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We are business women, meeting to share interests, experiences and insights. A WBG Connects meeting is an opportunity to learn, expand your network of business contacts, find inspiration & qualities to develop and to share your expertise with others.

See our Calendar of Events, Contact our President, or other Committee Leaders for more information.

It’s time for our membership drive! Check out the details in this letter from our President, Jen Moran: Membership Drive Letter 

NEXT WBG CONNECTS GENERAL MEETING
March 10, 2017
Breakfast Meeting – 7:15AM – 9AM
Location: Wellesley Community Center (219 Washington St., Wellesley)

Mary Truong, Executive Director of the Massachusetts Office for Refugees and Immigrants

In May 2015, Governor Baker appointed Mary Truong to serve as the Executive Director of the Massachusetts Office for Refugees and Immigrants (ORI). ORI is primarily federally funded and serves as the refugee resettlement coordinators office. The mission of the agency is to integrate refugees and immigrants into the fabric of the Commonwealth. Primary service provisions for the agency include: citizenship, workforce development and training, health programming, and other service provisions touching populations across the life-span and across the state.
Prior to joining ORI, Mary served as director of external relations and patient relations at Dorchester House. She served for five years in various management positions at Carney Hospital. Additionally, Mary has served on many boards including: Boston Human Rights Commission, the Boston Chinatown Neighborhood Center, the Dorchester Board of Trade, the Greater Boston Habitats For Humanity, the Massachusetts Vietnamese-American Women’s League, and a Co-founder for nation’s first Vietnamese-American Community Center . Mary also had an extensive banking background, serving as Vice President for FleetBoston & Bank of America’s Corporate Community Development Department for 10 years.
Mary was born in Vietnam and immigrated with her family to the United States as a young teen in the 1970s. She has committed her career to linking communities, increasing opportunities for integration among children, youth, families and individuals, and continues to strive as a beacon for integration based efforts.
Mary currently lives with her husband Nam Pham.

For complete membership and registration information, visit www.wbgconnects.com/join-now. Dues are $275 per year.

Please feel free to contact us with any questions!
Treasurer: Nicole Barrick at nicoleb@wrand.com
Membership: Elise Gebhardt at elise@jgelectricco.com
President: Jen Moran at jennifer.moran@ampf.com