Naomi Ewen

Naomi Ewen – Finance Manager  She/Her/Hers/Ella Naomi Ewen was born and raised in Switzerland and moved to the US in 2014. She carries a degree in Business Management from HSKVS … Read More

Crollysbet Rodriguez

Crollysbet Rodriguez – Program Operations Coordinator HABLO ESPAÑOL / She/Her/Hers/Ella Crollysbet Rodriguez holds a bachelors degree in Gender & Women’s Studies, Spanish, and a minor in leadership from the University … Read More

Diana Figueroa

Diana Figueroa – Senior Grants Manager HABLO ESPAÑOL / She/Her/Hers/Ella Diana is a first-generation Salvadoran-American. She received her Bachelors from Roger Williams University and completed graduate coursework in Urban Policy … Read More

Sarah Whitehouse

Sarah Whitehouse – Coordinator Newport Partnerships She/Her/Hers Sarah first worked with SEG in 2011-13 as Newport Program Manager.  She went on to work for the Aquidneck Island Planning Commission and … Read More

Liz Connell

Liz Connell – Communications Manager She/Her/Hers Liz holds a Bachelors in Communications from the University of Rhode Island and a Masters of Social Work from Rhode Island College. As a … Read More

Serena Manna

Serena Manna – Community Engagement Manager She/Her/Hers Serena loves small business development and understanding how a company’s message aligns with their practices. With a background in international business and entrepreneurship, … Read More

Akisch Lenus

Akisch Lenus – Program Manager he/him/his Akisch Lenus is an entrepreneur born on the beautiful Island of St.Maarten. He comes with a background in brand development and management. His experience … Read More

Kristine Pearson

Kristine Pearson – Systems and Data Coordinator they/them/theirs Kristine spent three years at SEG as an AmeriCorps VISTA before being hired as a Program Coordinator in 2021. They currently manage … Read More

Ruth Rodriguez

Ruth Rodriguez – Manager – Outreach & Spanish Programs Hablo español | she/her/hers/ella/ellas Ruth Rodríguez nació en Nueva York y creció en Boston. Como resultado de su educación en Boston … Read More

Margaret E. Garcia

Margaret E. Garcia – Hub Manager Hablo español | she/her/hers/ella Margaret has always been driven by social change and positively transforming her community. She is passionate about helping entrepreneurs create bold … Read More