About  Us

Our Mission

Women’s Empowerment Institute is a non-profit organization that offers underserved women personal, professional development and job skills training which empowers them to become self-sufficient. 

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"WE" Builds A Stronger "I"

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Our Vision

Women’s Empowerment Institute empowers unemployed and underemployed women who lack education and a strong network with the fundamental skills to become leaders and lifelong learners.

Our Team

We have many volunteers who are a part of the organization and our success. 

If you are interested in being a volunteer, please visit our Get Involved Page 

Our  Staff and Volunteers

Temitope Adepoju

Salesforce Admin Intern

Amy Rivera

Communications and Public Relations Manager 

Jessica Gonzalez

Executive Administrative Assistant

Marisa Suarez

Public Relations & Event Planning Manager

Lizet Vanessa Avila

JST Trainer and Tech Support

Ashley Marie Fontes

Data Analytics Specialist

Lesslie Meza

Program Recruiter

Jannatul Yesmin

Program Coordinator

Our Executive Board

Gina Avila

Founder

Executive Board President

Kyetah Bryan

Executive Board Member

WEG Program Director

Larry Gray

Executive Board Member

Desiree Henry

Executive Board Member

Marketing Director

Amoy Moo

Executive Board Member

Business Developer & Salesforce Administrator

Louise M. Razzagone

Executive Board Member

Board Secretary

Sarai Smith

Executive Board Member

Treasurer

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