Meet your 2017-2018 SIA Leadership!
Elections for the upcoming year are now complete. Dawn Marie Lemonds, SI/Newport Harbor Area, CA (Desert Coast Region), will serve as 2017-2018 president, and Elizabeth Di Geronimo Annicchiarico, SI/Miranda, Venezuela (America del Sur Region), will serve as president-elect.
Congratulations to the newly elected 2017-2019 board members: Julieta Armendariz de Lopez, SI/La Mesa, Mexico (Mexico/Centroamerica Region); Bonnie Domonchuk, SI/Cambridge, Ontario (Eastern Canada Region); Minda Garcia, SI/Founder Manila (Philippines Region); Sherry Pearson, SI/Los Banos, CA (Sierra Pacific Region); Michiko Shoji, SI/Atsugi, Japan (Japan Higashi Region); and Toshiko Ryomoto, SI/Osaka-Kita, Japan (Japan Chuo Region). They will join continuing 2016-2018 board members Nobuko Fujii, SI/Imabari, Japan (Japan Nishi Region); Karen Cromer Johnson, SI/Twin Cities, MN (North Central Region); Kathy King, SI/Klamath Falls, OR (Northwestern Region); Heidi McNamar, SI/Greater Hartford, CT (Northeastern Region); Mariza Schuster Bueno, SI/Rio Negro, Brazil (Brazil Region); and “Tina” Wei-Kang Pan, SI/Taipei, Taiwan (Taiwan Region).
The SIA Board recently completed its appointments to the Fundraising Council. Congratulations to the newly appointed 2017-2019 members: Ohran Choe, SI/Daegu, Korea (Korea Region); Kelly Fogarty, SI/Manhattan Beach, CA (Camino Real Region); and Tracy Scala, SI/Farmington Valley, CT (Northeastern Region). They join continuing 2016-2018 members Lee Ann Cochran, SI/Columbus and Franklin County, OH (Midwestern Region), and Paloma Papa, SI/Taguig, Philippines (Philippines Region). The SIA Board has appointed Tracy Scala as the 2017-2018 Fundraising Council chair.
Tickets are still available for the SIA Recognition Banquet! Don’t miss the fun! Join us in beautiful Toronto, Canada, on June 24 to celebrate our accomplishments and our outgoing and incoming leadership. Visit the SIA Meetings/Convention page to plan your trip today!