The Sterling Group is a professional women’s organization that was started by three women in 1987.

The group provides a networking environment for women accomplished in their careers and with community involvement. Our membership represents a myriad of professions ranging from legal, engineering, medical, financial, artists and fashion industries. Our goal is to foster an environment where we assist each other with networking that supports our careers and community involvement.

Current Members

Members at Large

Amaral Tellawi, LLC
Trust and Estates Attorney

Lisa Appleby

Houston Chronicle
Director, Major Accounts
Culture Innovations, LLC
Organizational Coach
Angel Flight South Central
Development
My Luxury Gifts
Owner
The Hiring Source
President

Pam Burg

3M
Dental Practice Specialist
Martha Turner Properties
Sales Associate

Cherri Carbonara

Carbonara Group
President
Weinstein Spira & Co.
Shareholder

Lilly Cullen

BB&T Bank
Regional Corporate Banker/Vice President
River Oaks Doctors Group
Endocrinologist

Heather Domingue

Milestone Distributors
Regional Sales Manager

Tessa Fairey

Houston Cookie Crew
Owner, Pastry Chef
Pirogue Communications
Principal

Arlene Even

Baby’s 1st and Even Enterprises
Manager
Motherhood Center
President

Wendy Hall

Hall, Maines, Lugrin, P.C.
Attorney, Medical Leave

Diana Hammett

Calpine Corporation
VP & Managing Counsel

Virginia Holbrook

Kim Jessup

Public School Options & Just Win Strategies
Sales Mgr. & Sr. Consultant

Melanie Johnson

Collaborative for Children
President and CEO

Christine Johnson

Walton & Johnson Radio Network/iHeartMedia
CMO
First Vision Financial, LLC
Owner
Sard Verbinnen & Co.
Managing Director
Denise Liebl Studio, Inc.
Artist

Kathy Malone

KM Energy Solutions
Commercial & Residential Electricity

Jillian Nel

Legacy Asset Management
Partner, Director of Financial Planning

Heidi New-Crockford

Life, Annuities, & Long Term Care Insurance
Partner/Insurance
The Pactor Group
Owner

Olga Panchenko

AIG Staff Counsel –
Law Offices of Gabriel S. Hendrickson
Trial Attorney

Sandra Porter

Hines
V.P., Corporate Marketing & Business Development

Kim Price

Mittera Group
V.P. Sales

Linda Rhodes

The Women’s Fund
Executive Director
Haworth, Inc.
Senior Architectural &
Design Market Manager
Montgomery Roth, Architecture and Interior Design
Principal
 
Rimkus Consulting
Director-Toxicology & Food Safety

Debra Sharp

SCI, Inc.
Owner/Principal
BPP Tours
Owner

Margaret Sigur

Newmark Grubb Knight Frank
Director

Carmen Torres

Al Torres Photography, Inc.
Studio Manager/Owner
Tony’s and Tony’s Catering
Restauranteur

Georgina Vera-Winnie

Vmware
Technology Sales
Kaneka Biopolymers
Business Development Director
U.S. Attorney’s Office
Criminal Chief

Tina Wrotenbery

TLW Consulting LLC
Owner/Employee Benefits Consultant

Board Members

President
Kim Jessup

Vice President
Christiane Waldron

Secretary
Olga Pachenko

Treasurer
Nancy Benthein

Social Chairman
Annette Santamaria

Program Chairman
Lisa Appleby

Hospitality Chairman
Pam Burg

Communications Chairman
Cheri Carbonara

Member-at-Large
Heather Domingue

Past President
M. A. Shute

Membership is an application process by invitation only.  Potential members will submit an application and resume. They will be invited by a current member to attend 3 meetings and then will be voted in by the membership. 

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