Women in eDiscovery

Women in eDiscovery (WiE) is a vibrant organization that provides educational opportunities regarding technology in the legal industry to its members. The organization offers networking and leadership avenues, promotes personal and professional growth of women, and donates mentoring and charitable contributions to its communities. WiE incorporates a broad network of women volunteers who uplift and support each other and work together to recognize and honor each other’s achievements. WiE is comprised of professionals within the legal industry including attorneys, litigation support professionals, paralegals, legal IT staff, court reporters, consultants, recruiters and vendors.

Since its inception in 2007, Women in eDiscovery has grown globally to more than 4,000 members and more than 25 chapters. The Executive Board has appointed Regional Directors that work in conjunction with each member elected Chapter Board.



The co-founders of Women in eDiscovery are Lana SchellShawnna Hoffman-Childress, and Margaret Havinga


Executive Board Members

The Executive Directors are committed to providing the leadership and guidance necessary to set the organization on a successful path. This team believes in hard work, good communication and proper handling of operations.


Lana Schell Email

Co-founder and Executive Director 

Margaret Havinga - Email

Co-founder and Executive Director 

Amy Bowser-Rollins - Email

Executive Director, Former National Assistant Director, Former Washington DC Chapter Director

Beth Finkle - Email

Executive Director, Former East Coast and International Regional Director

Amy Juers - Email

Executive Director, Former National Director Marketing and Public Relations, Former Minneapolis/St. Paul Chapter Director

Jacalyn Rosborough - Email

Executive Director, Former Central Regional Director, Former Minneapolis/St. Paul Chapter Director

Email all Executive Directors

Regional Directors

Laney Altamar - Email
Southeast Regional Director

Joy Murao - Email
Southwest Regional Director

Dianne Humes - Email
Northeast Regional Director

Beth Palmer - Email
Northwest Regional Director

Kaylee Walstad - Email
Central Regional Director


Former Executive Directors

Shawnna Hoffman-Childress
Co-founder and Executive Director May 2007 - March 2014