WLF Board Members
President - Deanna Drnevich is a Managing Director in Strategic Risk Management for Deloitte. She previously served as Senior Manager in Strategic Risk Management for Deloitte LLP. She previously served in the Audit and Enterprise Risk Services Practice for Deloitte & Touche LLP. Deanna has more than 10 years of professional experience providing auditing, accounting and advisory services to public and private financial services companies with a particular emphasis on mortgage banking companies and community banks. She is active in Deloitte’s Greater Philadelphia Women’s Initiative. Deanna is a Certified Public Accountant and a member of the AICPA and the PICPA. She resides in Collegeville, Pennsylvania.
Vice President - Stephanie Eggert is a chemical engineering graduate from Lehigh University. She works as the Director of Optimization & Planning for Philadelphia Energy Solutions. Stephanie has over ten years of Refining Industry experience in Process Engineering roles, corporate roles, Optimization department, and consulting business. Stephanie has a passion for Women’s leadership and was involved in reestablishing the PES Women’s Leadership Network. Stephanie recently completing a term as co-chair of the Marketing & Communications committee and is excited to develop into the role as Vice President.
Secretary - Coming soon!
Treasurer - Aimee Rosenbaum is an Audit & Assurance Senior for Deloitte & Touche LLP and a member of the AICPA and PICPA. She is a recent accounting graduate from the University of Pittsburgh where she held an active leadership role in the University’s Women in Business organization during her tenure. Prior to her role as treasurer, Aimee held the position as a programming committee co-chair for two years. During that time, she enjoyed helping plan the WLF’s annual event as well as the Q3 event. Aimee is excited to continue to help connect women throughout the Greater Philadelphia area and provide them with opportunities to better themselves and their communities.
Program Committee - Tiffany Hooper is a Learning and Development Program Specialist with PNC Bank in Wilmington, Delaware. In this role, she looks to execute all aspects of adult learning strategies and program implementation. In 2008, Tiffany obtained her Master of Science in organizational Leadership from Neumann University. She is no stranger to customer advocacy and engagement, having spent eight years as a business leader at Verizon Wireless where she managed sales transactions and developed a strong rapport with internal and external partners. A big believer in senior care advocacy, Tiffany supports AARP as a volunteer Tax Aide Facilitator. By working with her local communities and supporting older, lower-income taxpayers, Tiffany is able to assist the team of volunteers in uncovering the tax credits and deductions the tax payers have earned.
Program Committee - Kaphesia Jones is a dynamic and savvy IT Leader with 20 years of experience in the Healthcare Industry. She currently leads a team of 30 Business Analysts in the Business Technology Services (Project Management Office (PMO) at Independence Blue Cross in Philadelphia, PA. In her role as PMO manager she champions many initiatives that support project delivery, professional development and overall PMO process improvements.
In addition to her corporate responsibility, Kaphesia is an advocate for Diversity and Inclusion Initiatives. She currently serves as the Co-Chair for the Women of Independence Associate Resource Group which is the largest Associate Resource Group at Independence Blue Cross with over 430 members. Kaphesia is passionate about volunteering in the community, mentoring youth and collaborating to empower women navigating Corporate America especially in the STEM related fields. Kaphesia began her career as a developer and has held several positions with increasing responsibility in the Healthcare Industry. She earned her undergraduate degree from Syracuse University and received her Executive MBA from Saint Joseph University.
Membership Committee - Taylor Seward is an Associate Relationship Manager with PNC’s Business Banking Group. She is a graduate of the University of Delaware where she studied Marketing and Organizational Leadership. Her career at PNC began as an intern and then she transitioned into their Retail Development Program upon graduation. Along with what a normal day on the job entails, Taylor enjoys serving as Secretary on one of PNC’s local employee resource groups and volunteering with their “Grow up Great!” program. Taylor is looking forward to networking with strong women in the greater Philadelphia area and helping others do the same.
Membership Committee - Andrea Kinnik is a Vice President of PNC Bank, N.A. She is a Corporate Banking Relationship Manager for the Southern New Jersey market. Her responsibilities include business development and sales as well as serving a portfolio of clients across South Jersey and Southeastern Pennsylvania. Previously, Andrea was a Credit Officer in PNC’s Corporate Finance group with responsibility for a portfolio of clients with sales over $500 million in Southeastern Pennsylvania and New Jersey.
Marketing and Communications Committee - Sherrell W. Ganges is the Vice President of Investment Marketing, for the Asset Management Group, at PNC Bank. With over 19 years of Marketing experience, Sherrell has enjoyed all aspects of Marketing where she strategizes and coordinates webinars, emails, content creation, html pages, social media posts and other special projects for PNC’s high-net-worth clients and prospects. At PNC she enjoys attending events for the Women Connect Employee Business Resource Group, the African American Employee Business Resource Group and volunteering with PNC’s “Grow Up Great!” program.
Outside of work, Sherrell is a member of The Chamber of Commerce for Greater Philadelphia and a very active member of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. where she is an officer within her chapter. She also serves as a mentor for middle school girls and undergraduate young ladies. Sherrell enjoys networking and volunteering at many events. A Philadelphia native, she graduated from Central High School of Philadelphia, Clarion University of PA (BSBA – Marketing Management), and West Chester University of PA (MBA – Corporate Management).
Marketing and Communications Committee - Chelsea K. Gelson is excited to join the WLF and help continue to expand the organization’s reach, working to connect and empower professional women across the Philadelphia area. Chelsea works for Deloitte Consulting LLP, where she reviews external communications for risk and compliance. Previously, she worked out of the Costa Mesa and San Francisco, CA, offices. Chelsea has more than 10 years of writing and editing experience, and holds a master’s degree from Emerson College in Writing & Publishing. Prior to her current role, Chelsea taught creative writing and worked in academic publishing.
External Affairs Committee - Amaris Hernandez Padgett is a Senior Systems Analyst, responsible for Security and Contractor Management systems at Philadelphia Energy Solutions. Amaris is currently the President of the Philadelphia chapter of the National Conference of Puerto Rican Women, a national organization that serves the community through workshops, mentoring, scholarships and leadership development. Through NACOPRW Amaris has been able to work with the local Latino community and partner with great organizations throughout the city. Amaris continues to advocate for young women to enter STEAM fields. In 2010, she was nominated by Impacto Newspaper as one of the “40 Most Influential Leaders in the Delaware Valley."