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Leadership & Committees

Getting involved truly raises your level of visibility, leadership and impact within the NAWBO community.
We are a volunteer organization and our board members and committee leaders volunteer their time and
resources to make NAWBO Greater DC the uplifting organization it is.

Board of Directors Roster

Sacajawea Fanning, President

CFEI, Certified GOALL Program Representative

Rebecca Swain-Eng, President-Elect

SEA Healthcare & The Quality Collaborative

Erica P. Rowe, Secretary

Business Brand Ambassador LLC

Nicole Chamblin, Membership Chair

Visions Productivity Solutions

Sarah White

Westover Taco


For more info or to join a committee, please contact us today!


The NAWBO DC Advocacy Committee, together with NAWBO National and the VP of External Affairs, will work to pursue a public policy agenda that positions NAWBO at the forefront of issues impacting women business owners while increasing our visibility and credibility with elected officials, agency personnel, strategic partners, peer organizations and members of the media.

Rebecca Swain-Eng, Advocacy Chair

SEA Healthcare & The Quality Collaborative

Rebecca Geller

The Geller Law Group

Yakima Jones

Etch Management

Jenevieve Lenz

Financial Growth Partners

Drena Valentine

Integrative Management Solutions, LLC

Sarah White

Westover Taco

Corporate Partners / Sponsorship

Molly Gimmel

Design To Delivery Inc.

Sarah White

Westover Taco

DEIB (Diversity, Equity, Inclusion, Belonging)

The DEIB Committee educates and supports chapter members in the fostering diversity, equity, inclusion, and belonging in their businesses and in NAWBO. This committee guides the chapter’s work in creating a culture in which every woman business owner feels included, supported and cherished.

Kruti Kapadia, DEIB Chair

Kapadia Coaching LLC

Casandra Fowler

Harmony Animal Hospital

Zaiba Hasan

EMERGE Consulting Solutions


The goal of the Events Committee is to provide educational enrichment and networking for NAWBO DC, including Wisdom and Wine, social events, and the Women of Excellence Awards each April. The committee is responsible for securing speakers and soliciting event sponsors. Locations and menus are determined in conjunction with the Chapter Administrator and President.

Erica P. Rowe, Secretary

Business Brand Ambassador LLC

Jean Ropp

RLAH Real Estate


Mission: to uplift and promote the female business leaders in our community while also promoting and driving interest in NAWBO events, educational enrichment opportunities and our sisterhood of like-minded leaders.

Linda Barrett

All The Buzz


Heather Cazad

Cazad Events

Eliana Hamilton

Elle.Psd Creative

Jenny Le


Sarah Wood

Sarah Wood Communication


Mission: to identify new members for the Greater DC Chapter as well as cultivate and grow our existing, diverse group of female business leaders by enhancing the membership experience, engagement and retention.

Nicole Chamblin, Membership Chair

Visions Productivity Solutions

Inna Brady

Rachel Boehm

Rachel Boehm Coaching & Consulting LLC

Chapter Administrator

Tonia Chagnon, Chapter Admin

Delightful Plans