2021 Board of Directors

 
Jennipher Cole

Jennipher Cole

President

Jenn Cole is currently the Project Director for SB 11 Programs at the UTHSC Houston Faillace Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences. She earned her Bachelor’s Degree from Loyola University New Orleans in Psychology, Education and Women’s Studies, her first Masters from University of Houston in Marriage and Family Therapy and a second Masters from the University of Texas Austin in Business Administration.  She is a positive high-energy leader with over 15 years’ experience in program development, implementation and management, training, staff recruitment, development and coaching, and removing barriers to effective operations in a variety of settings and industries. She is passionate about diversity, inclusion, and equality, making mental health accessible, and supporting healthy families and communities. She has been an active volunteer with the Women’s Masters Network since its inception and she is looking forward to a great year as President.

Katrina Booker

Katrina Booker

President-Elect

As a certified leadership consultant, trainer, and speaker, Katrina Booker, MBA draws on her 20 years of personal corporate experience, along with being an entrepreneur to help transform the lives of women. She teaches strategic steps to help them move to the next level in their careers, launch businesses, and build confidence to create goals that lead to achievement.

Her background includes 10+ years in project management experience supporting a global independent financial management company. She has been recognized for effectively leading projects to support day-to-day operations, providing superior shareholder experience, being innovative in her approach to identifying gaps, and building solutions to increase efficiency. Also, she supports the company culture by serving as co-chair of the Women’s Network and Diversity & Inclusion Champion.

Lynda Nguyen

Lynda Nguyen

Treasurer

Lynda Nguyen is a Supply Chain Fanatic obsessed with continuous improvement in operations, strategic sourcing, and vendor management. Her experiences include consumer goods, healthcare, and industrial sectors. Prior to joining Emerson, Lynda held various roles at MD Anderson Cancer Center, PepsiCo, and Starbucks. Lynda has an MBA, a BS in Industrial Distribution, and a BA in Psychology from Texas A&M University.

Lynda adores her family, friends, and dog, in addition to traveling, boardgames, and well-intentioned Pinterest projects.

George Herman

George Herman

Secretary

Hello, I am currently employed as a technology manager for Enhanced Oil Recovery with BASF. I received my Bachelor’s in Chemistry from VCU in 2012 and my MBA from Rice in 2020. My interests include bicycling and chess.

Hera Arham

Hera Arham

Marketing Director

Hera Arham joined WMN in 2020 and has served as a marketing volunteer since then. She has over 7 years of marketing/communications and business development experience in various sectors across NY/DC and Houston. She is passionate about being involved in the Houston community and spends her time actively volunteering for several organizations. During her free time, you can almost always find her giving back to a nonprofit, finding new ways to learn how to bake the next best dessert, or watching cooking shows on Youtube.

Juliana Herman

Juliana Herman

Membership Director

Juliana Herman is an innovative, collaborative, and resourceful executive focused on Marketing Strategy. She has over 15 years of experience in Manufacturing and over 10 years of experience in Oil & Gas. She has worked for Emerson, Cameron, and Curtiss-Wright in several roles focused on expanding market presence and growing revenues through strategic planning and implementation. Juliana has substantial experience in building new programs and departments, including launching the Houston Sales & Marketing office for a company focused on safety, as well as the Technical Design department for a Houston-based retailer. Juliana has a B.S. in Clothing and Textiles from Virginia Tech and an MBA from Rice University.

Natalie Navellier

Natalie Navellier

Events Director

Natalie Navellier is Regional Vice President for Touchstone Investment. She is responsible for sales efforts serving financial professionals in South Texas and Louisiana. For the past three years, she was responsible for promoting Touchstone’s product lineup of mutual funds to wirehouses and independent channels in Southern California and Hawaii. Before joining Touchstone, Natalie was a client service associate for a wealth advisor at Gratus Capital Management, a registered investment advisor. Natalie earned an MBA in International Business from Xavier University and a BA in Economics from Emory University.
Sandra Roth

Sandra Roth

Sponsorship Director

Sandra Roth is the Global Head of Mechanical Technologies for Schlumberger. She has extensive experience leading local, national, and international operation, engineering, sales and marketing teams. Sandra holds a BS in Engineering and an MBA concentrated in Marketing. She is also a Lean Enterprise and Six Sigma Black Belt Certified. Prior to Schlumberger, she held various manufacturing leadership positions at Caterpillar. Sandra was born in Colombia but grew up in Venezuela and is now a very proud American Citizen. She is also a Health and Productivity Coach, and during her “me time” she enjoys practicing weight training, and figure skating.

Erin Urban

Erin Urban

Tribes Director

Erin Urban is the founder & career strategist powering UPPSolutions, LLC. She is a self-proclaimed recovering perfectionist with a focus on behavioral science and over a decade of coaching successful professional transformations. Erin partners with professionals who are feeling stuck and want to see real career results. She helps develop effective career action plans that open doors to opportunities.

Erin is a member and contributor of the invite-only Forbes Coaches Council, a Certified Professional & Leadership Development Coach (CPDC, CLDC), Certified Strengths Assessment Coach & Consultant (DISC), a Certified Facilitator and a Certified Lean Six Sigma Black Belt (LSSBB) in continuous improvement. She is an international speaker, a member of the International Coach Federation (ICF), and the National Speakers Association (NSA).

Heather Olin Wright

Heather Olin Wright

Volunteer Director

Heather Olin Wright is Manager of Strategic Planning at Seneca Resources where she helps coordinate financial forecasting and the evaluation of various strategic alternatives. Prior to joining Seneca Resources, she was an Associate at Credit Suisse in the Investment Banking division and also worked in education for Alief ISD.

Hami Vo Arrington

Hami Vo Arrington

Immediate Past President

Hami Vo Arrington is founder at One Foot Over, a digital marketing agency that believes in not just testing the boundaries but breaking them. She holds a BA in Public Relations and Marketing and an MBA in Marketing from Georgia State University. Hami is president-elect of the Houston Chapter of the American Marketing Association, immediate past president of the Women’s Masters Network, and alumna of Leadership Houston Class XXXVII and Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses.

Hami believes in empowering women in all aspects of life. That includes lifting up their beliefs and providing full support in their endeavors.