About Bridges Unite

Our Mission

We were born to accelerate the professional growth of women by helping them achieve their dreams and become financially independent following their passion. 

Our Purpose

To leverage the power of networking, education and passion to support each other and transform our environment & communities. 

Our Values

Real: We all show up as we are - transparent, honest and with out true face forth.

Inclusive: We value diversity of age, ethnicity, gender, religion, ability, experience and more. Diversity is key to success.

Curiosity: We are always learning and looking for new and efficient ways to carry our work.

Our Work

Bridges Unite is a community of passionate, independent and ambitious women who have come together to make this a better world. Through our platform we want to help other women be heard, and be the launchpad for their dreams, no matter how big or small.

Meet Team Bridges Unite

Meet Team Bridges Unite

Debra Natasha Pogorelsky

Founder & Chief Passion Officer

Rasheedah Surakat


Ana Ruiz

Growth & Live Content Director

Marianna Schiavino

Chief Product Officer

Sara Vigil

Chief Growth Officer

Carolina Roldan

Social Media Strategist

Cristina Serarols

Chief Creative Officer

Kathleen Kowall

Social Media Content

Vicky Van Der Eerdewijk

Journalist & Content Producer

Juliana Jaramillo

Writer & Editor

Victoria Ormaechea

Marketing Strategist

Sofia Valassidis

Communications Strategist

Susana Yanez

Corporate Events 

Carolina Roldan

Social Media Strategist

Susana Munari

Event Planning Specialist

Carolina Roldan

Social Media Strategist

Our Advisors

Veronica Korbenfeld

Former VP Strategy, Disney