Featured Partners

AWE Business Partners

Get to know some amazing business partners who are leading the charge!

Kelli Viera

Managing Director, Mash & McLennan Agency

Kelli brings more than 20 years of leadership, management, and consulting expertise to Marsh & McLennan Agency and its clients having spent more than 19 years with the firm. […]View full profile

Tulay Lawton

Manager and Wine & Food Educator, The Savory Grape 

A gourmet chef and wine lover, Tulay grew up in Istanbul, Turkey, a place famous for its wide variety of cuisine from its heritage of the Ottoman Empire. […]View full profile

Jill H. Andy

Senior Vice President, HR, Amica Mutual Insurance Company 

Jill Holton Andy, Senior Vice President – Human Resources of Amica Mutual Insurance Company, started with the company in 1988 in the Claims division. […]View full profile

Gina Pellicano, CPA, MSA

Audit Manager, Citrin Cooperman

Gina Pellicano is an audit manager in Citrin Cooperman’s Providence, Rhode Island office with over seven years of experience. Gina works with clients in the healthcare, commercial, not-for-profit, government […]View full profile

Alayne White

Owner, Alayne White Spa

I wanted to personally answer this question. Yes of course there is an Alayne White! I thought you may want to know about my philosophy and where I am when I am not at the spas. […]View full profile

Joan Dwyer

Co-Creator and Owner, All That Matters

Joan is the co-creator and owner of All That Matters (ATM). Under Joan’s guidance, she has grown ATM into the largest non-residential holistic center in New England. A student of the healing arts since 1975, Joan began teaching classes on food […]View full profile

Jessica Granatiero

Owner and Proprietor, The Savory Grape & The Savory Affair 

Before becoming an entrepreneur, Jessica helped national and regional clients with their public relation and communication events and campaigns holding positions. […]View full profile

Laura Stack

Senior Vice President, Freedom National Bank

Laura began her career in financial services in 1991 and has held several positions in both Connecticut and Rhode Island at Bank of Boston and Citizens Bank, and currently at Freedom National Bank. […]View full profile

Ellen Slattery
Ellen Slattery

 Proprietor, Gracie’s Restaurant and Ellie’s Bakery

Ellen grew up cooking in her family kitchen, where she developed a passion for feeding people. She carried this passion from her home kitchen, through a four year psychology degree, then to culinary school at Johnson & Wales University. She opened Gracie’s on […]View full profile

Judy Hoffman
Judith G. Hoffman

Executive Director, Employee Assistance Services, Coastline EAP

Judy joined Coastline EAP, formerly RIEAS, in 1987, and currently serves as Executive Director, Employee Assistance Services. She is responsible for overseeing the public and private sector employee assistance programs for over 260 client organizations […]View full profile

Joanne M. Daly

First Vice President/Financial Advisor, Morgan Stanley

Joanne Daly is passionate about helping people become financially empowered and make smart decisions about their money, especially in this challenging economy […]View full profile

Kristin Fraser

Managing Partner, KPMG LLP 

Kristin is the Managing Partner for the KPMG Providence Office and Audit partner in KPMG’s Boston Business Unit’s Consumer & Industrial Business practice. […]View full profile