Donna Hall Mitchell, Ed.D./Founder


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hall-mitchell-donna-2058596Title: Founder

Company: Mitchell and Associates, LLC

Location: Fairfield, AL, United States

Fairfield, AL, United States, September 23, 2016, Donna Hall Mitchell, Ed.D., Founder of Mitchell and Associates, LLC, has been recognized by Elite Women Worldwide, for dedication, achievement and leadership in education management.

Drawing on more than 35 years of expertise in education management, Dr. Hall Mitchell is well-known as a parent and public education advocate. Having dedicated so much of her life to education and education management, she is an exemplary figure in both teaching and reform. Her latest venture has been creating her nonprofit organization, which aims to help children with special needs get through issues in schools and with school districts. In this role, she accompanies families to court and acts as a mediator.

Dr. Hall Mitchell grew up with two parents who were educators. Their work in the field placed a great emphasis on the value of education and ultimately inspired her to set down a similar path. Dr. Hall Mitchell earned a Bachelor of Science in special education with a concentration in mental retardation. She continued to earn a master’s degree in special education and then an Ed.D. in educational leadership. She taught special education for 22 years. She has also worked as a principal. She has been recognized with such awards as the Principal of the Year and the Outstanding Service Award for Bethlehem Baptist Church. She is involved with the Dynamic Women of Courage and Vision and Who’s Who Among American teachers. Continue reading

Beth Gardner


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Title: President, Chief Executive Officer

Company: Custom Travel Solutions Inc.

Location: Calgary, AB, Canada

Calgary, AB, Canada, September 23, 2016, Beth Gardner, President and Chief Executive Officer of Custom Travel Solutions Inc., has been recognized by Elite Women Worldwide, for dedication, achievement and leadership in the travel management industry.

With more than 30 years of professional experience in the travel industry, it was a natural fit for her to open her own company, Custom Travel Solutions Inc., in 1995. The privately run Calgary-based company offers customized solutions for the travel management needs for businesses of all sizes. Always on the cutting-edge of technology, Ms. Gardner is proud to lead the only company in North America that provides a fully automated end-to-end solution. This solution recently launched and is called I-Logistics, it is a remote camp logistics service that is completely automated, providing a single source for remote bookings, including commercial and charter flights, helicopter, bus and accommodation.

Being on the forefront of industry trends is one of the many reasons that has made Ms. Gardner a titan in travel management. Building her business on teamwork, she forms strong bonds with her employees and works to provide them with a great cultural environment that presses the importance of a healthy work-life balance. Her ability to bring compassion and integrity to her office has lead to a wide-spread mutual respect within the travel industry. In addition to the stellar treatment she supplies to her employees, she launched a charity division within her company where each year money is donated to the cancer department of a children’s hospital. She also supports AARCS and Dreams Take Flight. Continue reading

Susan Dosen


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Title: Director (Retired)

Company: St. Paul Public Schools

Location: Minnetonka, MN, United States

Minnetonka, MN, United States, September 19, 2016, Susan Dosen, Director (Retired) at St. Paul Public Schools, has been recognized by Elite Women Worldwide, for dedication, achievement and leadership in education.

Dr. Dosen has many reasons to celebrate her retirement from the education field. Having worked in different schools in administration positions over the course of many years, she has a career marked with accomplishments. She first started her career working in speech, but then moved into early childhood education and then special education. Containing knowledge and experience from inside and outside of the classroom, Dr. Dosen planted herself in administration roles where she could continue developing and helping students in a different way.

Always interested in education, Dr. Dosen first started at St. Catherine’s in St. Paul, MN. From there she obtained a Bachelor of Science and then a master’s degree in speech pathology. She rounded out her formal education with a Ph.D. in educational administration and policies from the University of Minnesota. It has been her mission throughout her career to improve the lives of others, especially those with special needs. Continue reading

Jean Fuller-Stanley


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fuller-stanley-jean-1986433Title: Associate Dean – College of Science and Health

Company: William Paterson University of New Jersey

Location: Wayne, NJ, United States

Wayne, NJ, United States, September 16, 2016, Jean Fuller-Stanley, Associate Dean – College of Science and Health at William Patterson University of New Jersey, has been recognized by Elite Women Worldwide, for dedication, achievement and leadership in education.

It was a natural choice for Dr. Fuller-Stanley to go into science as her career, in fact, she believes science chose her. Believing that education can transform individuals, becoming involved in the administrative side of science allows Dr. Fuller-Stanley the opportunity to encourage those impacts both large and small. With more than a decade of experience in her current role, she provides students with the chance to pursue their own passion for science. Prior to joining the faculty of William Paterson University, Dr. Fuller-Stanley was a professor of chemistry at Wellesley College for more than two decades. Continue reading

Tasheema L. Fair, MD, FACOG


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Fair, Tasheema 773298Title: Physician
Company: All Womens Care, PLLC
Location: Maryville, Tennessee

Maryville, Tennessee, September 25, 2015, Tasheema L. Fair, MD, FACOG, Physician of All Womens Care, PLLC, has been recognized by Elite Women Worldwide, for dedication, achievement and leadership in obstetrics and gynecology.

Dr. Fair brings 11 years of experience to her role as a physician of All Womens Care, PLLC. As a practitioner of obstetrics and gynecology, she also consults with patients on diagnosis and treatment. All Womens Care, PLLC is a private medical practice that provides obstetric and gynecologic treatments.

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Victoria J. Mondloch, MD, SC


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Mondloch, Victoria 1685287Company: Victoria J. Mondloch, MD
Title: President
Location: Waukesha, WI United States

Waukesha, WI, September 20, 2016, Dr. Victoria J. Mondloch, President of Victoria J. Mondloch, MD, has been recognized by Elite Women Worldwide for dedication, achievement and leadership in family medicine and women’s health.

Dr. Mondloch is an esteemed physician who is appreciated for treating her patients as she would treat her family. At her eponymous private practice in Waukesha, Wis., she makes it a priority to see patients on time and answer all of their questions. Dr. Mondloch provides personalized care and follows a service-oriented patient care model. She also empowers her patients to make healthy lifestyle choices. Her work further entails overseeing all aspects of her medical practice, which focuses on family medicine and women’s health services. It also offers a number of other services, including in-office phlebotomy services, bone densitometry testing, medical weight loss assistance, and medical botox.

Upon the encouragement of a teacher, Dr. Mondloch decided to pursue a career as a health care professional. She graduated from the Medical College of Wisconsin in 1983 with an MD in internal medicine. Today, Dr. Mondloch remains current in her profession through affiliations with the American Medical Association and the American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists. Continue reading

Margaret Warner


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warner-margaret-1986454Title: Owner

Company: MAW Education

Location: Oxford, United Kingdom

Oxford, United Kingdom, September 14, 2016, Margaret Warner, Owner of MAW Education, has been recognized by Elite Women Worldwide, for dedication, achievement and leadership in education.

Ms. Warner has been dedicated to education for more than 25 years, and has held various positions. She has worked as a teacher, headteacher, teacher trainer and school inspector. She started her company, MAW Education, in 1996 and became an OFSTED School Inspector. After 10 years of inspecting schools in the UK, she was invited to running teacher training workshops in Qatar, as well as online training with India and Algeria. Her work has also taken her to Dubai and Abu Dhabi. From her office, Ms. Warner developed MAW Publications, MAW Life Coaching and Skype teacher training sessions. Continue reading

Helena Gavilanes


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Title: Workstations Sales Specialist

Company: HP. Inc.

Location: Walnut Creek, CA, United States

Walnut Creek, CA, United States, September 14, 2016, Helena Gavilanes, Workstations Sales Specialist at HP. Inc., has been recognized by Elite Women Worldwide, for dedication, achievement and leadership in information technology.

Ms. Gavilanes was recruited to work for Hewlett-Packard while still studying in college. She started working for the company more than 23 years ago, and continued to work for them when moving from Madrid to the U.S. in 2006. As a workstations sales specialist, she shares in HP’s vision to create technology that makes life better for everyone and helps them reinvent the world around them. With her ability to learn skills quickly and natural instinct for sales, she has steadily rose within the company.

To prepare for a career with HP, Ms. Gavilanes studied at the Universidad Complutense de Madrid. It was not easy for her to move from Spain to the United States, but she relied on her strengths and knowledge to make the move with her family to pursue her career. Professionally, she endeavors to develop more business for the company, and move into a more senior role. She works hard to being a role model of an employee, and enjoys mentoring others to become successful in their careers.

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Brenda Lawhorn


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lawhorn-brenda-2115306Title: Assistant Vice President of Servicing

Company: Walker & Dunlop, Inc.

Location: Waldorf, MD, United States

Waldorf, MD, United States, September 13, 2016, Brenda Lawhorn, Walker & Dunlop, Inc., has been recognized by Elite Women Worldwide, for dedication, achievement and leadership in insurance.

Ms. Lawhorn has been in the insurance industry for nearly 30 years and has spent the past five years with Walker & Dunlop. In her role, she is responsible for overseeing all lending insurance programs, providing strategic guidance to internal departments and processing new and renewing businesses. Her work also entails educating borrowers about the plans. Ms. Lawhorn holds certifications in CIC, CPIW, AINS and CLP. She has been a member of the International Association of Insurance Professionals since 1997 and is a member of the CIC Society and the Society of CPCU. Continue reading