100 Women Downingtown

Meet the Leaders


Krista Finegan is a life-long resident of Chester County and loves supporting the local community. She has spent her career in the financial services industry. Krista is married and a proud Mom to three boys.  You can often find her cheering on a soccer field, running, or at the Jersey shore.


Melissa Herrmann has lived in Chester County for almost 24 years with her husband Steve and loves being a part of the community. She has two children who are both active in the community as well. Melissa is president of SSRS, a social science research firm.  She enjoys volunteering and helping in the community and also finds ways to share her love of volunteerism through SSRS’s Goodwill Committee. 


Michele Dunleavy has called Chester County home for almost 24 years with her husband Kevin and four kids, now nearly all grown & flown. She continues to enjoy a career within the pharmaceutical industry and is passionate about collaborations that help people thrive. In addition to supporting local community events, Michele can be found walking the area’s trails with friends, corralling her family’s three dogs and finding creative ways to hang out with her family.  


Originally from NYC, Teri has called Downingtown home for the past 18 years where she lives with her husband Jon and her 4 kids and 2 dogs. Teri worked in various HR roles before she became a realtor in 2010 which she has been doing ever since.  In her free time, Teri enjoys being with the family, entertaining, traveling, being involved in the community, and playing way too much tennis.