WBC Staff

Ella Frye, Director of the Women's Business Center of Cincinnati
Spearheading the Women's Business Center in Cincinnati is Ella Frye, as Executive Director. In her role, Ella will launch the Cincinnati office, promoting ECDI lending and training services, establishing relationships with community members, raising company awareness, and of course disbursing loans! Ella comes to ECDI with 30 years of professional experience in economic development, small business development and consulting.
 
Nicole Liatos, Director of the Women's Business of Northern Ohio

Nicole is the Director of the Women’s Business Center, of Northern Ohio, powered by the Economic and Community Development Institute (ECDI). Nicole’s responsibilities include implementing new WBC entrepreneurship curriculums and programming, one-on-one coaching, organizing and leading training and workshops, and managing the day-to-day operations. Nicole cultivates relationships within the community and works to ensure WBC is able to execute on its goals to level the playing field for women entrepreneurs, who still face unique obstacles in the world of business today; by providing the much-needed support system, coaching, and fundamentals that the WBC offers. Nicole has worked closely with the WBC for the past two and a half years as the Program Manager. As an entrepreneurial-minded individual, Nicole brings a vast knowledge of business strategy. She has worked across a range of industries to deliver programs that aligned with the organization’s strategic vision.

nliatos@ecdi.org

Aminata Soko, Interim Director of the Women's Business of Central Ohio

Aminata Soko is the Interim Director of the Women's Business of Central Ohio.

asoko@ecdi.org

Korin Green, Program Manager, Women's Business Center of Northern Ohio
Lisa Banks, Program Administrator, Women's Business Center of Central Ohio
Mauri Griffin, Program Administrator, Women's Business Center of Cincinnati