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FinTech Female Fridays: Meet The NYC FinTech Women Team

This Thanksgiving week, we are extra thankful for the 20+ volunteers who make NYC FinTech Women possible. To give thanks, we are featuring this incredible group for FinTech Female Fridays! Our team is brought together from all different FinTech verticles, traditional Finance, Legal and Tech, and from every career stage. Inspired and motivated by our mission of connecting, promoting and empowering women in their professional advancement in FinTech. Together, these amazing contributors put together our in-person and virtual events, networking opportunities, job postings, social media content, annual Inspiring FinTech Females List, FinTech Female Fridays blog, legal office hours--the list goes on! Our team is located not only in New York, but also across the US, from Miami, San Francisco, Seattle, and even in the UK.

Join our team! Apply to volunteer with us here or reach out to us at

Marketing Team

Filippa Noghani, Marketing Chair

Sr. Director and Head of Banking and FS Marketing, Virtusa

Connect with Filippa on Linkedin

Vesela Radeva, Marketing Committee Member

Director | Global Head of Product Management - OTC Derivatives Operations, Bank of America

Connect with Vesela on Linkedin

Julie Huang, Marketing Committee Member

Incoming QIS Asset Management Analyst, Credit Suisse

Connect with Julie on Linkedin

Diwakshi Tejaswi, Marketing Committee Member

Technology Risk Consultant, EY

Connect with Diwakshi on Linkedin

Lindsay Hemings, Marketing Committee Member

Lifecycle Marketing Specialist, Alice

Connect with Lindsay on Linkedin

Analisa Cox, Marketing Committee Member

Sales Development Representative, ALM Media

Connect with Analisa on Linkedin

Nancy Jiang, Marketing Committee Member

Senior Associate, Boston Consulting Group

Connect with Nancy on Linkedin

Claire Priestley, Marketing Committee Member

Product Marketing, Samsara

Connect with Claire on Linkedin

Elizabeth Waggoner, Marketing Committee Member

Analyst, JPMorgan Chase

Connect with Elizabeth on Linkedin

Megan Chang, Marketing Committee Member

Collateral Portfolio Monitoring Generalist, First Republic Bank

Connect with Megan on Linkedin

Professional Development Team

Ratika Ghandi, Professional Development Chair

Senior PM, MongoDB

Connect with Ratika on Linkedin

Priya Gopal, Professional Development Co-Chair

Principal and CEO, Prisept Strategies

Connect with Priya on Linkedin

Rina Patel, Professional Development Committee Member

Corporate Partner,Duane Morris LLP

Connect with Rina on Linkedin

Evan Zhang, Committee Member

Senior Product Manager, Affirm

Connect with Evan on Linkedin

Shreya Kumar, Committee Member

Corporate & Investment Banking Senior Analyst, Citi

Connect with Shreya on Linkedin

Expansion Team

Michelle O'Connor, Expansion Chair

VP Marketing, TaxBit

Connect with Michelle on Linkedin

Edwina Johnson, Expansion Co-Chair

COO, Alloy

Connect with Edwina on Linkedin

Events Team

Nicole Newlin, Events Chair

SVP Solutions, Ocrolus

Connect with Nicole on Linkedin

Alissa Cappello, Events Team Member

Senior Customer Service & Operations Manager, Capitalize

Connect with Alissa on Linkedin

Debbie-Lee Baskir, Events Team Member

People Operations, Gemini

Connect with Debbie-Lee on Linkedin

Christina Donnelly, Events Team Member

Chief of Staff, Symmetry Partners

Connect with Christina on Linkedin

Kristen Stewart, Events Co-Chair

Growth, Plaid

Connect with Kristen on Linkedin

Operations Team

Michelle Tran, Co-Founder and Operations Chair, NYC FinTech Women

Connect with Michelle on Linkedin

Elsie Russell, Operations Co-Chair

Director, Project Management, Grayscale Investments

Connect with Elsie on Linkedin

Sponsorship Team

Sasha Pilch, Co-Founder and Sponsorship Chair

Sales Lead, Pinwheel

Connect with Sasha on Linkedin

Adina Fischer, Sponsorship Co-Chair

Operations Manager, Republic Capital

Connect with Adina on Linkedin

Special thanks to

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