The Women of Innovation® awards galarecognizes women accomplished in science, technology, engineering, math and those who are involved in their community. This awards event is a time for like-minded, successful women to network and celebrate their accomplishments.
“These women have broken through the glass ceiling. And not only have they broken through it — they are keeping it open for other women to come through.” – Lieutenant Governor Nancy Wyman. Listen to the full interview.
The 2016 Planning Committee
Beth Alquist, Day Pitney LLP
Susan Baserga, Yale University
Susan Brown, Maura-Sheridan Science, Technology and Communications School
Robin Chazdon, University of Connecticut
Michele Dischino, Central Connecticut State University
Jennifer Gabler, The Refinery
Maria Gigliotti, Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Eileen Hasson, The Computer Company
Marja Hurley, University of Connecticut Health Center
Abby Illumoka, University of Hartford
Cathy Intravia, Shipman & Goodwin LLP
Jacqueline Jones, Medtronic
Jennifer Kowalksi, Boehringer Ingelheim USA Corporation
Glennis Orloff, Whole Biome, Inc.
Michelle Perino, Cantor Colburn LLP
Paige Rasid, Connecticut Technology Council
Tracy Romano, Sea Research Foundation, Inc.
Stacie Ropka, Axinn, Veltrop & Harkrider LLP
Vanessa Rubano, Boehringer Ingelheim USA Corporation
Ellyn Savard, Girl Scouts of Connecticut
Sondra Schneider, Security University
Luke Weinstein, United States Coast Guard Academy
Stephanie Wheeler, Datto Inc.
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The Connecticut Technology Council is a statewide association of technology oriented companies and institutions, providing leadership in areas of policy advocacy, community building and assistance for growing companies.