AMEN Steering Committee

           
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Moderator
Russell Roide, S.J.
           
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Chair
Martha Lazarakis

The Chair oversees and facilitates activities, events and communications with the general AMEN membership, and adheres to the AMEN bylaws and mission statement. She communicates with Bellarmine and the AMEN Advisor. The Chair also oversees and facilitates the AMEN Steering Committee in its monthly meetings and duties, prepares meeting agendas, obtains reports, and promotes consensus.

           
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Chair-Elect
Suzanne Taves

The Co-Chair shadows the Chair for a year, and then becomes Chair the following year.  She supports the Chair, helps with communications, and collects final reports.

           
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Advisor
Nancy Franich

The Advisor offers historical perspective to the AMEN Steering Committee.

       
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Alumni Liaison
Terri Chapman

The Alumni Liaison serves as resource and communication liaison between AMEN and the BMG and recruits AMEN Moms to assist at specific BMG events.

 
Correspondence
Jackie Sturm

The Corresponding Secretary sends correspondence cards, including Birthday, Christmas, Get Well, Sympathy and Thinking of You cards on behalf of AMEN.

           
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Fall Dinner
Kim Loquaci & Megan Billinger

The Co-Chairs plan and create invitations, menu, décor, and event program for an annual Fall Dinner. They also coordinate with BCP kitchen staff and Amen Steering Committee members to facilitate the event.

   
Fundraising
Kathy Pollard & Carol Wolf

Fundraising chairs maintain an inventory of Bellarmine Coasters, Ornaments, and Bell Necklaces and sell these items at four school events. They also stock the Campus Store with these items and work closely with the AMEN Treasurer to maintain accounts.

 
 
Historian
Abby Baker

The Historian attends AMEN sponsored events, photographs the events and forwards the photos to the Website Chair for posting to the web.

           
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Interest Groups
Lynn Hillebrecht

The Interest Group Liaison gathers monthly updates from AMEN Interest groups and communicates this information to the AMEN Steering Committee and AMEN Webmaster.

           
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Membership
Mari Donnelly

The Membership Chair encourages and manages AMEN membership through mailings to new grad moms and past AMEN members, keeps an updated list of members and distributes this list to event chairs as needed.

           
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Retreat
Rosemary Fernandez & Lisa Daniels

The Retreat Chairs organize an AMEN retreat by arranging date, venue, invitation, and facilitator.  The retreat is  usually scheduled in February and includes Mass.

           
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Secretary
Kathy Ready

The Recording Secretary takes minutes at all monthly Board Meetings and the General Meetings, emails minutes for review prior to Steering Committee meetings, and presents final revisions for approval at the following Steering Committee meetings.

 
 


Spring Dinner
Mistyn Block & Nancy Jolliff

The Co-Chairs plan and create invitations, menu, décor, and event program for an annual Spring Dinner. They also coordinate with BCP kitchen staff and Amen Steering Committee members to facilitate event.

           
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Treasurer
Milan Patel

Serves as resource to AMEN Steering Committee members, liaison between AMEN and BCP Finance, tracks revenue and expenses, prepares budgets and financial documents, reconciles BCP financial reports with treasurer’s records, and provides monthly financial updates to the AMEN Steering Committee. 

           
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Website
Carrie Maietta

The webmaster maintains the AMEN website by posting communications, news, events and photos. She also sends out a monthly electronic newsletter and works with Bellarmine staff and technology to stay updated.