Highlights of Presidency:
WBASNY started sending out board agendas and materials to all board members before the Board meeting so members would know what was being discussed. WBANSY held a massive statewide voter registration drive that received an award from NYSBA. WBASNY took a trip to Iceland. WBASNY advocated for lactation rooms in the court houses. WBASNY participated in Habitat for Humanity Projects. More chapters participated in Read Across America. Record number of attendees at Lobby Day. WBASNY first drive for menstruation products for women in need. WBASNY was invited by the Governor’s office to meet with Governor’s Counsel and provide input for the Governor’s Women’s Agenda. WBASNY held a CLE the evening before the January Board meeting with members of the Governor’s Office. WBASNY worked closely with NYSBA and created a DV task force that created a tool kit for bar associations to create pro bono clinics.
Reflections on WBASNY at 40:
WBASNY continues to create new leaders and grow. It fulfills the mission daily and continues to be a unified voice for women attorneys in NY State.