Meet the Team

Frédérique Irwin

Founder & CEO

Frédérique is the Founder and CEO of Her Corner. She has spoken on the topic of the state of women and entrepreneurship at The White House, The U.S. State Department, as well as companies such as Marriott, Chobani, Microsoft, AstraZenica, TD Bank, and others. She teaches entrepreneurship at the Kogod School of Business at American University and she holds an MBA from William & Mary and a BA from Davidson College.

Quirky Fact: English is her third language

She Can’t Live Without: Champagne


Kimberly Berger

President & COO

Kimberly is the President and COO of Her Corner. She is an active angel investor with a passion for women-owned companies. She has worked with venture-backed companies and large publicly traded companies specifically in the areas of digital marketing and strategy consulting. She holds an MBA from the Wharton School with a focus in Marketing and Finance and a BA from the University of Pennsylvania.

Quirky Fact: Grew up in Hawaii

She Can’t Live Without: Ice Cream


Kim Bulger

Community Manager

Kim is the Community Manager at Her Corner, connecting members online and at events to share advice, ideas and support to grow their businesses. A business owner herself, she loves nothing more than helping women entrepreneurs connect and thrive. She holds a MS in Marketing and has taught Digital Media at Georgetown. Kim loves running, boating and the beach.

Quirky Fact: Loves adventures (racing sailboats to climbing Mt. Kilimanjaro)

She Can’t Live Without: Beach visits

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Amanda Magoffin

Operations Manager

Amanda is the Operations Manager at Her Corner. She is the glue between our accelerator members and the community and she is a great bet to help you find a particular resource within Her Corner. She believes that when you set your mind to a task, anything is achievable with hard work and determination. She’s also a self proclaimed adrenaline junky, foodie & blogger.

Quirky Fact:
I don’t eat anything in one bite…even bite-sized food

She Can’t Live Without: Books

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Bernadette Mead

Communications Intern

Bernadette is an undergraduate student at American University’s Kogod School of Business majoring in Business Administration and Finance. Bernadette also supports many causes that benefit underserved children in her community. In her free time, she can be found swimming, playing the piano, eating great food, spending time with children, and creating new adventures.


Quirky fact:  Bernadette was born and raised in the Philippines.

She can’t live without: Chai Latte and Toblerone.

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