Meet Our Awesome Team

Karen Bate

Karen B. Bate

Founder & Co-Host

Karen founded AWE in 2014 with enthusiastic support from many of her fellow women business owners to provide a community of support, encouragement and inspiration for all the awesome women who have taken the leap into entrepreneurship.

Evelyn Powers

Evelyn Powers

Co-Founder & Co-Host 

Evelyn is the creative and digital strategist for AWE. Twenty-five years as a solopreneur taught her that building a social, supportive community with other business women is vital and wants AWE to be a path for women entrepreneurs to accomplish their goals.

Our Board of Advisors

Angelica Talan

Blogger, Social Media Influencer

Maritza Lizama

Bilingual Marketing and PR

Ginny Wright

Fitness and Wellness Coach

Maura Fredericks

Business Coach

Robin Gordon

CPA, Personal Financial Specialist

Tara Claeys

Web Development Advisor