The Team Behind
Founder & CEO / EvolveHer
Prior to launching EvolveHer in 2018, Alicia worked as Vice President of... Prior to launching EvolveHer in 2018, Alicia worked as Vice President of Global Partnerships at WME | IMG, one of the world’s most innovative companies. She also served as a Senior Executive at Live Nation and People.com. After a 17 year career in entertainment & media working alongside the industry’s most elite, Alicia decided to evolve her own career path and disrupt the Chicago market by opening EvolveHer, Chicago’s first creative work and event space designed for women.
Head of Growth & Revenue
Amanda Chin is a sales leader and business development strategist with... Amanda Chin is a sales leader and business development strategist with over a decade of experience in the digital advertising and marketing industry. She has partnered with brands such as Airbnb, Kraft Heinz, Kellogg, Time Inc, and HP in digital marketing strategy and business development. Prior to joining EvolveHer, Amanda led a national sales team for an award-winning marketing technology company where she built and ran the 9 figure paid social practice.
Director of Partnerships & Events
Tiffany worked in Digital Media for 15+ years at companies including media... Tiffany worked in Digital Media for 15+ years at companies including media giant, Pandora Radio where she spent nearly 10 years. As one of Pandora’s first sales people, Tiffany developed a strong passion for connecting people, however she knew she could be making a bigger impact in people’s lives. Combining her passion of personal development + client management Tiffany launched her own Life and Leadership coaching business, in addition to working as Head of Partnerships & Events at EvolveHer.
Taylor Shine is a creative driven brand strategist with a passion for... Taylor Shine is a creative driven brand strategist with a passion for creating impactful experiences and solutions that drive value and purpose. With over 6 years of experience in marketing and events, Taylor helps EvolveHer and the glu reimagine live experiences through personalized strategy and authentic audience connection.
With a knack for the written word and passion for all things female... With a knack for the written word and passion for all things female empowerment, marketing and PR, Madison found herself quickly working up the EvolveHer ranks. What started as a college internship quickly transitioned into a multifaceted role where Madison is now responsible for brand partnerships and cross-channel marketing efforts.
Johnae is currently a student at Arizona State University where she is... Johnae is currently a student at Arizona State University where she is studying to earn her degree in Communications. She started her career as a licensed Esthetician and previously taught the Aesthetics program at a local beauty college for 3 years. Johnae is also a former professional makeup artist, with work featured in Chicago Latino Fashion Week.
Victoria is a recent grad of DePaul University where she majored in... Victoria is a recent grad of DePaul University where she majored in Digital Marketing with a minor in Music Business. Outside of EvolveHer, she works in artist relations, helping with merch sales and sometimes works music festivals like Lollapalooza. She's excited to meet members, get involved with the community and would love to hear what members want to see at EH.
Chief of Staff
Elan Ruffin is the Chief of Staff at EvolveHer and worked at MARS prior to... Elan Ruffin is the Chief of Staff at EvolveHer and worked at MARS prior to joining the team.
DIRECTOR OF EVOLVEHER FUTURE
Debra Giunta is the founder and Executive Director at Prismatic, a... Debra Giunta is the founder and Executive Director at Prismatic, a non-profit teaching mission-driven leadership to middle and high school students throughout Chicago. Through her collaboration with EvolveHer, Debra and her team launched EvolveHer Future as a division of Prismatic to help our future generation of female leaders receive the support, community and mentorship necessary to achieve their goals.