We are so proud to celebrate these incredible women on December 8th at our Gratitude Gathering in Irvington, NY. For tickets please visit this link.
Kay Cioffi has been a connector in the technology sector since 1995. As President of Sequitor Partners LLC, she has worked with numerous Fortune 500, mid-market and nonprofit clients on executive recruitment, board development, professional branding and social impact. An active volunteer, Kay serves as the Chair of the Community Service committee at the School of the Holy Child and Advisor to the CEO of the Children’s Art Guild. Previously, she served on the Board of Trustees of Mercy College and was Co-Chair of the Founding Board of Girls Inc. of Westchester County, the launch of which was made possible by the generous support of the Eileen Fisher Community Foundation. Kay graduated from Southern Methodist University and attended the Women's Director Development program at the Kellogg School of Management. She lives in Westchester County, NY, with her two teenage daughters, their rescues (Dakota and Parker), husband Joseph Cioffi, a partner at the law firm of Davis & Gilbert LLP and author of the Credit Chronometer. In her spare time, Kay advises the founders of the tech startup, peripherii, on introducing to market beautiful and functional Bluetooth-enabled earrings.
Meika Hollender is the Co-Founder and Co-CEO of Sustain Natural, a new brand of sexual and reproductive wellness products for women. She is also the creator of GetOnTop, a national campaign aimed at getting women to take control of their sexual health. She received her MBA from New York University's Stern School of Business, where she was the President of the Social Enterprise Association. Meika has also done stints at the brand strategy and design firm, Sterling Brands, and at Johnson & Johnson as a Sustainability Associate. She writes frequently on sexual health issues and advocacy for publications including Refinery 29 and is the co-author of the book Naturally Clean. Through Sustain's 10%4Women initiative, she is proud to work closely with Planned Parenthood. Meika was also recently named one of Fast Company’s Most Creative People in 2017, and listed on Forbes’ 30 under 30 and Inc's 30 under 30 lists. Meika's currently working with Simon & Schuster on her new book Get On Top, to be released in March 2018.
Jamie Cass is a student at Hunter College and participated in EFLI's Activating Leadership Program in 2013 and returned for additional offerings in 2014. And also supported the inaugural NY Sustainable Fashion Spring Break program in NYC in 2016. She's also been an intern at Sustain Naturals and at the American Civil Liberties Union.