Tuesday, November 24, 2020

Eileen Recchia Elected Executive Officer of AAUW

Eileen Recchia

Eileen Recchia

Eileen Recchia of Edgewater Court, Marco Island, was elected an Executive Officer for the American Association of University Women Florida at the State’s Annual Convention held recently in Sarasota, FL. Effective July 1, she will be entering her second two-year term as Director for Development. As Director, Eileen is responsible for implementing AAUW’s Fellowship, Grants and Research Programs; Legal Advocacy Programs; and other fundraising programs established by the national organization AAUW and/or AAUW Florida.
Eileen has been an active member of AAUW Marco Island for nine years and has served as Vice President for Membership and President. For the past two years she has been Co-Chair of the Branch’s Annual Author’s Luncheon.

The American Association of University Women advances equity for women and girls through advocacy, education, philanthropy, and research. Founded in 1881, AAUW is open to all graduates who hold an associate or equivalent, baccalaureate, or higher degree from a qualified educational institution, a degree from a foreign institution recognized by the International Federation of University Women (IFUW), or a foreign degree acceptable as a basis for admission to graduate schools at regionally accredited universities in the United States, as well as students enrolled at qualified educational institutions. AAUW Florida is represented by branches in 42 Florida communities and 2,448 members and 1000 Members-at-Large. AAUW Florida was founded on March 30, 1929.

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