Meet the Team

The Empowered Women Circles team share

the vision of a better future for professional women.

We're driven by the mission that there is a better way for organizations to support their female workforce—allowing for greater collaboration between professional women and a higher return on investment for companies.

Leadership

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Catherine Hansen, MD

Founder & CEO

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Barbara Frensel

VP of Business Development

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Milisa Burns

Lead Coach & Facilitator

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Migdalia Hernandez

Operations Director

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About Dr. Catherine Hansen

With 20+ years practicing medicine, Dr. Hansen has expanding beyond the office walls to help organizations improve bottom-line productivity through supporting female employee health & wellness. 

 

Dr. Hansen facilitates a community forum and offers several customizable on-line programs to organizations that need powerful, useable, safe and effective health and wellness information for women employees.

 

Dr. Hansen completed a residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology followed by a fellowship in Sexual Health, a Certification in Menopause and a strong alignment with an integrative approach to care. After realizing her strong desire to educate she completed a Master of Public Health at Johns Hopkins University and has witnessed life-changing results as a Certified Transformational Coach and Facilitator.

 

In 2020, Dr. Hansen was honored with the Spirit of Military Families award for her facilitation of programs for Military Family Services (U.S.). She has been interviewed by multiple media outlets, runs a Woman to Woman column and shares a revealing Wellness Blog.