WICT wishes to congratulate the following women for their acceptance to the 2007 Rising Leaders Program.  This program would not be possible without the support of the Walter Kaitz Foundation.  We would like to thank them for all of their support. 

Gail Bongcaras
Community Relations Manager
Cox Communications

Danielle Boots
Regional Human Resources Manager
Comcast Spotlight

Susan Brinkley
Director, Finance
Turner/CNN Worldwide Division

Keely Rose Buchanan
Manager, Distance Learning
Time Warner Cable

Stacie Buckley
Director, System Technology & Reporting
Turner Entertainment Networks

Christine W. Carreno
Corporate, Director of Human Resources & Employment Benefits
Advance/Newhouse Communications

Nakiah Cherry Chinchilla
Manager, Corporate Communications
MTV Networks

Teresa Corbo
Regional Director, Project Management Office
Comcast

Lisa Crandall
Manager of Operations Analysis
Cox Communications

Gina DaDan
Director, Marketing/Ad Sales
NBC Universal Cable

Dria de Botton
Manager, Foodnetwork.com
Scripps Networks

Natalia Fadeeva
Manager, Business Systems & Strategy Group
MTV Networks

Allison Gorson
Manager, Spike TV Integrated Marketing
MTV Networks

Angela Halan
Account Manager
Starz Entertainment, LLC

Nancy Heffernan
Director, Video Marketing Management
Cox Communications

Kimberly Horn
Marketing Manager
Time Warner Cable

Marian Jackson
Director, Government Affairs
Comcast

Estella (Linda) Kavanagh
Human Resources Director
Cox Communications

Allison Kreiss
Senior Producer
The National Geographic Channel

Terri Leftwich
Manager
National Geographic Channel

Jennifer Leitman
Director of On-air Promotion and Production
HGTV

Lynette Lippert
Retail Facilities Manager
Turner Broadcasting

Joyce Magruder
Knowledge Center Director
Turner Broadcasting Sales

Jennifer Martin
Manager, Technology Public Relations
CNN

Joanna Massetti
Network Engineer
Comcast

Cara Paige May
Sr. Product Manager, Interactive Ad Sales
E.W. Scripps/Scripps Networks

Colleen Mercer
Director, Product Management, Engineering
Time Warner Cable

Wendy Morris
Employer Relationship Representative
Bright House Networks

Kia Painter
Manager-HR-Recruitment/Retention
Cox Communications

Banafsheh Kamali Parsee
Director Media Assets/Network Operations
National Geographic Channel - US

Alyse Ramer
Manager - Affiliate Sales
The Weather Channel

Nzinga Shaw
Human Resources Manager
YES Network, LLC

Molly Stone
Regional Marketing Manager
Scripps Networks

Lauren Swearhart
Project Manager
Comcast Cable Communications

Leslie Talansky
Regional Marketing Director
Cox Media

Janine Valentiner
Performance Manager, Call Center Operations
Cablevision Systems Coporation

Victoria "Vicki" Vezina
Director of HR
Comcast

Renee White
Human Resources Consultant
Turner Broadcasting Systems, Inc.

Trish Wong
WE tv Research Manager
Rainbow Media

Shelley Worrell
Manager, Programming & New Business Dev.
Time Warner Cable of NY & NJ