SUFFERN, N.Y. -- A group of Rockland Business Association's Women's Leadership Council members met with NYS Lieutenant Governor Kathy Hochul at Rockland Community College on Aug. 30.
Discussions centered around advancing women in the workplace and encouraging women to take on leadership roles. The women shared stories and discussed issues of concern. As the Lieutenant Governor tours the state, she will report her findings on the state of women today to Governor Cuomo.
Seated left to right: Anita Levine, Apple Bank for Savings; Edie Haughney, Ameriprise Financial Services; Joan Neumann, Rockland Business Association; Lieutenant Governor Kathy Hochul; Debra Boening, Oak Beverages, Inc.; Dr. Mary Leahy, Good Samaritan Hospital;
Standing second row: Marlen Bracho, Third Generaltion Enterprises; Luisa Echon, People's United Bank; Fran Reinstein, Fran & Co.; Bonnie Werk, TD Bank; Diane Serratore, People to People; Suzanne Copeland, Sterling National Bank; Michele Koury, Crystal Run Healthcare; Alison Bender Kellner, Home Instead Senior Care; Ann Byne, The Byne Group; Julie Wendholt, Morgan Stanley
Third row: Larissa Delo, People's United Bank, Lena Bodin, People Resource Strategies; Lucy Redzeposki, Rockland County Economic Growth & Tourism, Office of the County Executive and Doreen Briglia, Rockland Business Association