STANY WIF

About Us

Established in 2016 as an initiative within the Security Traders Association of New York, STANY WIF is dedicated to enhancing the role of women in finance. We seek to bring together women across all sectors of the financial community for events that foster alliances, recognize women’s achievements, and explore issues within the industry and the community. Our goal is to increase the ranks and voices of women within the Association and help women advance their careers in financial services. 

2017-2018 STANY WIF Committee

Joanna Fields, Aplomb Strategies

Beth Hamburger, Colt Technologies

Vanessa Jagenburg, C.L. King & Associates 

Bailey Kessing, Trillium 

Patricia Koetzner, Siebert, Cisneros, Shank

Michelle Lindenberger, Aplomb Strategies

Jennifer Nayar, Vela Trading Technologies

Ellen Park, Kinetix Trading Solutions

Johanna Rossi, Alden Global

Kimberly Unger, STANY

Lisa Utasi, ClearBridge Investments

Past Events Gallery

May 4, 2017

 

Cocktails with a Cause for The Foundation for Women Warriors   

 

As part of STA-WIF's Spring Campaign, the STANY-WIF Committee hosted a fun-filled, fund-raiser to benefit the Foundation for Women Warriors. More than 100 members and guests supported the event at Pennslyvania 6. Though the generousity of the communiity, the STANY-WIF raised $4,200 for the Foundation. 








 

 

March 30, 2017

STANY PRESIDENT'S BREAKFAST hosted by STANY WIF

Adena Friedman, CEO, Nasdaq- 2017 STANY Honoree for Outstanding Contribution to the Industry

Blythe Masters, CEO, Digital Asset Holdings

 

March- April 4, 2017 


 

March 8, 2017

STANY-WIF Partners with One World Trade and International Women's Day to Light the Spire of 1WTC  

In celebration of International Women's Day 2017, STANY-WIF collaborated with One World Trade and Durst to light the spire of One World Trade Center purple (the official color of the International Women's Day movement. )

January 25, 2017

An Evening at the NYSE 

STANY WIF and the NYSE partnered for an exciting and informative panel discussion focused on the potential changes for the financial industry in light of the new administration. 

At this time of regulatory uncertainty, this event proved to be an opportunity to hear predictions on what to anticipate from the Hill and the Commission and how it may impact 2017 priorities within the exchange and investment management community. More than 60 women in the financial services community attended the event, hosted in the Muriel Siebert room of the Exchange.

Moderator

Lynn Martin, President & COO, ICE Data Services

Panelists

Samara Cohen, U.S. Head of iShares Capital Markets, Blackrock

Stacey Cunningham, COO, NYSE Group

Hope Jarkowski, Co-head Government Affairs, NYSE

Elizabeth King, General Counsel, NYSE


August 11, 2016

Private Screening of Equity

STA WIF hosted a private screening of the movie Equity at the Angelika Film Center. The event featured a post screening special appearance and question and answer session with the film's Executive Producer, Candace Straight. 

 

April 21, 2016

Shopping Event at Rebecca Taylor to benefit local women's charity
Bottomless Closet 

As part of a national movement, STA Affiliates around the country hosted local shopping events for charity. In New York, a group of members and guests enjoyed an evening at the flagship Rebecca Taylor store on Madison Avenue. The event raised awareness and served as a clothing drive for Bottomless Closet. Bottomless Closet serves economically disadvantaged New York City women who are in need of assistance in securing jobs. 


 April 27, 2016

STA-WIF Opening Bell ceremony at the NYSE

Members of the STA and STANY Women in Finance Committees, led by STANY Member, Johanna Rossi, rang the opening bell of the NYSE.