The April issue of The People We Are is online! You will find a colorful package with lots of resources, articles and materials on jewels, inclusive design, art, communication and lots more.

The member feature is on Laura Rizzi, the Social Director or PWA. She is an archeologist with a passion for art, fashion and flowers. Laura is From Milan, but she moved to Rome to found her own tailor-visit company and cultural association, L’Altra Roma. You can read the story I wrote on her on pages 8 and 9.

You will find all the current candidates for the 2017-18 PWA Board. A mix of Italian-American-Lithuanian-Ukrainian-German professional women are looking forward to creating a great season of events and growth occasions for us all. We are still looking for a Secretary and Newsletter Editor, so please forward your candidacy to

You will find fun photos from our March Conference on Personal Safety with Mark Baxter and the April Speed Networking event at Hespresso. I put together some physical and online resources on Inclusive Design. Community Director Cristiana Montani Natalucci writes about the importance of Communication and Social Director Laura Rizzi presents artist Giovanni Boldini. The series of poems by Elvira la Rocca and paintings by Rossana Chiani is continued with a new theme. So wait no more, start browsing!

If you’d like to contribute to The People We Are, send us your photos, articles, news, milestones & more for the Mary issue by May 10th. Send your stories to ― it’s your mouthpiece, make the most of it!

Happy readings,