The FWA is happy to announce that our new Interim Executive Director, Amy Geffen, will start on Monday, June 8th.
Amy is a professional with a good deal of experience as a non-profit executive. She worked for the American Society of Mechanical Engineers (non-profit association of engineers) for 10 years and then spent four years as the New York President and CEO of the New York Society of Security Analysts (NYSSA) and was most recently IED of the Unitarian Church of All Souls.
Amy is a member of the American Society of Association Executives, the New York Society of Association Executives (and is on the Education Committee) and the American Society of Training and Development. She earned a PhD at New York University, MA at Harvard University and a BA (Phi Beta Kappa) at Brooklyn College. Amy is proficient in French and Spanish.
Amy is aware that we will now launch the search for a full-time Executive Director. That process is scheduled to begin on June 16 with the search firm Howe Lewis.