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WBENC works with 14 Regional Partner Organizations (RPOs) authorized to administer our world-class certification across the United States.

WBENC also provides Women-Owned Small Business (WOSB) certification for the SBA WOSB Federal Contracting Program.

Learn more about WBENC certification or find contact information below for the Regional Partner Organization near you. 

Center for Women & Enterprise

Territory:  N. Connecticut, Maine,  Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, Vermont

SUSAN RITTSCHER
President & CEO
CEOCertification@cweonline.org

JESSICA YAMAS
Program Director
certification@cweonline.org

24 School Street, 7th Floor
Boston, MA  02108
tel:  (617) 532-0224
fax: (617) 536-7373

www.cweonline.org


Great Lakes Women's Business Council

Territory:   Indiana, Michigan

MICHELLE RICHARDS
President
mrichards@greatlakeswbc.org

Michigan:
VERONICA JOHNSON
Certification Program Manager
vjohnson@greatlakeswbc.org

Indiana:
DEBBIE ERVIN
Certification Program Manager
dervin@greatlakeswbc.org
tel: (317) 920-1400

33109 Schoolcraft Road
Livonia, MI  48150
tel:  (734) 677-1400
fax: (734) 677-1465

http://www.greatlakeswbc.org


Greater Women's Business Council

Territory:  Georgia, North Carolina, South Carolina

ROZ LEWIS
President & CEO
rlewis@gwbc.biz

SHARON JUDGE
Certification Manager
certification@gwbc.biz

1355 Peachtree St. NE
Suite 640
Atlanta, GA  30309
tel:  (404) 846-3314 ext. 1
fax: (404) 745-0151

www.gwbc.biz


Ohio River Valley Women's Business Council

Territory: Kentucky, Ohio, West Virginia

SHEILA MIXON
Executive Director
smixon@orvwbc.org

MAUDIE MORENO
Certification Manager
orvwbcsupport@orvwbc.org

3458 Reading Road
Cincinnati, OH  45229
tel:  (513) 487-6503
fax: (513) 559-5447

www.orvwbc.org


Women's Business Development Center-Midwest

Territory: Illinois, Iowa,  Kansas, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North & South Dakota, Wisconsin

EMILIA DIMENCO
President & CEO
edimenco@wbdc.org

BRIDGET FOSTER
Associate Director, Certification Services
certification@wbdc.org

NATASHA FEDOROVA
MN Program Manager
nfedorova@wbdc.org
tel: (612) 259-6584  

8 South Michigan, 4th Floor
Suite 400
Chicago, IL  60603
tel:  (312) 853-3477
fax: (312) 853-0145

www.wbdc.org


Women's Business Development Council of Florida

Territory:  Florida, with the exception of the Panhandle, Puerto Rico, US Virgin Islands

NANCY ALLEN
President and CEO
nancyallen@womensbusiness.info

LISA ROBLEJO
Certification Manager
lisaroblejo@womensbusiness.info    

13155 SW 134 Street, Suite 205
Miami, FL 33186
tel:  (305) 971-9446
fax: (305) 971-7061

www.womensbusiness.info


Women's Business Council-Southwest

Territory:  Arkansas, New Mexico, Oklahoma, North Texas

DEBBIE HURST
President
dhurst@wbcsouthwest.org

ANITA STEELE
Director of Certification
asteele@wbcsouthwest.org

5605 N. MacArthur Blvd., Suite 220
Irving, TX  75038
tel:  (817) 299-0566
fax: (817) 299-0949

www.wbcsouthwest.org


Women's Business Enterprise Alliance

Territory: South Texas

APRIL DAY
President
aday@wbea-texas.org

KENYA WILLIAMS
Certification & Business Development Director
certification@wbea-texas.org

9800 Northwest Freeway, Suite 120
Houston, TX 77092
tel:  (713) 681-9232
fax: (713) 681-9242

www.wbea-texas.org


Women's Business Enterprise Council-Pacific

Territory:  Alaska,  Northern California, Idaho, Montana, Oregon, Washington

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JANICE GREENE
President/CEO
Janice@wbec-pacific.org

LORI LACKMAN
Certification Manager
lori@wbec-pacific.org

4800 SW Meadows Road, Suite 480
Lake Oswego, OR 97035
tel:  (503) 941-9724

www.wbec-pacific.org

Women's Business Enterprise Council PA-DE-sNJ

Territory: Delaware, South New Jersey, Pennsylvania

ELIZABETH WALSH
President
ewalsh@womensbdc.org

SHERRY NACCI
Program Director
snacci@wbecouncil.org   

1315 Walnut Street, Suite 1116
Philadelphia, PA  19107-4711
tel:  (877) 790-9232
fax: (215) 790-9231

www.wbecouncil.org


Women's Business Enterprise Council South

Territory: Alabama, Florida Panhandle,  Louisiana, Mississippi, Tennessee

PHALA MIRE
President
pkmire@wbecsouth.org

KATHERINE GARCIA
Director of Operations
kbgarcia@wbecsouth.org

2800 Veterans Memorial Blvd., Suite 180
Metairie, LA  70002
tel: (504) 830-0149
fax: (504) 830-3895

www.wbecsouth.org


Women's Business Enterprise Council-West

Territory: Arizona, Southern California, Colorado, Hawaii, Nevada, Utah, Wyoming, Guam

PAMELA S. WILLIAMSON, Ph.D.
President & CEO
pamela@wbec-west.org

MARIA BOYKIN
Program Manager
certification@wbec-west.org

1515 N. Greenfield Road, Suite 102
Mesa, AZ  85205
tel:  (480) 969-9232
fax: (480) 969-2717

www.wbec-west.com


Women Presidents' Educational Organization-DC

Territory:  District of Columbia, Maryland, Virginia

SANDRA EBERHARD
Executive Director
sandra@womenpresidentsorg.com

ELIZABETH REID
Program Manager
dcadmin@womenpresidentsorg.com

1120 Connecticut Ave. NW, Suite 1000
Washington, DC  20036-3951
tel: (202) 595-2637
fax: (202) 872-5505

www.wpeo.us


Women Presidents' Educational Organization-NY

Territory:  South Connecticut, North New Jersey, New York State

MARSHA FIRESTONE, Ph.D.
President & Founder
marsha@womenpresidentsorg.com


Certification Program Office
certification@womenpresidentsorg.com
     
155 E. 55th. Street, Suite 4H
New York, NY  10022
tel:  (212) 688-4114
fax: (212) 688-4766

www.wpeo.us