2016 Women of Influence

2016 Women of Influence


2016 WOMAN OF INFLUENCE: Angie Wethington

Vice President, Development and Asset Management Browning Investments LLC
Angie Wethington was recently inducted into the Midwest Real Estate News Hall of Fame, thanks in part to more than 33.6 million square feet of property deals with an estimated $1.5 billion value.
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2016 WOMAN OF INFLUENCE: Susanne Wasson

U.S. Commercial Leader, Crop Protection Dow AgroSciences
The top woman in a commercial role in the 9,000-employee agricultural chemical giant, Wasson sits on the president/CEO’s Global Leadership Team and has served as treasurer and chairwoman of the finance committee of the Indiana Humanities board of directors.
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2016 WOMAN OF INFLUENCE: Shelly Towns

Senior Vice President, Product Angie’s List
Able to evolve with an evolving company, Shelly Towns has helped shape Angie’s List while extending her influence into the tech community on the TechPoint board.
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Chief Information Officer Eli Lilly and Co.
Before her promotion in July, Aarti Shah was global brand development leader for ixekizumab, a new psoriasis drug marketed under the brand name Taltz. That’s just one of several life-changing drugs she has managed through multiple phases of development.
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Vice President, Talent High Alpha
After helping grow the ExactTarget recruiting team from five to 45, M.T. Ray now attracts talent to High Alpha’s portfolio companies—including Lessonly, Sigstr, ClearScholar, Zylo and Doxly.
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2016 WOMAN OF INFLUENCE: Jennifer Ping

Principal and Managing Director, Strategic Business Services Bose Public Affairs Group LLC and Bose Government Strategies LLC
The former chairwoman of the Marion County Republican Party, Jennifer Ping is a principal at one of the leading public affairs firms in the state, specializing in legislative and executive branch lobbying, and political consulting.
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2016 WOMAN OF INFLUENCE: Anne Waltermann Murphy

Senior Vice President, Government Relations Community Health Network
A Governor’s Distinguished Service Award recipient, Anne Waltermann Murphy joined Community Health Network in 2010, where she helped shape HIP 2.0, the expansion of the state’s Healthy Indiana Plan.
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2016 WOMAN OF INFLUENCE: Robyn L. Moberly

Chief Judge, U.S. Bankruptcy Court, Southern District of Indiana
The first female judge of the U.S. Bankruptcy Court in Indiana, Robyn Moberly served as president of the Indiana Judges Association and is currently president of the Indianapolis Bar Association.
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2016 WOMAN OF INFLUENCE: Virginia Merkel

Managing Director, Investments Wells Fargo Advisors LLC
A champion fundraiser for the American Red Cross, Virginia Merkel founded its Indiana Tiffany Circle, growing it from two members to 24, who collectively contribute $240,000 annually.
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