertising where she worked in Account Management at Deutsch executing large-scale digital, experiential and traditional campaigns for Volkswagen, Sprint, Dr Pepper and 7UP. While at Deutsch, she co-founded their philanthropic arm, Deutsch Good, and grew it to the […]

Having joined New Eyes for the Needy as the Community Relations Coordinator in 2009, Jean was named Executive Director in June 2013. She is responsible for overseeing thedaily operations of New Eyes as well as managing grant writing and fundraising.   Jean, a graduate of Vassar College, worked in the banking and finance industry for many years, as well […]

Sarah Mayle is Senior Vice President, Consumer Bank Sales Strategy Director for Huntington Bank. With more than 15 years in banking, she began her career as a personal banker and worked her way up to her current role. She is responsible for executing the branch sales strategy, improving sales training execution and developing partnerships across […]

Christina “Chrissy” Denihan has spent the past 12 years at Denihan Hospitality where she is currently a Managing Director. She developed a love of the hospitality industry from her grandfather, Benjamin “Bud” Denihan, who founded Denihan Hospitality in 1962. Growing up surrounded by a family involved in the business, Chrissy was able to gain valuable […]

After more than 30 years in the C-suite of international conglomerate Alberto Culver, Carol Lavin Bernick has mastered the boardroom. As former Executive Chairperson, she instituted a corporate culture overhaul profiled in Harvard Business Review. Her strength as an executive is equally matched by her commitment to family, community and philanthropy. She spends her time […]

From Business Affairs to Creative Producer, Lesli Masoner utilizes her multi-faceted experience in every aspect of Pureplays business. A rare third generation Southern California native, she manages company operations and post production; often times acting as a hands-on post producer for Pureplay’s most challenging projects. Prior to co-creating Pureplay, Lesli was an entertainment attorney and […]