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The purpose of the Jacksonville Women’s Business Center’s (JWBC) Advisory Board is to provide general advice and direction to the program in order to achieve maximum effectiveness in the delivery of services to the clients it serves. In this role, members will be called upon to participate in program planning activities, provide strategic advice and support to the program, provide guest lectures in classes and forums, provide technical assistance to the program and/or clients, provide assistance with fundraising for the center, and be of general support.
Members shall be elected to serve on the committee for two years. The committee consists of financial lenders, various professionals relating to entrepreneurship, philanthropic leaders, and representatives from nonprofit and for profit organizations.

Meet the JWBC Advisory Board

CHAIR

Kara Garces

Vice President & Business Development Officer, Wells Fargo

Alfreda Boney

Owner, Perfectly Suited Career Consulting

Cindy Dunlop

Senior Vice President, Cogent Bank

Marice Hague

Associate Director, Florida SBDC at UNF

Theresa Johnson

Executive Director, Beaver Street Enterprise Center

Kinta King

Independent Agent, Aflac

Linda McNabb

Senior Vice President, Jacksonville Jumbo Shrimp

Tracey Phillips

Owner, Promotional Presence

Jennifer Plotkin

Senior Vice President, Bank of America

Meg Rose

Senior Vice President of Field Operations, Firehouse Subs

Madelen Salter

Market Leader – Jacksonville, CBI Workplace Solutions

Dana Stallings

Owner, Kilwin’s Jacksonville & Jax Kitchen

Betzy Santiago

Business Solutions Strategist, Florida State College at Jacksonville

Vicky Zelen

Owner, Zelen Risk Solutions