WISE Boston Chapter
The leading voice and resource for professional women in the business of sports.

Board of Directors

Natalie Breen

Natalie works for Cummings Properties, where she handles the leasing, managing, and designing of commercial spaces. Prior to Cummings she worked for Boston Museum of Science and HubSpot.

Holly Burgess

Holly is the Sr. Manager of Traffic for NESN, where she specializes in programming for the Red Sox and Bruins. Holly graduated from Northeastern and was previously president of Women in Cable Television.

Joyce Chagan

Joyce currently works for Liberty Mutual Insurance’s Brand Insights Department, where she oversees research initiatives relating to internal and external marketing campaigns. Prior to Liberty she worked for AEG Worldwide and Turnkey Sports & Entertainment

Tracy Deforge

WISE Boston Founder
Founder of Player's Impact and Adjunct Professor at Dean College.

Alison Drakeford

Communications Director
Alison works for Liberty Mutual Insurance's Internal Communications Department, where she develops/executes communications strategies for various internal business partners. Prior to Liberty she worked at Shriners Hospital for Children & Cummins Northeast

Nancy Goldstein

Programming Director
Nancy is the owner of Amazing Celebrations which manages and creates private and corporate events. Prior to Amazing Celebrations Nancy had 15 years of sales and marketing experience in the food industry.

Tara Greeley

Sponsorship Director
Tara currently works for the American Diabetes Association, where she manages the North Shore Tour de Cure fundraising event. Prior to the ADA she worked for Perkins School for the Blind as a teaching assistant.

Cosmina Schulman

Vice President
Cosmina is the Local Sales Manager for NESN, where she provides marketing solutions to local/national brands. Prior to NESN she worked for Home Team Sports: A Division of Fox Sports in Chicago.

Alec Spivack

Marketing Chair
Alec works for the Boston Celtics, where she oversees content development for prospective and current corporate partners. Alec is a graduate of Brandeis University and a previous intern of WISE Boston.