The Arizona Women’s Leadership Forum is privileged to have these 16 outstanding Arizona leaders serve on its Executive Board.  Because of their expertise, enthusiasm and tireless efforts, AWLF is able to fulfill its mission of advancing women in senior leadership and empowering all women leaders to lead with passion, act as mentors to others and make a difference in their businesses, their communities and their lives. 

ANNE HANYAKFounder & CEO, Arizona Women’s Leadership Forum

Anne has long been passionate about advancing women in leadership. She was a founding member and served as the second President of Arizona Commercial Real Estate Women.  Recognizing the benefits of a national organization, she was one of the driving forces and principal architects behind the creation and formation of the now 10,000 member, international CREW Network and served as its President. Anne founded the Arizona Women’s Leadership Forum to help advance women into senior leadership positions.  Anne was a commercial real estate attorney at a 150-member law firm in Phoenix, where she became the second female Equity Partner and the first female Hiring Partner in the firm’s history.  She received her J.D. degree and her M.A. degree from the University of Virginia, and her B.A. degree from St. Bonaventure University.  Anne served for nine years on the Board of Trustees of her alma mater.

ROBYN ARNELL, VP & Controller, Sprouts

MAJA BERLIN, VP & General Counsel, Business and General Aviation, Honeywell Aerospace

KATHERINE CECALA, CEO, Junior Achievement of Arizona

BRENNAN FORSS, Director, Alumni & Corporate Relations, W. P. Carey School of Business

MARLA HUDGENS, Partner, Lewis Roca Rothgerber Christie LLP

MELISSA IYER JULIAN, Shareholder, Burch & Cracchiolo, P.A.

JALINA KERR, Senior Vice President, Charles Schwab & Co., Inc. (Member SIPC)

STEPHANIE KING, Vice President, Charles Schwab & Co., Inc. (Member SIPC)

LAURA MEYER, Attorney, Burch & Cracchiolo, P.A.


LINDA MITCHELL, Partner, Lewis Roca Rothgerber Christie LLP

A. LYNN MORAN, President, Arizona Coaching and Consulting Center

AMELIA MURILLO, Vice President of Human Resources, Carlisle Companies

HARRIET MOUNTCASTLE-WALSH, VP & General Counsel, Honeywell Aerospace

JENNIFER ROBINSON, Vice President, CS&S Phoenix, Charles Schwab & Co., Inc. (Member SIPC)

CAMMY SHOBE, Vice President, Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc.

BROOKE WESTEMEIER, Partner, Assurance Services, EY

JEN WITTER, Practice Area Lead, Slalom