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Women's Advisory Committee

Our committee advises the Mayor's Office of Women's Advancement on issues that affect women in Boston.

We work closely with Women’s Advancement. We want women to gain full equity in all areas of life.

Advisory Committee members

  • Alicia Canady Adamson, Deputy Director, Boston Debate League
  • Marques Benton, Vice President and Director of the Office of Diversity and Inclusion, Federal Reserve Bank of Boston
  • Ann Bookman, Fmr. Director, Center for Women in Politics and Public Policy, UMass Boston
  • Cassandria Campbell, Co-Founder, Fresh Food Generation
  • Beth Chandler, President & CEO, YW Boston
  • Migdalia Diaz, President, ALPHA
  • Betty Francisco, Co-Founder, Amplify Latinx
  • Malli Gero, Co-Founder and Executive Director, 2020 Women on Boards
  • Arline Isaacson, President, Isaacson Political Consultants; Co-Chair, Massachusetts Gay and Lesbian Political Caucus
  • Liam Lowney, Executive Director, Massachusetts Office for Victim Assistance
  • Makeeba McCreary, Chief of Learning and Community Engagement, Museum of Fine Arts Boston
  • Katie Mitrano, Director of Student Organizing, Every Voice Coalition 
  • Colette Phillips, President and CEO, Colette Phillips Communications
  • Deborah Re, CEO, Big Sister Association of Greater Boston
  • Marie St. Fleur, President and CEO, Bessie Tartt Wilson Initiative for Children
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