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American Association of University Women
Lake/Sumter (FL) Branch
2022-23 Branch Leadership

Board of Directors


Each office has one vote on Board issues. Where two people share an office, each person has one-half vote.


Executive Committee


The Executive Committee is composed of elected officers and directors.


President                                                                            Anne Sobocinski

Presidents-Elect                            Helen Gozdanovic & Joanie Schmidt

Directors of Programs                    Carolyn Pasquale & Bonnie Weaver

Directors of Membership                 Gay Birchard & Karen Pickelsimer

Directors of Finance                          Barbara Fieldman & Debra Gately

Secretaries                                 Judith Anderson & Jennifer Thompson


Appointed Directors


Three members of the Board of Directors are appointed by the co-Presidents and approved by a majority of Board members.


Director of Communications                                                  Beth Hicks

Director of Fundraising                                                                      open

Directors of Public Policy                 Susan Gold & Jeannie Hamilton

2022-2023 Branch Committees & Appointed Chairs

Standing Committees


Standing Committees are chaired by the Directors appointed by the co-Presidents and approved by a majority of Board members.


Communications Committee                                                  Beth Hicks

Fundraising Committee                                                                      open

Public Policy Committee                   Susan Gold & Jeannie Hamilton           


Operations Committees


Operations Committee chairs are engaged by the co-Presidents.


AAUW Funds                                                                         Diane Geach

Angel Books                                                                           Liz Schweers

Bylaws and Policies           Diane Reichert, Judy Bonn, Anne Wilkins

Diversity, Equity & Inclusion (DEI)                                Jacquie Latzer

Dropbox Manager                                                         Carolee Litwinka

E-Mail Distribution                                                       Carolee Litwinka

Historian                                                                               Ginny Rivera

Hospitality                                                                                            open

Newsletter                                                                                 Beth Hicks

Scholarship                                                                            Kathy Mason

Summer Breakfasts                                                              Gay Birchard

Sunshine                                                                             Linda Macleod

Tech Team                                                                                            open

Tech Trek                                                                               Liz Schweers

Zoom Administrator                                                     Carolee Litwinka

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