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T he 2018 L eading W omen I ntrapreneurs Donna Custard-New Jersey Chamber of Commerce Foundation (non-profit) Donna Custard directs the NJ Chamber Foundation and its initiatives to prepare students for today’s workforce, especially underserved young adults. Donna has been the catalyst for partnering with national and NJ-based non-profits, schools, institutes of higher education and government agencies to ensure young adults of all abilities are ready for college and careers. Dee Abedraboh-Investors Bank Dee Abedraboh is Vice President and District Manager for Investors Bank’s Middlesex District. She joined Investors in 2010 and was quickly promoted to her current role, where she manages all aspects of banking operations in Middlesex County. She has worked to develop and implement action plans to achieve sales, productivity and customer service goals. Having more than 20 years of experience in the banking industry, she’s held positions with Sovereign Bank, United Jersey Bank, and Summit Bank. Lola Barbarash-Charter School Business Management Most charter schools that fail, fail because of financial mismanage- ment. Raised by one parent, Lola Barbarash knows the importance of education and finance. Today, she helps schools keep their doors open by implementing financial best practices. With her help, school leaders get to focus their efforts solely on student achievement. Lynn Boccio-Avis Budget Group Danielle Bottari Cohen-Merchant Advocate Danielle Bottari Cohen is Chief Operating Officer for Merchant Advocate. Danielle oversees all operations, marketing, product and strategy. Merchant Advocate is an independent advocate for all businesses, delivering risk-free, proven results. As a trusted leader in merchant services, they are committed to protecting merchants from inflated rates and hidden fees. Susan Connolly-Foley, Inc Susan is the EVP and COO of Foley, Inc, - the Caterpillar Dealer 5 in New Jersey, Eastern Pennsylvania and Delaware. Foley is a privately held 3rd generation dealer that sales, rents and services construction and power generation equipment. Susan has responsibility for strategic initiatives, their implementation and performance results of the Dealership. Laura Cummings-Southeast Morris County Municipal Utilities Laura Cummings. P.E. is the Executive Director and Chief Engineer for The Southeast Morris County Municipal Utilities Authority that provides potable drinking water to approximately 67,000 people. Laura is a New Jersey licensed professional civil engineer and also holds licenses as a public water system treatment operator and distribution operator. Jane Curry-Princeton University Jane Curry, AIA, LEED AP, is a Senior Project Manager in the Office of Capital Projects at Princeton University. Her 30 year professional career is dedicated to advancing the mission of educational institutions. As a community volunteer, Jane has served on non-profit boards focused on empowering individuals through educational opportunities. Sandra Fava-Fox Rothschild LLP Sandra Fava is a Partner in the Family Law Department at Fox Rothschild LLP in Morristown, NJ. Sandra has dedicated her legal career to the thoughtful and diligent representation of clients in divorce and family law matters. A certified mediator and compassionate and creative attorney, she takes a solution- oriented approach. Shalini Harve-Allstate New Jersey Insurance Company Shalini Harve is a seasoned talent acquisition leader with experience in high tech, insurance and financial services industries. Shalini has a flare for creative ways to identify great talent. She believes that the best talent follows the people and companies that make a difference in their communities. Employer branding and marketing an opportunity is as critical to a company as marketing their products. Samantha Hernandez- Saint Barnabas Medical Center-RWJ Barnabas Health National and international speaker on the use of simulation in healthcare, Samantha S. Hernandez, MSN, MSW, MHA(s), PhD(s), Regional Director, Northeastern Simulation Center, SBMC-RWJBH. She has collaborated with the system hospitals and community to integrate simulation education across multi-professional healthcare education by designing, implementing, evaluating, and standardizing educational programs for staff development throughout the organization. Samantha is acknowledged by her colleagues and community for her good practice for success and best patient outcome. Saira Jan-Rutgers State University / Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of NJ Dr. Jan is a Clinical Professor at Ernest Mario School of Pharmacy at Rutgers State University and a Director of Pharmacy Strategy and Clinical Integration at Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey. She has contributed to health care at the state, national and inter- national level. Dr. Jan has over 24 years of experience in health care. Beverly Jennings-Johnson & Johnson As Head, Supplier Diversity & Inclusion, Bev Jennings drives a growth strategy that benefits diverse and small businesses and the many Johnson & Johnson (J&J) customers and business partners they serve. Bev’s career has spanned the healthcare, consumer goods, food service and retail industries. Bev engages internal and external stakeholders toward meeting and sustaining goals while serving J&J’s businesses, healthcare customers and consumers.