American Business Women’s Association

Our mission is to bring together business women of diverse occupations and provide opportunities for them to help themselves and others grow personally and professionally through leadership, education, networking support, and national recognition.

November Business Meeting

November 19, 2019

The Club Continental | 2143 Astor Street Orange Park, FL 32073

Christmas Celebration

December 10, 2019

The Club Continental | 2143 Astor Street Orange Park, FL 32073

Connect, learn and grow in the
American Business Women’s Association

Whether you are starting a new business, jump-starting a career, or searching for a job, the American Business Women’s Association is the place to be.  Your membership in ABWA offers you a portfolio of benefits to fuel your personal and professional growth.

Enhance your business acumen in the Apex Campus, our exclusive online learning portal.  Grow your professional network by attending ABWA’s National Women’s Leadership Conference. Stay current on business concepts and topics with your complimentary subscriptions to ABWA’s Women in Business® Magazine and Achieve Newsletters.  And, save thousands of dollars on discounted business products and services!

Make an investment in you – join the leading association for working women and women business owners, the American Business Women’s Association.

Orange Park Charter Chapter

Executive Board

Dr. April Murdaugh


Denise Boykin

Vice President

Lynn mccarthy


Paula stevens




Jen Almendarez

Stella & Dot

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lequita brooks,
msw, lcsw

Self-Care Therapist
Therapy Topia 

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Kim D’Ambrosio, L.M.T.

The Muscle Doctor


Ryle Lancaster

Hands in Housing


lynn mccarthy

Guardian Ad Litem 
Florida’s 4th District


Julie Payton

Mortgage Loan Originator 
“I Am The Game Changer”


shannon spangler saxon

Pomoco Nissan
Sales Manager


epiphany Allen


Autumn andrews


denise boykin


lequita brooks
beth brown


crystal cascante


lynne chafee


denise daniels


heather dávila


marilyn devries


viv dietrich


mary estevez


phyllis evenson


dr. june gentle


brandy julian


phyllis keener


gloria lamar


barbara lane


heather lawson


cella logan


connie meyer


dr. april murdaugh


jamie muyres


emily pate


judy purvis


michele riley


mary schott


paula sing


grace staten


paula stevens


hon. connie thomas


kris turpin


pat walker


trish whatley


eliza williamson


Karen Woulf 


Denise Y. Boykin, MSM, MA

ABWA Member Since 2018
Denise is the Financial Center Manager at Fifth Third Bank (Fleming Island, Florida), one of the top performing banks in the country with a heritage over 150 years. Using future-oriented thinking, Denise provides her clients with strategic financial solutions to help them achieve their financial potential and build a secure future. Denise holds an MA in Strategic Management and Organizational Leadership from Indiana Wesleyan University and a BS in Business Management from University of Phoenix. She is a member of the Clay County Chamber of Commerce and is working on building the link between her passion for ABWA and the Chamber. A relatively new member, Denise has nonetheless stepped up to the plate and isserving as the chapter’s Vice President for the 2019-2020 ABWA year.

Thank you, Denise!!!!!


Empowering Women through Educational Scholarships

Today’s scholarship recipients are tomorrow’s leaders.  ABWA members have provided opportunities for women to achieve their personal and professional best by championing educational opportunities through the Stephen Bufton Memorial Educational Fund (SBMEF). Since 1953, SBMEF has awarded almost 18 million dollars in scholarships to more than 17,000 women. To learn more about available scholarships, go to

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