Judge Sylvia Hinds-Radix expected to take helm
REMSEN STREET — Tonight the Brooklyn Women’s Bar Association (BWBA) will elect its new officers, board members and state delegates.
Voting on the proposed slate will take place at a meeting of the general membership tonight, at 5:30 p.m., at the Brooklyn Bar Association Meeting Hall at 123 Remsen St. in Brooklyn Heights.
Attorney Lisa Schreibersdorf, the current BWBA president and chairperson of the 2012 BWBA Nominating Committee, has submitted for approval the following persons for officers and board members:
President - Hon. Sylvia Hinds-Radix
President-Elect - Holly E. Peck
Vice President - Sue Novick Wasko
Vice President - John Coffey
Vice President - Hon. Ellen Spodek
Corresponding Secretary - Hon. Marsha Steinhardt
Recording Secretary - Jeannie Costello
Treasurer - Joy Thompson
Hon. Genine Edwards, Hon. Sylvia Ash, Hon. Joanne Quinones, Sara Gozo, Pamela Elisofon, Barbara Grcevic, Hon. Lisa Ottley, Hon. Margaret Chan, Lillian Wan, Helene Blank, BB Liu, Natoya McGhie, Derafim Neckles, Joanne Minsky Cohen, Carrie Anne Cavallo.
BWBA’s WBASNY DELEGATES
Elaine Avery, Theresa Ciccotto, Hon. Deborah Kaplan, Hon. Nancy Bannon.
The members of the Nominating Committee were Elaine N. Avery, Hon. Nancy Bannon, Meredith Lusthaus, Barbara Grcevic and Lisa Schreibersdorf.
In regard to the umbrella organization, the Women’s Bar Association of the State of New York (WBASNY), the association’s president-elect, Maureen Maney, will automatically succeed to the position of president on June 1.
The WBASNY Nominations Committee, consisting of representatives of every chapter, including the BWBA, has nominated the following slate (with chapter affiliation noted) for the remaining officer positions for the 2012-2013 term:
President-Elect - Donna E. Frosco (Westchester)
Vice President - Andrea Composto (Brooklyn)
Vice President - Irene V. Villacci (Nassau)
Vice President - Jacqueline P. Flug (Bronx)
Treasurer - Maureen Crush (Orange-Sullivan)
Corres. Secretary - Amy Baldwin Litman (Rockland)
Record. Secretary - Annette Hasapidis (Westchester)
The WBASNY Annual Membership Meeting also takes place tonight.