Women's Economic Imperative

Driving Change​

“It is critical to build on the successes gained and leverage WEI’s global voice to advocate for more resources for women entrepreneurs”​

-Amadou Mahtar Ba, Chair of the WEI Board of Directors​

​WEI is committed to mobilizing support and spearheading initiatives designed to empower women to thrive within the global economy – encouraging growth and innovation, enhancing corporate performance and boosting economies to drive socioeconomic and environmental progress. ​

Janiece Welcome Bio

Janiece Welcome has worked for several years in the fields of management, administration and education. She has developed her management and administration experience in a number of different large corporations, including Starbucks Coffee Company. In addition, she has worked with AmeriCorps Project Change and the Montgomery County Public Schools. 

Her commitment to incorporating diversity into her project management work contributed to her successful completion of projects and increased the impact of her efforts in effecting progressive change within her community.

Janiece is a leader, whose outstanding customer service and drive shines through her work. She has extensive operational and technical skills.

Janiece attended Arizona State University, where she received her Bachelor of Science degree. She has completed a training program at the Project Management Institute and is currently pursuing her certification in Project Management.