Commitment to Community
I am an involved member of our community, and am active in a number of local organizations that help make Ithaca and Tompkins County a better place to live and do business.
Better Business Bureau: Member since 2006; AAA rating.
Downtown Business Women’s Alliance: Member since 2012.
Dryden Democratic Committee: Member since 2007.
Ithaca Rotary Club: Board member, 2010-2011; Chair of the Rotary Roses fund raiser; I have been a member since 2002. Funds raised through Rotary Roses stayed in Tompkins County and were used for community grants to support local agencies.
Running 2 Places: Secretary of the Board since 2012; Board of Directors since 2011; member since 2011. I sponsor at least one show each season.
Tompkins County Democratic Committee: Member since 2008.
Cancer Resource Center of the Finger Lakes: I support this organization through financial contributions, engaging in their fund raising activities and as a sponsor for the 5K run/walk that is held each year.
Hospicare in Tompkins County: I support this organization through financial contributions to their fundraisers each year, especially the Women Swimmin’ event.
SPCA: I support this organization through financial contributions, and pet adoption.
Special Olympics: I support this organization through financial contributions every year and have done so since College.